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Do I Need A Special License or Certification?In some states you must register to become a licensed or certified private process server. If you are already licensed to serve process in your area, we want to work with you right away! Sign up below to get started serving for ABC Legal.
If you aren't licensed or aren't sure if you need a license, check the resources listed or search online for instructions on how to register to become licensed in your state or county.
Instructions for becoming a licensed process server in Arizona: https://www.azcourts.gov/cld/Private-Process-Server
Depending on the county, special process servers are appointed by either the Sheriff or the Chief Judge of each Judicial District. Contact the Sheriff or District Court clerk in your county for instrutions on how to apply for an appointment.
Generally, individuals who hold a private detective license are authorized to serve process. In Cook County, the court appoints individuals or agencies as special process servers.
A license is required to serve process in St. Louis and applicants must attend a training course by the Sheriff offered once per year. Information on the training course and how to apply can be found here: https://www.stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/sheriff/process-server.cfm
Process servers working within the 5 boroughs of New York City are required to obtain a special license from the Department of Consumer Affairs. More information can be found at this link:
Process servers must be licensed and bonded. Contact your local county clerk's office for an application.