Regardless of the type of service you are seeking hiring us to perform, you should start with contacting us in California by email or via our toll free telephone number. We prefer email correspondence as you can be specific about your needs and will avoid possibility of miscommunicating. The A.C.E. representative who receives your email or telephone call will be a licensed process server or private investigator.
If you are contacting us for service of process in California we request you first provide us with the exact zip code of the address where service is to be made. We establish our flat rate fees based upon the address and how many miles the designated address for service is from our closet process server to the address and data you provide.
The second part of hiring us is for you to provide us with specific directives as to the timing / deadline of your service. Timing is another aspect how we will base your flat fee quote. You should know, the faster you need service the more expensive it could be.
The third and final part of retaining us is for you direct and provide us how service must be performed. Even though you anticipate service will be made in California, we will serve your legal documents in accordance with the laws of [YOUR] the issuing court. So, please make sure you advise us how process should be made in California.
So, let’s recap the procedure used to hire A.C.E. PROCESS SERVERS to handle your service in California
There are only three easy steps to take and your service is active.
- Provide us with the exact address where we will be going to serve and deliver your documents.
- Be specific about your timing and or deadline when service must be finalized
- You must provide us with the statutes or laws for proper service of process. Remember, the laws we follow for proper service will be from the state where the action was initiated, not the laws in California.
Note: The above procedure for hiring us applies to all services we provide. If you seeking any legal support service with our company please email or call us with applicable details and directives.
We perform courthouse retrieval and copy services as quickly as possible. We cannot guarantee nor can we be responsible for the actual amount of time it takes to complete your courthouse service request.
Fees vary according to location, the time associated with waiting and or returning to the location and the type of service you requested.
In California and all other locations A.C.E. PROCESS SERVERS like to keep things simple. Our service offerings in California are professionally timed and performed three ways.
Standard service of process services are performed within a week to ten days. Standard services are the least expense as they are not time sensitive. Please be advised, we quote a week to ten days yet we aspire to complete services sooner than later.
Rush service of process services are performed within two to three business days. Rush services cost more and are handled with a sense of urgency to meet a quick deadline.
Priority / Same Day Service
Priority and Same Day services are performed as quickly as possible and usually within 20 hours. Priority and Same Day services are the most expense as they require the highest level of specialized handling and have the fastest time sensitive deadline for finalizing service. Our Priority and Same Day service are usually finalized within hours but can take as long as 24 hours.
Tracking and Monitoring your Service
A.C.E utilizes a proprietary online system and allows you Internet-based real-time access. When it comes to tracking your service in California, we give you access to check status of current services, view invoices for services rendered and interact on a real time basis with our agents.
We assign an easy to remember access and passcode for you utilize 24/7. You may utilize your private online account to see the status of your service every step of the way. Our on line system is provided in the interest of sustaining accuracy and consistency in reporting details and giving you access to copies of your affidavit, invoices and perhaps to review the details of what transpired with your service.
Setting up your online account is real easy. Simply contact our office via email or speak with one of our client service representatives at 800-987-4680.
Once you have your username and password, you can:
- Place your service request(s) with us online
- Track service details from the date of receipt, through each attempt and to the final conclusion of your service.
- Create and manage your account information so you will always have access to the details of each service rendered and copies of all paperwork
- View Unpaid and Paid invoices
- Arrange payment by Credit Card, ACH transfer or by Business Check
Helpful Hints before requesting service in California
Make sure your service request instructions are clearly defined e.g. Where will the documents be served (PROVIDE ZIP CODE) and to whom? When is the last day the documents can be served? Provide as many details about the person who we are serving.
When sending documents by US Mail or Overnight Courier to A.C.E. PROCESS SERVERS for service, please include two copies of each document for each person being served.
To retain an A.C.E. PROCESS SERVER in California please call 800 987-4680 or EMAIL US NOW.