On September 23, 2010, The Toronto Star quoted Sergiy in Peter Small's article "The Growing World Of Small Claims".
The September 2010 issue of legal magazine "Precedent" quoted Sergiy in Jennifer Wellington's article "People's Court".
On December 11, 2009, "Lawyers Weekly" quoted the lawyer in its article "Major Changes Coming To Ontario's Small Claims Courts".
The lawyer encourages self-represented litigants to consult the lawyer for clarification of the judicial process or reviewing the pleadings.
Cost of one (1) hour consultation on Small Claims Court procedure is $113 (incl. 13% HST). Unfortunately, the lawyer is not able to provide the potential clients with free consultations.
Lawyer interviews the client about the relevant facts, researches the precedents and prepares Small Claims Court plaintiff's claims, defendant's claims or defences.
The lawyer cannot underestimate the importance of well prepared claim and defence. After all, those are the documents that Small Claims judges read the first.
Please schedule an initial consultation ($113 fee including HST) to discuss the cost of preparation of your Small Claims Court claim or defence.
Potential client may hire the lawyer to attend Small Claims Court motions, trials or settlement Conference.
During the trial, the lawyer examines the client before Small Claims Court judge, cross-examines the opponent and advises the Small Claims Court on the law applicable to the resolution of the claim.
Please schedule an initial consultation ($113 fee including HST) to discuss the cost of attendance of Small Claims Court trial, motion or settlement conference.
The lawyer represents clients in bringing claims (or defending claims) in excess of Small Claims Court maximum monetary jurisdiction of $25,000 to Superior Court of Justice (General Division).
The lawyer welcomes potential clients to discuss the merits of appealing Small Claims Court judgment (or responding to the appeal) to Divisional Court.
Please schedule an initial consultation ($113 including HST) to discuss the cost of your Small Claims Court appeal or representation before Superior Court (General Division).