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I purchased something online and never received the product, but their business is located in a different state. Can I have a lawyer represent me in small claims court? If so, will the attorney's fees be covered in the settlement?
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There are a handful of states that don't allow attorneys at all in small claims court. If you reply to this question thread and tell me where you want to sue, I can tell you if lawyers are allowed. But you can expect to pay your own attorney fees, win or lose. They will not be accorded as part of a small claims judgment.

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