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How to Collect Divorce Judgment in California

By |January 5th, 2015|Judgment Collection|

During a divorce, a couple must divide their property and debts as part of the proceedings in California courts. Although it is possible for a couple to divide their assets and debts amicably and equally, it is often a contentious process that may require the intervention of a judge. Even if the assets are divided [...]

Collecting A Judgment From an Employer

By |November 7th, 2014|Judgment Collection, Uncategorized|

A large part of our judgment collection law practice is collection of labor awards, or more specifically enforcement labor judgments. Essentially, these result when an employer fails to properly pay an employee for wages, overtime pay, or otherwise violates California labor laws. When this happens  in California, a plaintiff can file a claim with the [...]

Collecting from an Out of Business Company or Employer

By |October 6th, 2014|Judgment Collection, Uncategorized|

Collecting on a judgment even in ideal circumstances can often be a time-consuming and complex process, and that presumes the debtor is solvent, and doing business and/or making money. When the judgment enforcement against a debtor who is a company or legal entity, which appears to be (or is) out of business, the process can [...]

How to Prevent Getting Ripped Off in Litigation – Part 2

By |September 18th, 2014|Judgment Collection|

Okay, so now you’ve got some tools at your disposal - public records, internet searches, maybe a credit report (if you read part 1) - now what do you do with that info? Remember, litigation prevention is the #1 priority here, but also one must always remember: You can never know for sure what anyone [...]

How to Prevent Getting Ripped Off in Litigation – Part 1

By |September 4th, 2014|Judgment Collection|

Litigation Prevention is Paramount A judgment collection attorneys law firm such as ours can be a great asset to a person or business who is owed money, in helping to collect your judgment. I have had my collection law firm here in Downtown Los Angeles for some time now, and I enjoy helping my clients [...]

Heartwarming Review from Recent Case

By |July 16th, 2014|Judgment Collection|

See transcript below: Hello Mr. Evanns, I wanted to express my gratitude for all you did for us, for taking our case on short notice, your incredible legal expertise on our case and how thorough you were in intimidating the other side. From the family, We all are so grateful to you for the money [...]

Collecting a Judgment from a Debtor in Bankruptcy – Part 1 – Overview and Preparation

By |August 19th, 2013|Judgment Collection|

Bankruptcy is one of the harsh realities that creditors have to deal with all too often when enforcing judgments.  And make no mistake about it, the reality is harsh- the minute a debtor files a bankruptcy petition, you as the judgment creditor, instantly change positions. You go from the extremely advantageous position of holding an [...]

Musings of a Los Angeles Collection Attorney- Judgment Enforcement in Hollywood.

By |March 13th, 2013|Judgment Collection|

Los Angeles, with all its diversity, is an interesting city for many of the same reasons that big cities are- but perhaps the most unique part of it is Hollywood. And, enforcement of judgment in Hollywood- even more interesting still- so interesting in fact, that it warrants its own article, in my opinion. Now, Collection [...]

Being an effective judgment enforcement lawyer: It takes more than just knowing the law.

By |December 17th, 2012|Judgment Collection|

Sure, a competent judgment enforcement lawyer knows the law and has the knowledge and experience to collect your judgment. That is certainly a good reason to retain one- but there are also personal, human-psychological reasons for it as well. Consider this example: A client, we'll call her Jennifer, retained us for collection of her divorce [...]

Divorce, Spousal Support and Child Support Enforcement

By |August 5th, 2012|Judgment Collection|

Some of the most frustrated potential judgment enforcement client calls I get are those who have outstanding spousal support and spousal support orders. These clients have often been through nasty divorces, have already paid tons to an attorney and have barely been getting by—only to have the debtor refuse to pay what is owed. Often [...]