Kansas Rules & Forms
Small Claims Court
Court: Small claims cases are heard in the Small Claims Docket of the District Court.
Claim Limit: $4,000.00
Attorney Representation: Attorneys can not represent clients in small claims court.
Eviction Cases: Eviction cases can not be filed in small claims court.
Jury Trial: Jury trials are not permitted in Kansas small claims court.
Statutes of Limitations (Kan. Stat. Ann. § 60-501 et seq.):
– Written Contract: 5 years
– Oral Contract: 3 years
– Personal Injury: 2 years
– Real Property: 2 years
– Personal Property: 2 years