Civil Litigation

Small Claims Court

If you are considering launching a lawsuit as a Plaintiff or are a Defendant in a Small Claims Court matter, Whalen Legal Services may be able to assist you.

The maximum amount you can claim or be sued for in Small Claims Court is $35,000.

There is a two-year limitation period in most cases if you are considering initiating a Small Claims Court lawsuit with respect to money that is owed to you under an agreement or for damages incurred.

For example:

Once retained, Whalen Legal Services will handle all aspects of your case as your legal representative, including:

Whalen Legal Services offers limited scope retainers, otherwise referred to as unbundled legal services, in this practice area. For example, you only require a demand letter, Plaintiff’s Claim or a Defence to be drafted.

For more information on the Small Claims Court, click here.


Contact Whalen Legal Services by e-mail, online or by phone at 613-483-9306 to book an appointment for a confidential, no-cost consultation.