Alex Watts : Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you with this.
Alex Watts : For now please let me know why he refuses to give it back please?
he says he had a sofa before but he gave it to his friend and if he gives mine back he would have to buy his own replacement
Alex Watts : Do you want the sofa or repayments please?
I would prefer the sofa
Alex Watts : Ok you need to write and ask for delivery of the sofa otherwise you will go to court.
Alex Watts : If he refuses then you can issue proceedings. You need to complete form N1
Alex Watts : http://hmctsformfinder.justice.gov.uk/courtfinder/forms/n001-eng.pdf
Alex Watts : and form n16a
Alex Watts : http://hmctsformfinder.justice.gov.uk/courtfinder/forms/n016a-eng.pdf
Alex Watts : You are asking the court for an order that he delivers up the sofa.
Alex Watts : The court will list the matter for hearing and decide to grant an order to deliver up.
Alex Watts : If the court does and he refuses he will be in contempt and a judge can warn, fine or send to prison.
Alex Watts : Any costs in making the application you would be entitled to if successful.
Alex Watts : Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?
do I need a solicitor to do this
Alex Watts : No you can do this yourself