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When Should You Turn Over An Account to a Collections Attorney?

Determining when to turn over an account to a collections attorney is a dilemma every credit manager encounters. On the one hand, all businesses live and die on sales. On the other, selling products and services without getting paid is a recipe for disaster. With over thirty years of commercial debt collection experience, our general … Continue reading When Should You Turn Over An Account to a Collections Attorney?

CALL THE ATTORNEY OTHER ATTORNEYS CALL TO COLLECT DEBT

CALL THE ATTORNEY OTHER ATTORNEYS CALL TO COLLECT DEBT SUPERIOR COURT – An attorney’s commercial client racks up a $70,000.00 bill and then fails to pay any of the monies owed. After the three years statute of limitations had run on a potential malpractice claim, the attorney turned to me to collect the debt. I immediately began … Continue reading CALL THE ATTORNEY OTHER ATTORNEYS CALL TO COLLECT DEBT

Commercial Debt Collection Is What We Do

Commercial Debt Collection Is What We Do BARNSTABLE —- An out of state corporation was not receiving payment of its commercial debt from its Massachusetts customer. They could have chosen any Massachusetts attorney but chose to hire an experienced commercial litigation attorney focusing on not only winning cases but most importantly collecting judgments. After reviewing … Continue reading Commercial Debt Collection Is What We Do

Collection Lawyer Successfully Uses A Bank Attachment To Collect Bad Debt

SOMETIMES A BANK ATTACHMENT IS ALL YOU NEED TO INSPIRE YOUR DEBTORS TO PAY THEIR BILL   CAMBRIDGE —- A supplier’s customer fails to pay its bills and then stops talking to the supplier. Frustrated by the debtor’s ostrich approach, the supplier calls me. After researching the debtor’s assets, I immediately filed suit and obtained … Continue reading Collection Lawyer Successfully Uses A Bank Attachment To Collect Bad Debt

Hiring The Right Commercial Debt Collection Attorney Is Like Winning The Lottery

Hiring The Right Commercial Debt Collection Attorney Is Like Winning The Lottery SUPERIOR COURT —-  A plumber stiffed its supplier for over $40,000.00. Instead of calling just any third party collector to chase the debt, the supplier called me – an experienced AV Rated commercial debt collection attorney in Massachusetts. The plumber had signed a credit … Continue reading Hiring The Right Commercial Debt Collection Attorney Is Like Winning The Lottery

Not All Monies In Retirement Accounts are Exempt From Bad Debt Collection

 Not All Monies In Retirement Accounts are Exempt From Attachment M.G.L. c. 235 § 34A, in relevant parts states that: …The exemption in this section for plans maintained by an individual, whether or not self-employed, shall not apply to sums deposited, determined without regard to deposits pursuant to a rollover or transfer except to the … Continue reading Not All Monies In Retirement Accounts are Exempt From Bad Debt Collection

Collect Commercial Debt with Personal Property Attachments

Personal Property Attachments Help to Collect Commercial Debt A food supplier gets stung by its customer with a $23,000.00 bill. Despite the supplier’s efforts, its debtor went ostrich. Fed up with the lack of responsiveness, the suppler called on me to collect the commercial debt. I immediately filed suit and obtained an ex parte attachment … Continue reading Collect Commercial Debt with Personal Property Attachments

Seasoned Commercial Litigator Efficiently Resolves Business Disputes

Seasoned Commercial Litigator Efficiently Resolves Business Disputes   I have successfully resolved numerous contract and business  disputes. Whether involving contract, construction, commercial real estate or shareholder issues, I have over thirty years of experience of effectively advancing my clients’ interests. I am a seasoned negotiator and litigator. I work hard to make sure that I … Continue reading Seasoned Commercial Litigator Efficiently Resolves Business Disputes