Service of process


#1

If your soon to be ex has filed an answer and counterclaim with the court, then service is not an issue. The certificate of service may be incorrect, that is a separate issue. You should make sure they have your correct address and ask for the document to be reserved. I cannot tell you what the impact of this will be unless I have reviewed the Complaint and the Answer and Counterclaims.

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#2

My stbx answered my complaint by having her lawyer send the answer/counterclaim to her mother’s address in my name? I’ve never lived at that address. The stbx and lawyer both signed that the answer/counterclaim were properly served in this manner. I don’t think so, my stbx brought the mail from her mother’s and hand delivered it to me. Is it a valid appearance or not?