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Answer a Lawsuit for Debt Collection

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Self-help court forms and instructions on LawHelp Interactive. Create the documents you need to respond properly and on time to a Washington State debt collection lawsuit.

What will this interview do?

This free program asks questions and uses your answers to complete your forms. When you finish the interview, you can save, edit, email, download or print your completed forms. You will also get instructions to help with your next steps.

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It is always a good idea to talk to a lawyer before handling a court case on your own. We also suggest you read Debtors' Rights in a Lawsuit before completing this interview.

What do I need before I start?

  • The name of the party suing you AND
  • The number of your case (if there is one) AND
  • The name of the Court and County where the creditor is suing you

You can usually find this information at the top of the first page of the court papers you received.

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Disclaimer:  This program is designed to follow current law. It does not apply legal principles and judgment to anyone's specific circumstances.

Last Review and Update: Mar 05, 2022
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