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Eric Christian Milby

Narberth Business Attorney.

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  1. I'm involved in a civil suit against me from a plumbing contractor for non payment. I refused to pay him because of poor work.

    Answered about 5 years ago.

    1. Eric Christian Milby
    2. Alan James Brinkmeier
    3. Michael Hassen
    3 lawyer answers

    Your question raises many other questions. Notably, "both times in court" suggests you are far along the process and your opportunity to change the result may now be substantially limited if not foreclosed. Any remedy you still may have such as an appeal or petioning the court for a new hearing is time sensitive - the clock is ticking. Also, it is unclear to me whether you are the property owner or a general contractor. The available remedies are substantially different in the homeowner-to-...

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  2. Name on Deed but not on Mortgage

    Answered over 5 years ago.

    1. Eric Christian Milby
    1 lawyer answer

    You probably need to file a lawsuit seeking "partition" to sever your joint interest in the property and permit it to be sold. If she is being uncooperative merely because of a breakdown in your relationship, you should advise her that the foreclosure of a property in her name will likely impact her credit negatively.

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