Litigant In Person (LIP)

  • A Litigant In Person” (LIP) is one who attends court and represents himself before a judge.
  • This saves the cost of legal representation but risks being under-represented and becoming overwhelmed by the proceedings, formalities and lack of knowledge of the law.
  • Not for the faint hearted particularly if the matter is emotional. If clear on what to do and the case is a straight forward there is minimal risk.

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