The Miami-Dade County Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources (RER), Division of Business Affairs, is hosting a free Small Claims Court Clinic on Wednesday, Jan. 23, from 6:30 to 8 p.m., at the West Kendall Regional Library, 10201 Hammocks Blvd.
The Small Claims Court process will be led by Miami Dade County’s Consumer Advocate Leonard Elias. Elias will explain the county’s Small Claims Court system, provide detailed explanation of how the Small Claims Court process works and will answer questions from participants
The Small Claims Court process offers individuals an opportunity to address disputes involving $5,000 or less, without the costly assistance and the necessity of hiring an attorney.
Legal forms are available for download from the division’s website free of charge or at the clinic for $5.
For questions or additional information in regarding the small claims court clinics, contact Business Affairs/Consumer Protection’s Mediation Unit at 305-375-3677.