Having a problem with a product or service can be frustrating. A letter is important. Use this sample letter and these tips to write an effective complaint:. You may want to send your letter by certified mail and request a return receipt.
How to Write a Complaint Letter: The First Step Toward Getting Justice
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Last Updated: September 21, References. This article was co-authored by Clinton M. Sandvick, JD, PhD. Clinton M. Sandvick worked as a civil litigator in California for over 7 years.
Legal cases begin with the filing of a complaint, sometimes called a petition. This is the document that sets out the basic facts of the case, including what the plaintiff is seeking. Complaints can be used to seek anything from a divorce to a personal injury settlement to enforcement of a contract. Before a person sits down to draft a complaint, she should figure out the type of case and the relief she is seeking. A private person will never have the occasion to draft a criminal complaint.