Small Claims Court

Small Claims Court is a special court where you can resolve disputes quickly and inexpensively. The rules are simple. The hearing is informal. You are not allowed to have a lawyer represent you.
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Small claims pleadings and documents may be filed at the following locations:
* Rene C. Davidson Courthouse (Oakland)
* Hayward Hall of Justice
* George E. McDonald Hall of Justice (Alameda)
Individuals in the South County with small claims cases may attend night court in Oakland at the Wiley W. Manuel Courthouse.  Fremont will continue to hold night court for traffic cases.

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