Small Claims Court Tips from a Pro – [ Part 1 ]

Have you worked on a project but still owed money? Is the amount $5,000 or less? Take them to small claims court!
This is part 1 of a 3 part series full of tips that will help you get paid! An experianced lawyer goes over the small claims court process what you should and should not do to protect your rights.

Alexander Barthet is a board certified construction attorney in Florida and holds a B.S. in mechanical engineering. He manages The Barthet Firm, a ten lawyer construction law firm in Miami, and maintains a construction law blog at He can be reached at 305-347-5295 or