I have been sued in Houston TX by Wells Fargo bank for my outstanding debt. But I have moved to philadelphia and have been living here for the past 4 months. How do I go about responding to the law suit. I have not received a formal letter notifying me of the lawsuit. The local sheriff tried delivering something to me at my family home in TX. But I was not there so he left without leaving the letter with my family members.
You need to seek the legal advice of a Texas attorney who has experience in civil litigation. Use the Avvo Find a Lawyer tab to find such an attorney. Best of luck.
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You may have to retain a Texas attorney and fight the suit in Texas.
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It would depend what kind of suit. If they can't serve you then they cannot obtain a judgment until they get the right for alternative service.
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I encourage you to hire legal counsel in the jurisdiction where the matter was filed and allow them to address this
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