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Can someone help me draw up an generic affidavit?

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Can someone help me draw up an generic affidavit?

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What are you looking to accomplish with the affidavit? What court, government agency, or what party would it be submitted to?

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

It is a statement to the court about a sequence of events that occurred, upon which the affidavit would serve as my testimony

Ok, but what type of case? Also, please forgive any delay in responding. It is a little busy tonight with other customers that I am responding to and since I will need to write out a sample for you, please give me a little time. Thank you.

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

It's going to be a civil case

Are you a party to the action or just a witness?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Just a witness


One last question for you (I hope) so that I can give you the correct example, is it or will it be a state civil case or a federal civil case?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


Ok, here is a sample that I believe that you can cut and paste and also, do not worry about getting it exact. You are a witness, not a party, and you are self-represented, so they should not be that strict as to the form that you submit your Affidavit in (choose County Court or District Court and erase the one that it is not:

County Court District Court

__________________ County, Colorado

Court Address:





Attorney or Party Without Attorney (Name and Address):

Phone Number: E-mail:

FAX Number: Atty. Reg. #:

Case Number:

Division Courtroom


I ________[your name]________________________________________, declare under oath that I am 18 years or older and not a party to the action and I state the following:

1. [divide each of your statements into bullet numbered points, the simpler it is to read, the better it is]





6. [and keep adding numbers until you are done]

I declare under penalty of perjury that I have read this affidavit and the statements contained are true to the best of my knowledge.

______________________________________ Name (Print or type)

Subscribed and affirmed, or sworn to before me in the County of ______________________, State of _______________, this ___________ day of _______________, 20 _______.

My Commission Expires: ________________________ ___________________________________________ Notary Public

That should be more than enough.

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Perfect, thanks for your help! Who can notarize this for me?

Any notary that is not a relative of yours or a party to the case.