When we are asked to effect legal process of a U.S.D.C summons in Massachusetts it is directed at a defendant it is our responsibility to assure the manner of service is executed specifically as required by Rule 4 and all applicable laws.

Whether we serve U.S.D.C. process in Massachusetts or anywhere in the country, there is only one way to serve the Summons and that is the right way. All process serving services must be handled in person must comply with Federal Rules, specifically Rule 4

A.C.E. Process Servers in Massachusetts make a formal distinction how U.S.D.C. service is properly made. Each and every service that comes to us is carefully evaluated and classified so our Massachusetts process server plans and executes proper service. First, we work with Attorney’s who ask us to serve U.S.D.C. / Federal actions. Our services involve serving and delivering U.S. Federal District Court actions which are uniquely governed by federal statutes and laws and may differ from state laws. Federal actions, though similar to state actions, require our process servers in Massachusetts to have a complete understanding of Rule 4 and the Federal rules of civil procedure. Federal rules for proper service of process also involve a proper Proof of Service affidavit that differs from the affidavits required by state courts.

U.S.D.C. Summons Services in Massachusetts

The importance of a U.S.D.C. issued summons should be not be underestimated. It is the court summons and how it is served that is responsible for the commencement of all lawsuits in Massachusetts and all other Federal jurisdictions. Attorneys who have a summons issued by a court and are seeking service in Massachusetts depend upon private process servers to properly execute service of process of the summons. Serving the U.S.D.C. summons upon the defendant is what establishes jurisdiction of the court over the defendant and or respondent.

A.C.E. Private Process Servers in Massachusetts understand the importance of proper service of a U.S.D.C. summons

A.C.E. U.S.D.C. Summons Servers in Massachusetts are professional process servers who offer fast and reliable service of process services.

We believe Service of Process of U.S.D.C. legal documents in Massachusetts requires on time management skills, accuracy, knowledge of Rule 4 and tenacity. For twenty years A.C.E. Summons Servers have earned the reputation of being the most dependable and consistent U.S.D.C. service providers in Massachusetts and have an impeccable record of success. Very few, if any, process serving agencies in Massachusetts offer you the experience, real time communications, follow up and a flawless Proof of Service as A.C.E. does. A.C.E. U.S.D.C. process servers in Massachusetts offer an unconditional guarantee for the way process serving services are performed. A.C.E. U.S.D.C. Process Servers are situated throughout Massachusetts and guarantee results!

For purposes of our Best Practices, "Service of Process” of a U.S.D.C. action in Massachusetts refers to the service of a summons, initial or other process intended to acquire jurisdiction over a person or property." Secondary service" of process refers to the service of subsequent papers exchanged between the parties following service of initial process. These Best Practices refer to both Primary and Secondary service of process in Massachusetts.

What does Effected or Completed Service in Massachusetts mean?

The word or phrase "effected service" refers to the date that legal process was served upon the defendant in Massachusetts and involved in the legal process or lawsuit.

The word or phrase "completed" refers to the date that legal process was served upon the defendant and where in Massachusetts service took place.

What does Non-Service of Process in Massachusetts mean?

When in-person service upon a named party cannot be effected in Massachusetts or anywhere else, the next best method of service should be in-person delivery of process to a person authorized by court rule or statute to deliver process to on behalf of the named party. For example, this includes such person as "Suitable Age and Discretion," "person apparently in charge at a principal place of business,” full time co-resident,” "parent," "guardian," "registered agent" and "resident agent,” or “statutory agent.”

When service cannot be effected or completed in Massachusetts, the next best methods of service is alternate methods authorized by court rule or statute upon a demonstration of the fact that service cannot be effected by personally delivering papers in person.

What is an Massachusetts Process Server's Work Product?

The work product of a professional process server is the proof of service submitted by that person attesting to the fact that a particular person or entity was given legal process in a manner prescribed by U.S.D.C law. The proof, return or affidavit of service is what the courts rely upon to determine whether jurisdiction has been acquired over a particular person, entity, or property. The proof, return or affidavit of service must be beyond reproach. A.C.E. Process Servers in Massachusetts always take copious notes and documents observations, facts and details for each service provided. These extra efforts prove to be invaluable and a means to memorialize the service should there be any questions or challenges in the future.

In every new relationship, there is a period of time where the two parties get to know each other. Our personalized client services are designed to impress you. You will find our Massachusetts Process Servers to be very capable of meeting your needs as we get to know you.

A.C.E. utilizes a seasoned tried and true network of U.S.D.C. authorized Process Servers that allow us to work with Law offices and people across the nation who in need proper and timely service of U.S.D.C. Court actions

A.C.E. works effectively in Massachusetts and all other jurisdictions. Each state has its own operating rules concerning service of process and privacy laws however when serving a U.S.D.C. Summons we must observe Rule 4 as the way your summons will be served upon the defendant. Every step we take is fully compliant and always tried and true.

We don’t want you to worry. Whenever you have a question or a concern, please call or email us immediately. We will always be available to assist you, and we won’t leave your side until you are happy. Your satisfaction and proper service of your U.S.D.C Summons is our main priority.

Call or email us! A.C.E Process Servers offer U.S.D.C. services anywhere in Massachusetts. Our Statewide Services are performed by strategically located process servers who are capable of handling one or dozens of requests. As a nationwide agency offers services in Massachusetts you can depend upon A.C.E. Process Servers to be fast, efficient and dependable as other have for twenty years.

To hire an A.C.E. U.S.D.C. Private Process Server in Massachusetts or nationwide, please call 800-987-4680 or EMAIL US NOW.

