California Legal Process Server (Contractor)

  • Anywhere

As a One Legal contractor, you’ll be part of a diverse network of experienced process servers and court runners in California.

Your primary responsibilities will be performing service of process, physical court filing, and courtesy copy delivery tasks, depending on your preferences

You’ll enjoy the freedom to focus solely on fieldwork, as our in-house team handles customer interactions, document reviews, proof of service preparations, and more. The position offers flexibility, a consistent flow of jobs, and the benefit of regular, reliable payments.

About the role

The role of a One Legal contractor is both rewarding and challenging.

You will be a critical part of our mission to deliver fast, reliable, and cost-effective services to our vast customer base of legal professionals. We provide our contractors with access to ServeManager—the leading platform in the industry—ensuring you can manage your jobs effectively and efficiently.

With our back-office support, your focus remains on the tasks in the field, leveraging your expertise and skills where they matter the most. As a contractor, you have our commitment to building a long-lasting relationship, where your success is our success.

This is a remote, independent contractor position.


To be a Contractor for One Legal, you must:

  • Be 18 years of age, or older
  • Have a valid photo ID (e.g., drivers license, passport)
  • Have reliable transportation
  • Have an ability to perform services for One Legal customers including process serving, court deliveries, etc.
  • Be registered as a process server in one California county (if working service of process orders)
  • Have an ability to utilize ServeManager software application for your One Legal workflow
  • Have a professional attitude and appearance

For the application, prepare to provide the following:

  • Profile picture to upload
  • 3-5 sentences about yourself, the services you offer (and in what area) and your experience
  • Proof of valid process server registration (if signing up for service of process work)
  • One valid proof of identification (e.g., a driver’s license, passport, or other government issued ID)

What to expect:

All questions and document uploads must be completed in order for your application to be considered.

Upon submission of the application, we will perform a background check. Following satisfactory results, you will receive an Independent Contractor Agreement for your review and signature along with a W-9 to complete and submit.

Any information that you share with us will be kept confidential and is subject to our privacy policy.


No benefits are offered for this contract position.