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I filed a suit in small claims, the defendant hired a attorney and countersued me for more and had the case transfered to the circuit court,but wont follow through and i want to file my case in the higher court where can i get the forms to do this or how can i do this?
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Thank you for using Just Answer. I want to provide you the best service I can. Please feel free to ask any follow up questions you have.

I am an attorney with 30 years of experience; I hope to provide you information that will help you in resolving your question.

Here is a sample complaint that you can use for form and structure.

www.kyequality.org › 9-27-12-Complaint

Here is information on filing and service:

http://courts.ky.gov/courts/Jefferson/civilcircuit/Pages/filingcomplaint.aspx

Here are the general forms that you may need:

http://courts.ky.gov/resources/legalforms/Pages/legalformlibrary.aspx

Lastly, you are going to need to familiarize yourself with the rules of court. Yu can find them here:

https://govt.westlaw.com/kyrules/Browse/Home/Kentucky/KentuckyCourtRules/KentuckyStatutesCourtRules?guid=N2C3C8B00A79211DAAB1DC31F8EB14563&transitionType=CategoryPageItem&contextData=(sc.Default)

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