The most you can ask for in a small claims case is $6,000.
Small claims cases in Wyoming are heard in the Small Claims Case (Circuit Court).
For information on Wyoming's statute of limitation periods for claims related to written contracts, oral contracts, injuries, and property damage, see Nolo's 50-state Statutes of Limitations chart.
You are allowed to have an attorney represent you in small claims court in Wyoming. If one party appears with an attorney, the other party is entitled to a continuance to obtain one.
Eviction cases are not allowed in small claims court in Wyoming, but must be heard by a higher court.
In Wyoming, either party may request a jury trial.
For more information about Wyoming small claims court, see http://www.courts.state.wy.us/Supreme/CourtRule?CourtRuleCategoryID=8.
Nolo's Small Claims Court area has many helpful related articles. For more detailed help with filing a case, using the best strategy in court, and collecting your money if you win, see Everybody's Guide to Small Claims Court, by Attorney Ralph Warner (Nolo).
Updated: October 1, 2015