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How to Enforce a Foreign Judgment in Massachusetts

How to Enforce a Foreign Judgment in Massachusetts Enforcing a non-federal foreign judgment in Massachusetts is harder than in other states. Unfortunately, Massachusetts has not enacted the Uniform Foreign Judgment Act. What this means for you is that: 1.     You must file a brand new law suit in Massachusetts. 2.     In essence, the debtor can … Continue reading How to Enforce a Foreign Judgment in Massachusetts

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Mechanic Lien + Attachment = Payment

Mechanic Liens and Attachment Motions Lead to Immediate Payment A plumbing supplier’s contractor customer slowly turned off the payment tap. Facing a defiant debtor, the supplier called me. My review of the file revealed that my client had sufficient written documents, including email correspondence, when viewed together formed a written contract. This was essential to allow me to … Continue reading Mechanic Lien + Attachment = Payment

Experienced Massachusetts Collection Attorney

Experienced Collection Attorney v.  Collection Agency — You Decide An out of state supplier is owed monies from a Massachusetts corporation (“debtor”). Despite numerous emails from the debtor promising payment, nothing happened. After reviewing our website, the supplier contacted us. After the initial discussion, the supplier had to decide between hiring a collection agency charging … Continue reading Experienced Massachusetts Collection Attorney

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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