SUBPOENA CIVIL (DUCES TECUM, CRIMINAL, WITNESS TESTIMONY) $46.20
Court Document
Required
Original Subpoena  plus two copies of the Subpoena, witness fee in the amount of
$50 per witness.
Purpose of Process
Calls the witness to testify in a court of law. A bench warrant may be issued if the
witness does not show up at the hearing.
Process Server's
Instructions
Provide address of witness. Any pictures as well would help the server in identifying
the person. Types of cars and the best time when the witness is believed to be at
home.
Manner of Service
Personal service.
Time for Service
10 or more days before the hearing.
Fee Deposit
$46.20 or more
Fee
$46.20 or more  for service; $50 per witness for traveling expenses if found or
cancelled.
Proof of Service
Proof of service is mailed to the court and to the plaintiff or the plaintiff's attorney.
Information Guide

The subpoena orders a defendant to court if the defendant or witness does not show up, a bench warrant
may be issued.

Witness fees are mandatory in California. Each Witness must receive a fee of $50.
Checklist

  • $46.20 or more deposit
  • Two copies of the Subpoena
  • $50 fee deposit per witness
T. (213) 352-0533
E. 3499dm@gmail.com
M.
3006 S. Vermont Ave. # 241 Los Angeles, CA 90007