Collections Lawsuits: Sometimes When You Least Expect It

by Gregory Mark Fitzgerald on Dec. 26, 2018

Bankruptcy & Debt Credit & Debt Bankruptcy & Debt  Collection Bankruptcy & Debt  Bankruptcy 

Summary: If you have been served, don’t wait to contact an attorney. Act quickly so that an effective response can be filed.

"Some companies operate like clockwork with sending out lawsuits and are very adept at what they do, employing attorneys who are used to most debtors not filing a reply or showing up to court—meaning that a default or court judgment is almost automatic."

Read the entire article on the official Fitzgerald & Campbell, APLC blog.

Legal Articles Additional Disclaimer

Lawyer.com is not a law firm and does not offer legal advice. Content posted on Lawyer.com is the sole responsibility of the person from whom such content originated and is not reviewed or commented on by Lawyer.com. The application of law to any set of facts is a highly specialized skill, practiced by lawyers and often dependent on jurisdiction. Content on the site of a legal nature may or may not be accurate for a particular state or jurisdiction and may largely depend on specific circumstances surrounding individual cases, which may or may not be consistent with your circumstances or may no longer be up-to-date to the extent that laws have changed since posting. Legal articles therefore are for review as general research and for use in helping to gauge a lawyer's expertise on a matter. If you are seeking specific legal advice, Lawyer.com recommends that you contact a lawyer to review your specific issues. See Lawyer.com's full Terms of Use for more information.