These standard instructions are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice about your case. If you choose to represent yourself, you are bound by the same rules and procedures as an attorney.
District Court cases are typically more complex and standardized forms usually do not meet the needs of these case types. You may wish to consult with an attorney.
This page will help you learn about civil rules & laws in Colorado, case filing, form and fee requirements, available services in Colorado, common legal terms & frequently asked questions. All forms are available in Microsoft Word or Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format. The forms in PDF can be completed online and then printed.
The instructions and forms on this page are only for the initial filing of your case.We are in the process of translating many of our forms in Spanish. You may find that some Instructions and Forms, for example Adoption, Adult and Minor Name Change, etc., are not translated at this time. All forms must be completed in English pursuant to Colorado law, see §13-1-120, C.R.S.
Sections with Spanish Forms
Form 1.1 - Summons by Publication Download PDF Download Word Document Revised 01/12 JDF 608 - Motion Re: Exemption from Mediation/ADR Order Download PDF Download Word Document Revised 07/13 JDF 609 - Order Re: Exemption from Mediation/ADR Order Download PDF Download Word Document Revised 07/13 JDF 600 - District Court Civil Summons Download PDF Download Word Document Revised 10/13 JDF 601 - District Court Civil Cover Sheet Download PDF Download Word Document Revised 07/15 JDF 607 - Alternative Dispute Resolution/Mediation Order (Civil Case) Download Word Document Revised 04/17 JDF 622 - Proposed Case Management Order Download PDF Download Word Document 07/15 If you would like to provide comments about this site, please contact us. Please note - By law, we cannot provide legal advice. Should you need additional assistance or forms that are not provided on this site, you may wish to consult an attorney.