What happens if I am sued for a debt in district court? If you are sued for a debt in district court, the creditor is the Plaintiff and you are the Defendant.
Defendants in more serious criminal matters (where jail term could result) can use this form to apply for a free court-appointed lawyer.
This is a Maine civil summons. This form is not fillable because the Civil Rules require you to use an original summons from the clerk's office. We post this form for informational purposes only.