Downloadable forms for civil court actions in the U.S.A.
Many of these templates are free legal documents from United States Federal Court.
Forms for attorneys, plaintiffs, defendants, and court reporters.
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Prepare an international certification for a public document with this free Apostille Certificate published by US Federal Court.
The certificate is issued in accordance with the Convention de La Haye, October 5, 1961.
Apostille is an additional level of authentication required for certain documents to be recognized and accepted internationally. It is used to authenticate such things as birth and death certificates, marriage certificates and divorce decrees, adoption p.....
Record the appearance of legal counsel for a party in a court case with this free US District Court form.
Each attorney who is acting on behalf of a party to the lawsuit must sign and file a copy of the form.
The form can be filed in any District Court in the country, just by choosing the appropriate jurisdiction in the drop down menu. Appearance of Counsel
, United States District Court Form AO 458 (rev 06/09).
Prepare an Arrest Warrant for a witness in a civil action with this United States District Court form.
The Warrant must be executed by an authorized law enforcement officer.
The information provided in page 2 contains personal identifying information and should not be filed in court with the warrant unless under seal. Arrest Warrant for Witness in Civil Action
, United States District Court Form AO 445 (rev 01/09).
Transfer a judgment obtained in a civil lawsuit in the U.S. with this Assignment of Unsatisfied Judgment form.
This form can be used to sign over all or part of the amount of the judgment.
As consideration, the assignee will be responsible for paying any expenses incurred in collecting the judgment amount.
If the assignee is not able to collect the judgment within 1 year after the assignment, the assignor may request that the assignee transfer the judgment b.....
Prepare a Bill of Costs for court fees and disbursements incurred in a lawsuit with this free US District Court form.
This is a free PDF form which can be filled in on the computer and printed. It can be used in any District Court in the country, just by choosing the appropriate jurisdiction in the drop down menu.
Bill of Costs, United States District Court Form AO 133 (rev 12/09).
Prepare a Cover Sheet for a civil action with this free US Courts form.
This is a fillable PDF form which can be completed on your computer and printed.
A Cover Sheet must be submitted to the Clerk of the Court for each civil complaint filed, for the purpose of initiating the civil docket sheet. Civil Cover Sheet
, United States Courts Form JS 44 (rev 12/07).
Get a certified copy of a judgment to be registered in another district with this free US Federal Courts form.
The Certification must be made by the Clerk or Deputy Clerk of the Court.
It can be used in any District Court in the country by choosing the appropriate option from the pull-down menu. Clerk's Certification of Judgment to be Registered in Another District
, United States District Court Form AO 451 (rev 01/09).
File a Complaint of Judicial Misconduct or Disability against a federal court judge with this free form.
The form must be completed in accordance with the Rules for Judicial-Conduct and Judicial-Disability Proceedings.
The complaint form includes instructions for submitting it to the clerk of the court. Complaint of Judicial Misconduct or Disability
, United States District Court Form AO 310 (07/09).
File a judgment in a civil action with this free United States District Court form.
The form contains several options for judgment - one for damages plus interest plus costs, one for dismissal, and a third option that can be filled in.
It can be used in any District Court, by choosing the appropriate jurisdiction in the drop down menu. USA Judgment in Civil Action
, US District Court Form AO 450 (rev 01/09).
Keep track of the progress of a court action with this Litigation File Progress Checklist for USA legal actions.
The checklist tracks:
steps already completed in the lawsuit,
filing and service of documents, and
next steps to be taken in the action. The Litigation File Progress Checklist can be completed by hand or on a computer. Download a copy for your document system.