Great Process Servers is a free Directory for Attorneys. The Great Process Servers website assists you with finding a Private Process Server to provide out of town or local legal service of process and Attorney court support services. Our free Great Process Server directory listings are visited many times everyday. When you seek to find Private Process Servers, Process Server agency information, Process Server Statutes and Process Server resources you will find our Private Process Server listings to be very useful. Great Process Servers directory members offer numerous Private and court support services related to the rules of civil procedure, trial preparation, service of process, record filings and recordings and preparation for mediation and trial litigation.
Listed below are the most widely recommended process serving services offered daily throughout the world. Rest assured if you are seeking any service listed below you will find our Private Process Servers to be useful, dependable and professional.
Process Server - Background Check Services
Process Server - Court Filing Services
Process Server - Court Research Services
Process Servers - Document Filing and Record Retrieval Services
Process Servers - Evictions; Three-day Notices and Five-Day notice Services
Process Servers - Foreclosure Summons and Complaint Services
Process Servers - Filing and serving a Petition for Divorce Services
Process Server - Private Investigation Services
Process Servers - Private Process Server Services
Process Server - Public Records Search Services
Process Servers - Records Retrieval Services
Process Server - Skip Tracing Services
Process Server - Subpoena Service and Service of Process Services
Process Servers - Summons Server Services
Process Server - Citation Server Services
Process Servers - Federal District Summons and Complaint filing and Process Serving Services
Process Servers - Federal District Subpoena Serving Services
Process Server - Surveillance and Covert Stake Out Services
Process Server - Mobile Notary Services
Process Server - United States Postal Records Research Services
Process Server - Database Research Services
Skip Trace-Locate Missing People Services
Many Process Servers are also Private Investigators!
Most Popular Questions asked this year.
What is a Private Process Server?
A Private Process Server is professional legal courier who delivers court related documents or the service of process for Attorneys, law firms, individuals, corporations or organizations based upon the directives of the Lawyer or of the court in the area in which the case is being held.
Are there rules and laws that Process Servers follow?
Yes, Of course! Each state in American has it own rules and laws as to how service of process, the delivery and service of legal documents are "Served" upon witnesses and defendants. Moreover, most process servers are familiar with the laws of the county or state where they serve process. In addition, each state has a process servers association. Joining an association would also allow you to have access to a code of ethics and a great source for new and changing laws.
Why do you need a Private Process Server?
Private Process servers know the laws, statutes and regulations related to service of process in their area. There are certain requirements and few constraints that are associated with service of process depending on document type and jurisdiction.
What is a Private Process Server Agency?
Process Server agencies offer a wide range of legal support services, mainly to Law firms. Most of the services offered by a Process Server are as follows: Background Checks, Court Filings, Document Filing / Retrieval, Evictions; Three-day Notices and Five-Day notices, Filing and serving a Petition for Divorce, Private Investigation Services, Process Server Services, Public Records Search, Records Retrieval, Skip Tracing, Subpoena Service and Servers, Summons Servers, Citation Servers, Federal District Summons Servers, Federal District Subpoena Servers, Surveillance, Mobile Notary, database records research, postal records information.
Does a Private Process Server need to be licensed?
A process server does not need to be licensed in every state.
What is a Proof of Service or Affidavit of Service?
A Proof of Service or an Affidavit of Service is a formal sworn statement that your Process Server will provide after service is made and will state who, when, where and how your legal documents were served.
What is a Subpoena?
An order of a court which requires a person to be present at a certain time and place. There are legal consequences and possible penalties for those who do not comply with a Subpoena. A Subpoena is the most widely utilized tool used by lawyers to ensure that witnesses present themselves at a given place, date and time to make them available to offer evident and to testify.
What is a Subpoena Duces Tecum?
A Subpoena Duces Tecum is a demand to produce records at a certain time and place. There are legal consequences and possible penalties for those who do not comply with a Subpoena Duces Decum. A Subpoena Duces Tecum is the most popular legal command and assists with due process and court proceedings.
What is substituted service of process?
If a party appears to be avoiding service of court documents, a request may be made with the court to, instead of personal service (i.e. giving the document directly to the person), that the document be published in a local newspaper, served on a person believed to reside with the person, posted to a front door and then mailed or mailed to a last known address.
What is a Summons?
A summons is a legal court issued document or writ directing the sheriff or other officer to notify a person that an action has been commenced against that individual or entity and that he or she is required to appear, on a certain day, and answer the complaint in such action.
What is legal Service of Process?
Service of Process is when legal documents like, summons, complaints, subpoenas, order to show cause, writs, demands and other court documents are delivered to the individual or business to whom the legal document is directed.
What does a Private Process Server do?
A Private Process Server delivers (or serves) legal documents such as, but not limited to, summons, subpoenas, complaints and other court documents to a defendant, witness or an entity involved in a court case or legal proceeding. The process server must serve the documents in accordance with the legislation in the area of service. This may mean handing the documents to the defendant personally or sub-serving to someone in the same household or business.
