A party in a civil action may choose to participate in the judicial process without legal representation and represent herself/himself in court. This is called pro se.
Although it is strongly recommended that a party be represented by legal counsel, self-represented litigants have a right to access the judicial system without legal representation.
For additional information on self-representation, please click the link below.
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