Island & Skagit County, Washington Process Service

Veteran Owned | Licensed & Registered

All serves are recorded via body camera to ensure the service provided is unchallengeable.

Serves You Right, LLC is led by Everett Wardlaw, a US Navy Veteran of 21 years (2001-2022) who brings experience and professionalism to Washington state's process services. We are a local Whidbey Island business, so we know the ins & outs of our vast Western Washington coverage area.

Everett started serving papers in 2013, which has allowed him to serve all types of documents: debt collections, divorce, establish parentage, child support, eviction, foreclosure, writs of garnishment. Every set of documents has been legally served in a professional manner. Personal service, Substitute Service, Drop Service and Posting! We do it all!

Washington State

Covering North Puget Sound

Serves You Right has a broad coverage area within Island and Skagit counties providing service to Whidbey and Fidalgo Islands. Specifically covering Anacortes, Clinton, Coupeville, Freeland, Greenbank, Langley, NAS Whidbey Island, and Oak Harbor, service to other nearby local areas may also be available. Contact us today for our extended range.

Nationwide Process Service

Serves You Right is proud to offer nationwide service of process. With our network of professional process servers we can get your papers served whenever and wherever you need across the United States.

Process Service

Serving legal documents to individuals involved in a court case.

Process Serving requires knowledgeable professionals to provide all types of companies and individuals with timely, accurate service. A major part of this service is consistent and concise communication between the process serving company and its clientele. At Serves You Right, process serving is more than just getting the documents served - it is a courteous professional presenting themselves as an extension of your company and fulfilling a vital role in the judicial system.

We serve for law firms, attorneys, management companies, and individuals. With our process serving software, clients receive updates on all attempts with GPS coordinates and time stamps so there is never a question regarding the status of your serve.

Skip Tracing

Locating individuals in order to serve them legal documents.

Providing cutting-edge skip-tracing, Serves You Right is connected to all the major credit bureaus, state DMV, and provides our clients with the most accurate and up-to-date information available.

Serves You Right provides our clients with a comprehensive public records profile, which may provide detailed personal information regarding the subject and their assets including:

  • Public Record Information
  • Licenses Searches
  • Corporate Affiliations
  • Bankruptcies
  • Criminal Background Checks
  • Social Media Search
  • Utility Bills
  • Social Security
  • Tax Information
  • Judgements and Liens
  • Asset Searches

Background Checks

Verification process utilized to confirm identity of an individual.

A background check is a process a person or company uses to verify that an individual is who they claim to be, and this provides an opportunity to check and confirm the validity of someone's criminal record, education, employment history, and other activities from their past.

Court Filing

Submission of documents to the court to supplement a legal case.

Serves You Right is familiar with our local courts and their procedures. We offer efficient and accurate court filing services in physical form to ensure your documents do not cause a delay to your case.

All service quotes cover initial attempts of service, Affidavit of Service/Non-Service, Notary (if required), and mailing of original affidavit to you. All serves are recorded via body camera to ensure the service provided is unchallengeable. Serve videos will be made available upon request. Service videos are stored for 180 days past the date of service.

Note: If your service request requires ferry travel, ferry fees will be added to your invoice. If your service request was prepaid, an additional invoice for ferry fees will be generated.


We commit ourselves to accurate services with fair pricing. For bulk pricing, 15 or more jobs per month, contact us today!

Accepted Payment Methods

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Service Details Cost
Posting Posting documents to subject property within 10 days. $50
Rush Posting Posting documents to subject property within 96 hours. $85
Same Day Posting Posting documents to subject property by 11:59 pm. $135
Printing Job printing, per page over 20 pages $.20/page
Regular Service Regular Service of documents. 4 attempts within 10 days of receiving documents. $85
Rush Service RUSH Service of documents. 4 attempts within 96 hours of documents being received. $135
Same Day Service SAME DAY service of documents upon respondent. 3 attempts on date documents are received, no closer than 60 minutes apart. Call for availability. $200
Advanced Witness Fees Advanced witness fees with federal subpoenas. Contact us. Advance Requested + 10%
Skip Trace - IRB Report Skip trace is the process of locating a person's whereabouts. $50
Skip Trace - Per Hour Per Hour analysis of IRB Report $35/hour
Stake-Out - Per Hour Stake-Out for service of subject persons. 2 hour minimum charge. $50/hour
Background Checks From $35+. Contact us for a quote.
Duplicate/Replacement Affidavit of Service/Non-Service Affidavits are stored locally for 6 months past the date of service. $15
Court Filing Service - Same Day Filing documents with Island County Superior or District Court Same Day (Documents must be received by 2:00 p.m) Call for availability. $45
Court Filing Service - Next Day Filing documents with Island County Superior or District Court Next Day $35

Process Server or Sheriff?

Why Choose Serves You Right

Process servers, such as the servers at Serves You Right, specialize in serving legal documents with accuracy, diligence, and most important, efficiency. Sheriffs often serve legal documents whenever it fits into their schedule. Conversely, process servers can offer concise turnaround times and are much more likely to provide successful service.

Process servers are the legal industry's first choice to serve process. Between expertise, quick service, and more available communication, Serves You Right should be your first choice for process service in Washington.


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Mission Statement

At Serves You Right, LLC we provide timely, professional service of process for all your legal requirements to law firms and individuals alike. As your representative, personal and professional service is of the utmost importance to ensure your case is served legally. Our services are set apart from others offering durable evidence of the service of process utilizing body camera footage, signature requirements, and geo-tagging the location of the serve.

What People Are Saying

Great Service for our law office! Everett understands the timeliness of service when it matters and the various rules that apply.
-Shannone Lovell
Serves You Right has been a fantastic addition to our database of reliable servers.
-Doug Whalen
Went above and beyond maintaining a professional manner the entire time. Recommend 10/10. Best on the island and in the county. If you need papers served he is your man.
-Andrew Tomlin
We were pleased to find Everett; he was methodical in his approach to the service we gave him. We appreciated his timeliness; serve attempt notes and fast turnaround when it came to signing the Declaration of Service. This professionalism enabled us to meet the turnaround deadlines that we promise to our clients.
-Margo Pinder
I contacted them for a same day serve and they replied almost immediately and served it within 2 hours! Excellent service! Highly recommended.
-Michelle Thayer
Goes the extra mile, priced competitively, accessible.
-Keith Ellis
I have used this process server for years and I can say he is the best in the business. Efficient. Fast. And completely undeterred by any situation. Look no further.
-Molly McPherson

Give us a call at (360) 672-2540

Let us know how we can best help you get the results you need for process serving in Western Washington State.

If you are ready to order services, please click on the Order button below and we will get started on your case as soon as possible!

We offer volume rates for law firms and other agencies for service in Island County. Contact us today for more information.

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