Law Magistrate (LM)

Damages $50,000.00 or less (other than SC).

This case type includes the following:

  • Arbitration and Award
  • Contract - monetary damages over $10,000.00
  • Confession of Judgment
  • Detinues
  • Distress for Rent
  • Ejectment
  • Forcible Entry and Detainer
  • Replevin
  • Statutory action by State or political subdivision to recover support or contribution
  • Tort – monetary damages over $10,000.00
  • Trover
  • Wrongful Death

 

Filing Fees

Amount of Claim                                                                             Filing Fee

Forcible Entry & Detainer

(Possession only) $0.00 to $15,000.00                                         $197.00

$15,000.01 to $50,000.00                                                               $312.00

Confession of Judgment/Replevin/Detinues/Distress for Rent based on amount seeking in the complaint

Law (L)

Claim over $50,000.01.

This case type includes the following:

  • Arbitration and Award
  • Contract-money damages
  • Confession of Judgment
  • Detinues
  • Distress for Rent
  • Ejectment
  • Forcible Entry and Detainer
  • Replevin
  • Statutory action by State or political subdivision to recover support or contribution
  • Tort – money damages over $10,000.00
  • Trover
  • Wrongful Death

Filing Fees

Amount of Claim                                                                             Filing Fee

In excess of $50,000.00                                                                  $312.00

Forcible Entry & Detainer (over $50,000.00)                               $312.00

Confession Of Judgment (Over $50,000.00)                                $372.00

 

Confession of Judgment/Replevin/Detinues/Distress for Rent Based on amount seeking in the complaint.


Law Magistrate/Law Forms
Summons in Replevin - 22B

Summons Served Upon Defendant in Law Magistrate Case Where Replevin is Sought

Summons in Replevin - 22B