TABLE OF CONTENTS INCLUDE:
What's it all about. How to get started on the right track.
• WHY BECOME A PROCESS SERVER?
Public process servers and private process servers. Volume of work for private sector process servers. Growth rates.
• BEFORE YOU GET STARTED
Proper thinking about process serving. Goal setting and knowledge. Going all out for assignments.
• PROCESS SERVING TERMINOLOGY
Explanations of legal terminology you'll need to know.
• HISTORY OF PROCESS SERVING
This chapter covers how it all got started in England and explains the growth of private process serving in the United States and California.
• HOW IT ALL WORKS
How to get business and what to do with hard assignments. Needed equipment for effective process serving. Why your attitude is important. Correct methods of billing clients.
• SOURCES OF WORK FOR A PROCESS SERVER
How to develop the right kind of clients. How to market to the right type of clients. Methods for winning clients quickly. How to develop secondary clients.
• METHODS OF SERVICE
Understanding personal service, substitute service and some little known tricks of the trade.
• WHAT MOST LAWYERS DON'T KNOW ABOUT PROCESS SERVING
Service upon a security guard. Service upon a security building doorman. Service through a closed door. Service by mobile telephone. Service of an individual at a home address. Service of an individual at a business address. Service upon a business and corporation.
• GREAT PROCESS SERVING STORIES
Actual case examples of successful process serving and how it's done!
• HOW MUCH CAN I MAKE?
How to determine the going rate in your area. How to determine your rate of completion and yearly income.
• PROCESS SERVER STATE-BY-STATE RULES AND REGULATIONS
A Huge selection of online information you will find useful on process server laws and regulations as well as state-by-state process server requirements that's kept up-to-date!
• PROCESS SERVER ASSOCIATIONS AND RESOURCES
A huge contact list of online associations and resources you will want to know about.
• PROCESS SERVER FREE SEARCHES ON THE INTERNET
Free searches on the internet for process servers!
• LEGAL FORMS ONLINE
Free online legal and business forms you can download and use from the net.
• ABOUT THE AUTHOR
How Nelson Tucker started out part time and built his process service business into a business doing $200,000 per year.