We are process service experts ready to serve the Cayman Islands as soon as this week. Start your litigation or move it forward with our Cayman Islands process service company, Process Server One, offering three decades of experience as Cayman Islands process servers. Start with a free consultation by filling the forms to the right, or learn more about our Cayman Islands process servers below.

Process Server One started serving legal documents more than 30 years ago. We’ve aided law firms and state and federal agencies, building close relationships with government officials including members of the U.S. Department of State. By continually serving legal documents abroad, we’ve built expertise with foreign process service laws. And today, Process Server One serves in more than 80 countries with rush service available everywhere.

With offices serving major regions around the world, we are well networked throughout every continent. Process Server One has Cayman Islands process servers located in both metropolitan and rural areas. Our Cayman Islands process service company is recommended for their due diligence and staying up to date with 2021’s fastest process service methods.

Our Cayman Islands process servers keep clients up to date through Process Server One’s online portal, which makes it easy to request an update on any assignment in progress. For a small fee, our Cayman Islands process service company will file your Proof of Service with the appropriate court (just ask before we begin). In addition to serving papers, our Cayman Islands process service company gladly helps to track, trace, and locate missing people or businesses as it relates to process service. A skip trace can quickly reveal new information to get your case back in progress.

By tracking legal changes and current events, Process Server One’s Cayman Islands process servers understand the best ways to expedite assignments and beat pressing deadlines. In addition to rush service, we offer to serve your legal paperwork informally (which can save months of time compared to formal service through the Hague Convention).

Note: Process service in the Cayman Islands (formal and informal) can vary greatly because customs and traditions lead to delays year-round. If you choose rush service, Process Server One’s private network of Cayman Islands process servers and government officials may be able to minimize slowdowns despite the circumstances. Bring any specific questions to a free consultation with our experts.

What Makes Process Server One a Reliable Cayman Islands Process Service Company?

  • Fair and up-front pricing on every assignment. Every time. Without hidden fees
  • Service methods accepted by all courts worldwide
  • Licensed and registered international process servers with decades of experience
  • Rush service available to beat deadlines, serving over 80 nations globally since 1986

Details of International Service of Process to the Cayman Islands

Hague Service Convention rules are enforced in the Cayman Islands, which follows all declarations and restrictions made by the United Kingdom (including any alternative methods for service of process).

Process service by mail or post is allowed in the Cayman Islands under Article 10A. However, issues may arise throughout the process as local rules must be adhered to in addition to any Hague Service Convention requirements. A private process server is allowed to serve legal papers in the Cayman Islands; however, a United Kingdom solicitor is required to instruct the attempted serve. We routinely handle this process for clients and can assist you today with priority service.

Request an immediate status update from our Cayman Islands process servers at no additional charge. We stay up-to-date on the rules of international service of process through intelligence briefings provided directly from the United States Department of State. Our notes on the socio-political conditions in nations we serve are provided by the Central Intelligence Agency. Speed of service may take longer than usual in turbulent regions.

Warning: Many websites offer international service of process to the Cayman Islands at suspiciously low prices. Beware of scam services created by unlicensed companies, especially those offering contracts with unfair or nonexistent refund policies. Some companies offer only a single attempt at service and have no way to overcome common issues like address information that is not up-to-date. Process Server One is prepared for each of these scenarios and more. Contact our Cayman Islands process servers with any questions today.

This information is not legal advice. Bring any specific questions to our Cayman Islands process servers by calling 855-545-1303. Achieving an enforceable judgment depends on the method of service that you choose. Our Cayman Islands process servers recommend taking time to carefully select the service method that is best to achieve your legal goals.

Specializing In Hard-To-Serve International Service of Process Assignments

To begin an international process service assignment to the Cayman Islands, we will need the following:

  • PDF versions of service documents uploaded to our website (click here to begin)
  • Your defendant’s name, an up-to-date address for service, your preferred speed and method of service (formal, informal, etc.)

Here’s How Our Cayman Islands Process Service Company Works

FORMAL SERVICE

Many countries are signatories to The Hague Service Convention (treaty) that governs service of process to be affected between participating nations; the Cayman Islands is one of them. Service may be made by formal service through the Central Authority which itself arranges for service by methods prescribed in that country. Documents to be served in accordance with this method must be translated into the official language of the country where the documents will be served. Due to slow work habits there, the time frame for the completion of formal service is approximately 5-6 months.

Advantage: Enforceable judgment.

Disadvantage: The time frame is generally longer than the informal method.

INFORMAL SERVICE

Private process servers may serve documents in most countries, whether a signer of The Hague Service Convention or not. Service is normally handled in a manner like methods used in the United States, although completion of the service usually takes longer. Customs and traditions in the Cayman Islands tend to lead to a slower pace and less rigid work habits. Service sometimes may take several months but informal service is generally faster than the formal method. Many process servers who we employ are off-duty police officers or other government officials who can, in certain cases, exercise their official capacity to complete the service. Since we pay the process server a bonus (at our own expense) for prompt service, the normal delays are usually reduced. Currently, the time frame for the completion of informal service is approximately 2 weeks.

Advantage: The time frame is shorter than the formal method.

Disadvantage: Judgment “may” not be enforceable in the Cayman Islands.

TRANSLATIONS

Not required in this English-speaking nation.

RATES

Service of process*

Formal: $700.00, plus $100.00 gov’t fee

Informal: $1400.00

Expedited Informal: $2700.00 (within 30 days, guaranteed)

*All fees are per defendant/address

Translation: Not required.

Notary: not available in all countries. Inquire for cost and details. 

Copies: billed at local rates per page. Inquire for cost and details.