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What a Debt Collection lawyer can do for you

If you have sued someone successfully and still are awaiting payment, you may require the services of a debt collection attorney. There are different debt collection regulations and procedures that a debt collection lawyer can use to most effectively get your money. Generally, debt collection attorneys work for a percentage of the amount owed and receive payment once you collect what you're owed.

Why hire a Debt collection attorney

If you are part of a legal case involving debt collection, you may want to hire a debt collection attorney. A lawyer with experience in debt collection can help fight for your rights as a consumer, defending you against a debt collector or creditor. Conversely, if you have successfully sued someone but still haven't been paid, a debt collection lawyer can help you recover money you are owed. Many laws detail consumer protection laws as well as debt collection regulations, requirements, and procedures, and a debt collection attorney can help determine which legal strategies will be most effective in your case. In some cases, debt collection attorneys work for a percentage of the amount owed and only receive payment when you collect your money.

Did you know?

According to WebRecon, a record breaking 12,000 debt collection lawsuits are expected to be filed in 2010, up from 9,300 in 2009 and 4,400 in 2007.