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Civil Answer in Maricopa County Superior Court
  • You (Defendant) received a summons and a complaint showing a civil lawsuit has been filed against you in Maricopa County Superior Court, AND,
  • You do not want a judgment against you without the Judge receiving your response and input first.

Packets contain ALL forms and ALL instructions needed for this process. Where there are separate packets for Instructions and Forms, get BOTH packets.

Packets
Title File English Spanish
Civil Answer Forms and Instructions CVC3 PDF PDF

The individual forms and instructions below are already included in the Packet(s) above. If you choose to download the documents individually, make sure you get ALL of the instructions and ALL of the forms. Be sure the documents are in the following order:

Instructions
Order Title File English Spanish
1 Helpful Information about the Civil Answer cvc31h PDF PDF
2 Instructions: How to Complete the Forms in the Civil Answer Packet cvc31i PDF PDF
3 Procedures: How to File the Civil Answer cvc31p PDF PDF
Forms
Order Title File English Spanish
1 Civil Answer cvc31f PDF PDF
2 Defendant's Certificate Regarding Compulsory Arbitration cv02f PDF PDF
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