Sample Notice of Removal to Federal Court
This sample notice of removal to Federal Court is filed pursuant to Title 28 U.S. Code section 1446 on the grounds that the complaint involves a federal question as stated in Title 28 U.S. Code section 1441(a) but can be easily modified for use in cases with diversity jurisdiction as well. The sample has been revised and updated in December 2016, is 7 pages and includes brief instructions, citations to the statutory authority, a notice to adverse party of removal to Federal Court as well as a certificate of service of notice to adverse party of removal to Federal Court. The author is a freelance paralegal who has worked in California and Federal litigation since 1995. Note that the author is NOT an attorney and no guarantee or warranty is provided.