Florida Statutes > Chapter 47 > § 47.011 Florida Statutes 47.011 – Where actions may be begun Current as of: 2016 | Check for updates | Other versions Actions shall be brought only in the county where the defendant resides, where the cause of action accrued, or where the property in litigation is located. This section shall not apply to actions against nonresidents. Previous sectionNext section Chapter 47 Contents Ask a question Subject Question*City*State*AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingSelect a topicThis helps us find the right person to answer your question.Business LawCriminal LawDebt and BankruptcyDUI/DWIEmploymentFamily LawImmigrationIntellectual PropertyLandlord & TenantMedical MalpracticePersonal Injury / AccidentsReal EstateTraffic TicketsWills & EstatesTagsEnter a few words separated by commas to help someone find this question. E-mail*Your email will not be displayed or shared. Stay informed! Yes, keep me informed via email about important legal news and offers from LawServer PhoneThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.