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  • Accord, MA
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  • Acushnet, MA
  • Adams, MA
  • Agawam, MA
  • Allston, MA
  • Amesbury, MA
  • Amherst, MA
  • Andover, MA
  • Arlington, MA
  • Arlington Heights, MA
  • Ashburnham, MA
  • Ashby, MA
  • Ashfield, MA
  • Ashland, MA
  • Ashley Falls, MA
  • Assonet, MA
  • Athol, MA
  • Attleboro, MA
  • Attleboro Falls, MA
  • Auburn, MA
  • Auburndale, MA
  • Avon, MA
  • Ayer, MA
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  • Babson Park, MA
  • Baldwinville, MA
  • Barnstable, MA
  • Barre, MA
  • Becket, MA
  • Bedford, MA
  • Belchertown, MA
  • Bellingham, MA
  • Belmont, MA
  • Berkley, MA
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  • Berlin, MA
  • Bernardston, MA
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  • Boston, MA
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  • Brighton, MA
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  • Cambridge, MA
  • Canton, MA
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  • Clinton, MA
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  • Cummaquid, MA
  • Cummington, MA
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  • Dalton, MA
  • Danvers, MA
  • Dartmouth, MA
  • Dedham, MA
  • Deerfield, MA
  • Dennis, MA
  • Dennis Port, MA
  • Dighton, MA
  • Dorchester, MA
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  • Douglas, MA
  • Dover, MA
  • Dracut, MA
  • Drury, MA
  • Dudley, MA
  • Dunstable, MA
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  • East Boston, MA
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  • Essex, MA
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  • Fairhaven, MA
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  • Florence, MA
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  • Franklin, MA
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  • Gardner, MA
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  • Glendale, MA
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  • Hadley, MA
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  • Indian Orchard, MA
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  • Jamaica Plain, MA
  • Jefferson, MA
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  • Kingston, MA
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  • Lake Pleasant, MA
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  • Lancaster, MA
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  • Lynnfield, MA
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  • Malden, MA
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  • Manomet, MA
  • Mansfield, MA
  • Marblehead, MA
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  • Nahant, MA
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  • Oak Bluffs, MA
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  • Orange, MA
  • Orleans, MA
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  • Oxford, MA
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  • Palmer, MA
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  • Quincy, MA
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  • Randolph, MA
  • Raynham, MA
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  • Rehoboth, MA
  • Revere, MA
  • Richmond, MA
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  • Rochester, MA
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  • Roxbury, MA
  • Roxbury Crossing, MA
  • Royalston, MA
  • Russell, MA
  • Rutland, MA
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  • Sagamore, MA
  • Sagamore Beach, MA
  • Salem, MA
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  • Sandisfield, MA
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  • Seekonk, MA
  • Sharon, MA
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  • Shrewsbury, MA
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  • South Barre, MA
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  • South Dennis, MA
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  • South Hamilton, MA
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  • South Lancaster, MA
  • South Lee, MA
  • South Orleans, MA
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  • South Yarmouth, MA
  • Southampton, MA
  • Southborough, MA
  • Southbridge, MA
  • Southfield, MA
  • Southwick, MA
  • Spencer, MA
  • Springfield, MA
  • Sterling, MA
  • Still River, MA
  • Stockbridge, MA
  • Stoneham, MA
  • Stoughton, MA
  • Stow, MA
  • Sturbridge, MA
  • Sudbury, MA
  • Sunderland, MA
  • Sutton, MA
  • Swampscott, MA
  • Swansea, MA
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  • Taunton, MA
  • Templeton, MA
  • Tewksbury, MA
  • Thorndike, MA
  • Three Rivers, MA
  • Topsfield, MA
  • Townsend, MA
  • Truro, MA
  • Turners Falls, MA
  • Tyngsboro, MA
  • Tyringham, MA
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  • Upton, MA
  • Uxbridge, MA
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  • Village Of Nagog Woods, MA
  • Vineyard Haven, MA
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  • Waban, MA
  • Wakefield, MA
  • Wales, MA
  • Walpole, MA
  • Waltham, MA
  • Ware, MA
  • Wareham, MA
  • Warren, MA
  • Warwick, MA
  • Watertown, MA
  • Waverley, MA
  • Wayland, MA
  • Webster, MA
  • Wellesley, MA
  • Wellesley Hills, MA
  • Wellfleet, MA
  • Wendell, MA
  • Wendell Depot, MA
  • Wenham, MA
  • West Barnstable, MA
  • West Boxford, MA
  • West Boylston, MA
  • West Bridgewater, MA
  • West Brookfield, MA
  • West Chatham, MA
  • West Chesterfield, MA
  • West Chop, MA
  • West Dennis, MA
  • West Falmouth, MA
  • West Groton, MA
  • West Harwich, MA
  • West Hatfield, MA
  • West Hyannisport, MA
  • West Medford, MA
  • West Millbury, MA
  • West Newbury, MA
  • West Newton, MA
  • West Roxbury, MA
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  • West Stockbridge, MA
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  • West Townsend, MA
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  • West Warren, MA
  • West Yarmouth, MA
  • Westborough, MA
  • Westfield, MA
  • Westford, MA
  • Westminster, MA
  • Weston, MA
  • Westport, MA
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  • Weymouth, MA
  • Whately, MA
  • Wheelwright, MA
  • White Horse Beach, MA
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  • Whitman, MA
  • Wilbraham, MA
  • Williamsburg, MA
  • Williamstown, MA
  • Wilmington, MA
  • Winchendon, MA
  • Winchendon Springs, MA
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  • Windsor, MA
  • Winthrop, MA
  • Woburn, MA
  • Woods Hole, MA
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  • Worcester, MA
  • Woronoco, MA
  • Worthington, MA
  • Wrentham, MA
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  • Yarmouth Port, MA