The information in this guide is offered to help you represent yourself in our courts if you do not have a lawyer. The information provided below is not legal advice, and it may not apply in every situation.
How is the Court System set up in Nova Scotia?
How do I get Help at the Courthouse?
Tips for Preparing your Civil Case
Preparing your Civil Case for the Hearing
Pointers for Representing yourself in the Courtroom
Suggested Steps in Legal Research
Library Research Resource for Self-represented Litigants
Local Internet Resources
Additional Internet Resources for Legal or Justice System Research
Legal Words and Definitions