San Luis Obispo County Legal Support Professionals

Experienced and efficient service of process for law firms, businesses, and the general public.

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Central Coast Justice is a female owned and operated attorney service dedicated to providing reliable legal support to the community.

When you choose Central Coast Justice, you are not just a number to us. Our dedicated, experienced staff handles all services in-house and strives to deliver the best possible experience for our clients. Our combined experience grants us the ability to provide a broad range of legal support services with the utmost professionalism and efficiency.

Marissa Mendenhall

Marissa has been in the attorney services industry since 2005. A NAPPS (National Association of Professional Process Servers) member since 2006, she knows the best tactics to get the job done right. She is an active member of Calspro California Association of Legal Support Professionals and a Certified California Process Server holding her C.C.P.S. status through continued education. She is working towards her paralegal certificate and degree in criminal justice.

Maurene Dingman

Maurene is an experienced California mobile notary, registered McKissock test proctor, and loan signing agent certified through the National Notary Association. She is a registered photocopier and registered process server in San Luis Obispo County and uses modern technology and methods to get the job done for her clients. Maurene loves investigative work and is known for her ability to locate hard to find defendants in the field, always providing detailed statuses. She is determined and dedicated to getting the job done for her clients.

San Luis Obispo Process Servers

Our Services

We offer a range of professional legal support services to assist law firms, solo attorneys, corporations, and individuals throughout San Luis Obispo County.

Process Serving

  • We serve legal documents in San Luis Obispo County including subpoenas, summons, complaints, family court documents, and more.
  • All service attempts are logged with photographic evidence and time stamped. We provide real-time status updates to our clients.


  • We are accustomed to handling sensitive information, so you can trust our registered photocopier to reproduce/copy important documents and files .
  • Regardless of the size of your job, we can duplicate your records securely and efficiently.

Court Filing

  • Submitting court documents to the county clerk to supplement your legal case.
  • Filing rules can be complicated and change often. We stay updated on all policies and procedures so you can rest assured your filings are in capable hands.

Skip Trace/Stakeout

  • Thorough location services used to locate and serve evasive individuals.
  • Whether you need to find a new address with a skip trace or are unsure of when a defendant will be home and need our stakeout services, we will get the job done.

Document Retrieval

  • We navigate through court records, dockets, and online databases to locate the important documents that you need for your legal case.
  • Let us help find the information you need, we provide all findings to you in an organized manner.

Mobile Notary

  • Verification of the signatures on important legal documents and contracts.
  • Loan/business documents, oaths, power of attorney, and more can benefit from a notary's seal. We are mobile, we will come to you to complete the job.

Our Pricing

Prices listed are starting prices only and are based on central city locations. Some addresses do not fall under these rates. For an accurate quote, we suggest you email your request with the service address. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to call.

Service Details Price
Process Service Routine $85 (3 attempts, first attempt within 72 hours from the time the documents are received.)
Process Service Rush $125 (3 attempts, first attempt within 24 hours from the time the documents are received.)
Process Service Additional entities served at the same time $35
Stakeout Two hour minimum $50 per hour
Basic Skip Trace Location services to find new address $45
Document Retrieval/Photocopying Includes return trip. $75 plus $50 per hour with a one hour minimum
Mobile Notary Most addresses within SLO County $75, plus $15 per signature
Court Filing Will vary based on timeframe. $55 - $75
Printing Fee Per page $0.15
Order Form

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Use our online order form to easily upload your service documents and case information. We will confim service and send you a quote.


"My law firm, Lightning Law, APC, contracts with Central Coast Justice and Marissa Mendenhall-Powels to conduct service of process on a regular basis. Annually, Central Coast Justice conducts well over two hundred (200) service of process jobs for the law firm. Central Coast Justice also routinely performs Skip Trace Services to facilitate service on Defendants in the course of these service jobs. Their services and performance are exceptional, highly professional, and always done timely. Additionally, Ms. Mendenhall-Powels is communicative with respect to on-going service and any issues that may arise. Finally, Central Coast Justice’s services are very affordable, which is important for our firm.
- David C. Wakefield, Esq.

“I have worked with Marissa as an independent process server over the past several years. She has always done great work. She is reliable and her reports and professionalism are top-notch. I would recommend her for any position."
- S. Bertoni

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