I hold a promissory from a startup co. They refuse to pay and don't answer the phone or email. What kind of lawyer do I need?

Asked over 1 year ago - San Diego, CA

Delaware company doing business out of San Diego, CA
Promissory note in the hundreds of thousands of dollars.
They ARE STILL IN BUSINESS as far as I know.
I would like to use AVVO as a tool to help find a lawyer but I don't know what category to look under. Can you help?

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  1. Shaun K. Boss

    Contributor Level 14

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    Answered . You need a business attorney to review the lending instruments. If the promissory note is typical, it gives you the right to accellerate the full principal balance due in the event of a default in payment.

    This answer does not constitue legal advice, nor does it creat an attorney/client relationship. If you are... more
  2. Marilynn Mika Spencer

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . What is the promissory note for? A loan? A purchase? A personal injury settlement? It makes a difference with respect to the type of attorney you need.

    twitter.com/MikaSpencer *** All legal actions have time limits, called statutes of limitation. If you miss the... more
  3. Mark S Britton

    Answered . I can't help, but one of these lawyers can:

    http://www.avvo.com/search/lawyer_search?utf8=%...

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