IF A JUDGEMENT AS ISSUED ON A BANK ACCOUNT

Asked over 1 year ago - New Rochelle, NY

IF A JUDGEMENT IS ISSUED ON A BANK ACCOUNT TO COLLECT A DEBT HOW CAN A PERSON FIGHT THIS LEGALLY

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  1. Jeffrey Bruce Gold

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    Contributor Level 19

    Answered . Are you saying that there is a judgment against you and your bank account has been frozen. You need to vacate the judgment, if possible. If that is not possible, you need to look for technical deficiencies in the service and filing of the judgment, the lien, and the execution. For instance, we once overturned a judgment against a PC's account, because the judgment was soley against the sole member of the P.C. Each case is different.

    If you'd like to discuss, please feel free to call. Jeff Gold Gold, Benes, LLP 1854 Bellmore Ave Bellmore,... more
  2. Eric Edward Rothstein

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . Were you properly served with the summons and complaint? Check the court file for the Affidavit of Service. If NO, make a motion to vacate the judgment. Certain types of funds can't be seized See CPLR 5222-a for a list.

    I am a former federal and State prosecutor and now handle criminal defense and personal injury/civil rights cases.... more
  3. Kris K. Skaar

    Contributor Level 14

    Answered . You should consult an experienced debt defense attorney. I suggest you try www.naca.net.

    Skaar & Feagle, LLP maintains offices in Marietta (770 427 5600) and Decatur (404 373 1970), Georgia. The... more

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