General information on the court system


There is a lot to understand about the court system, making a claim, and going to court. You can find separate sections on:

  • Court judgments
  • Costs
  • Court procedure
  • Your role and rights at court
  • Injunctions

In the section we have set out miscellaneous information on a range of matters, including:

  • How to make a court claim
  • The types of court
  • Understanding court documents
  • Understanding bailiffs
  • Representing yourself in court
  • Being represented in court – how a solicitor can help you
  • Your rights upon arrest

For more specific information on a particular court you can find this under the Types of Court section.

If you would like more detailed legal advice, or to be represented in court, you should get in touch with a solicitor.

We have more than 5,000 solicitors throughout the UK that we can put you in touch with directly. So, if you are looking for expert legal advice, please call us on 0800 1777 162 and let our experienced case handlers match you to the right solicitor for your needs.

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