Do I need a Process Server?
YES. Hiring a Legal Process Server is an important step in proceeding with a court case or mediation. In some states someone who performs service of process is required by law to be licensed, so if you are in one of these states, the answer is simply, definitely! Even if a process server does not need to be licensed in the state where you need service, you should keep in mind that a process server is someone who is experienced in serving legal documents efficiently and in accordance with standard ethics and laws. More importantly, professional process servers are knowledgeable of the legislation surrounding service of process in their jurisdiction, state, county or country. If the service is not performed in accordance with the law, improper service can hinder the case from going forward, or result in the dismissal of the case. Improper service also delays obtaining crucial evidence, which can cause injunctions, and increase in court fees and additional attorney fees.
What is Service of Process?
United States legal procedure requires that each party in a case should be notified if actions are taken against them in a court of law. Process serving is an important aspect of the Due Process of Law. Process serving laws and rules of civil procedure are different from state to state, and country to country.
Where can Defendants and Witnesses be Served Process?
This depends on which state, jurisdiction or country the papers are being served in or are coming from. This is also an important reason why you need a experienced Private Process Server. In most places, you can serve anyone, anywhere and at anytime provided no laws are violated.
What if the Defendant or Witness cannot be found or is allusive or evasive?
If the named party in the documents cannot be found, the court may allow service by publication in a newspaper or alternate means. Otherwise, you should always hire a Private Process Server to handle locating and serving your documents.
Why a Legal Private Process Server?
Hiring a Legal Process Server is an important step in proceeding with a court case. Process servers have the skills and experience to serve your legal documents in timely and affordable manner, and more importantly serve them in accordance with the local, state, federal and Hague convention process serving laws. There are several requirements and constraints associated with the rules of service of process. In some states you cannot serve on Sundays or holidays. Some places do not allow papers to be served on a person traveling to court or legal proceedings. It is also very important to note, that legal papers cannot be served by someone who is involved in the case or legal proceeding, also known as a “disinterested party.” If a service of process transaction is not handled in accordance with applicable state, jurisdictional, Hague Convention and or federal rules, the questionable service may impede the lawsuit from moving forward, or result in the delay of the case, cause additional fees and or dismissal of a service or entire case.
How does the Hague Convention Rules apply to Service of Process?
Please click on this link to learn more about the Hague Convention Rules → Hague Rules for Service of Process
Can you explain what a Registered Agent is and why Process Servers should know about Registered Agent?
Yes, of course! Registered Agents are the pillar to all businesses in America. To learn all about Registered Agents and why Process Servers should know everything about a Registered Agent click on this link → Registered Agents and Service of Process
Do you know of a process servers service Consulting company that can assist with acquiring or developing a process server agency?
Yes! Process Server Advisory Services
What is International Service of Process Services?
International Service of Process is similar to serving legal process in America. That is, serving process is the first step to gaining jurisdiction over a witness of defendant in a court proceeding. When it comes to international service of process there are international laws and procedures that must be followed to gain the proper authority and jurisdiction. Please read our Hague Convention Rules for service of process by clicking here → International Service of Process
Do you know of a Process Server School or about where and how a person can learn about process serving?
Yes, most definitely! To learn and read about Process Server tutorials, Process Server lessons and Process Serving coaching we recommend you start by clicking here → Process Server School, Process Server Tutortials, Process Serving Coaching
What are Skip Tracing Services?
Skip tracing (also skip tracing) is a legal professional term used to describe the process of locating a person's whereabouts for any number of purposes such as but not limited to, missing people, locating witnesses, finding defendants and searching for lost friend and family members. A skip tracer is someone who performs this task, which may be the person's primary occupation. The term comes from the word "skip" being used to describe the person being searched for, and comes from the expression "to skip town," meaning to depart, perhaps in a rush, and leaving minimal clues behind for someone to "trace" the "skip" to a new location. Need assistance? To contact a nationwide skip trace and private investigation agency locate service email info@AceFLA.com or call 561.447. 7638
Skip tracing tactics may be employed by process servers, debt collectors, bail bond enforcers (bounty hunting), private investigators, attorneys, banks, insurance companies, corporations, police detectives, or as a part of any investigation that entails locating a subject whose contact information is not immediately known.
Is there a company that will assist Process Servers with obtaining a website name or process server domain name?
Yes, the owners of this directory have a wonderful website that will provide you with process server website names and marketing information. You can find the highly regarded website at, www.Serve-Process-Server.com
What is a domain name and how does a domain name work for process servers and the process serving business?
You can read about domain names Click here → Process Server Names
you will find some helpful information there. Its a free directory and offers some basic insights into domain names and process server website names.
What other websites does the Great Process Servers Web Design and marketing company own?
We have hundreds of websites. Each website is directed toward the legal community. There are endless opportunities to market your business on the internet. Interested? Please Call 561-526-7834 for information and a free consultation.
Palm Beach County Process Server Association, www.PBCps.com
Association of Broward County Special Process Servers, www.ABCsps.com
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