Yellowstone County, Montana
Justice Court
Designation & Capacity of Parties Contact Department

The designation and capacity of parties in civil actions and small claims actions are governed by the rules and statute. Both the rules and statutes should be consulted. Links to statutes governing the designation and capacity of parties are below:


Designation of Parties
Capacity to be a Party - Joinder
Liability of Joint Debtors
Guardian Ad Litem

While the Justice Court clerks are pleased to assist you in any way possible, please understand that we are unable to provide legal advice. If you need legal advice or have questions, please contact an attorney.