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I am trying to sue my for my business partner for $150,000

in New York State. I...
I am trying to sue my for my business partner for $150,000 in New York State. I cannot afford an attorney at the moment but I have about 50 ever evidence showing my claim.what are the steps should I want to do it myself?
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I'm sorry to hear about your situation and hope I can help.

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Can you tell me where in New York state you'd be suing?
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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

Queens County

Hello Nelson,

You would need to file a complaint in the Supreme Court for Queens County New York and have it served on your business partner.

The complaint would need to detail each and every cause of action that you have against your friend, but you need not include supporting documentation with the initial complaint.

After you serve the complaint, your business partner will be required to answer the complaint.

At that point, you can make a motion for summary judgment or request to proceed through to trial.

Here is information on serving the summons on your partner (the defendant):

http://www.nycourts.gov/courts/nyc/civil/forms/InpersonInstructions.pdf

And here is information regarding the Supreme Court of New York for Queens County, Civil Term:

http://www.nycourts.gov/courts/11jd/supreme/civilterm/index.shtml


You can and may also want to consider filing for alternative dispute resolution if you would rather have your case decided by an arbitrator.

I hope the above information is helpful.

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Thanks and best of luck!

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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

Thankfully thanks

Thank you Nelson and best of luck!
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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

once again thank you Joseph. If I need further information I will definitely contact you.

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