Let I-CAN! Legal help you prepare your Massachusetts court forms for FREE for Eviction Defense and Guardianship. I-CAN! will provide instructions for how to file the forms and proceed with your case. You can make changes and reprint your forms as many times as you like.
NOTE: If you are a tenant or former homeowner facing eviction after a foreclosure, you cannot use I-CAN!. Instead, go to Evictions on the Mass Legal Help webiste to print out a PDF version of the Answer and Discovery Forms and complete them by hand.
Legal Form Sets
I-CAN! Legal Massachusetts can help you prepare your court forms for the following:
Steps to prepare your court forms
1. Read through the Tutorial
Click the button above to begin. If you are not comfortable using a computer, the tutorial will show you what you need to know to successfully print your court forms. You can also skip the tutorial.
2. Create an account
Create an account with a username and a password that you will choose. This will allow you to return to I-CAN! to make changes to your information, reprint your forms, or start creating new forms.
3. Select a Legal Form Set
Choose your forms from the “START NEW FORMS” menu. I-CAN! will describe the form set you selected, tell you about any restrictions and list the forms that may print depending on your individual case.
4. Answer Questions and Print your Court Forms
I-CAN! will ask you questions to fill out your forms. When you finish the questions, you can review your forms to make sure they are complete and correct before you print them. I-CAN! will also provide Filing Instructions for how to file the forms and proceed with your case.
To learn about the court forms that I-CAN! Legal Massachusetts can help you prepare, click on Legal Form Sets. If you want to read instructions on how to file your forms, how to deliver forms to (serve) the other party, or how to prepare for your court hearing, click on Filing Instructions. Click on Educational Videos to browse through our selection of short educational videos about court processes.
I-CAN! was created by a non-profit organization, the Legal Aid Society of Orange County, as a tool to help those who cannot afford an attorney to prepare their legal forms. I-CAN! Legal Massachusetts is funded by the State of Massachusetts, Family and Probate Court, Massachusetts Justice Project, and other non-profit organizations, and users like you. You can make a donation to support I-CAN!.