|For guidance on “do it yourself” litigation, see Courtroom5.com.
— Judge Richard A. Posner, 7th Circuit Court of Appeals (retired)
Courtroom5 makes it easier to handle civil litigation without a lawyer — starting with filing or responding to a complaint. The legal toolbox helps you choose a case strategy, decide each next step, and execute each step confidently.
Represent yourself with confidence
Courtroom5 walks you through every step of a civil case, from start to finish. (**Available only for use in U.S. courts.**)
- Plan and execute a strategy, schedule your work and track progress;
- Assemble your motions logically using guided legal templates;
- Find statutes, cases, and rules to support your arguments;
- Collect and organize evidence to always be ready for trial;
- Quickly build the skills you need to represent yourself in court;
- Get peer advice and encouragement from other pro se litigants;
- Maintain an online record of each party’s filings in the case;
- Track expenses to get your costs paid when you win;
- and much more!
Frequently Asked Questions
Does this work on my type of case?
We can’t help with criminal cases, or traffic tickets or evictions. Courtroom5 members are handling divorce and custody cases, foreclosures, debt, probate matters, anything that relies on rules of procedure.
Can someone help me with my case?
No. Courtroom5 is a do-it-yourself platform for civil litigation. You'll use the tools and training provided to file the right documents with the right arguments in the right sequence, but there is no legal advice or other personal services available.
What types of payment do you accept?
We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. We process your subscription automatically with your chosen payment method, and you can update your billing preferences at any time.
Will the price change later?
Your monthly membership fee is set in stone when you join Courtroom5, and it stays the same for the entire life of your membership. However, rates may be higher for members who join in the future.
Is my personal information secure?
The security of your data is our #1 priority. We know how sensitive court records can be, so your privacy is guaranteed.
Your Courtroom5 account is maintained under 256-bit secure socket layer (SSL) encryption at an address known only by you. It is delivered only through an SSL-encrypted Internet connection. All files are stored securely behind an industry-leading firewall, protected from malware intrusion and unauthorized transmission.
Rest assured that no one sees your data without logging in to your Courtroom5 account with your secret login credentials.
What happens to my data when I cancel?
Cancel your subscription at any time by clicking the ‘Cancel’ button on your account dashboard.
Your subscription ends at the end of the billing period, and you won’t be charged again. At that time, we safely and securely delete your files and other data from our servers to ensure your privacy.
Are there any cancellation fees or long-term commitments?
No and no. A Courtroom5 subscription is month-to-month, and you may cancel at any time. There are no termination fees or other charges.
Can I get a refund if I don’t like it?
No. You may cancel your subscription in your account dashboard at any time, but we cannot issue refunds for the days left on your subscription, or for previous periods. Please see our terms and conditions for more information.