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How is post-judgment interest on a civil judgment calculated?

Posted by attorney David Blansky

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The foregoing is provided for informational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advise. I always encourage people to confer with qualified counsel admitted to practice in the jurisdiction in which the matter arises. The websites below may also be informative on this topic.

Learn more about post-judgment interest on federal civil judgments at http://www.uscourts.gov/postjud/postjud.html.
A great post-judgment interest calculator can be found here: http://www.nationaljudgment.net/intcalc.php. Simply provide the judgment amount, date of entry of the judgment and the jurisdiction and it will advise you of the applicable rate and balance due, inclusive of interest.

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