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Our Relentless Massachusetts Collection Attorneys Know How to Collect Foreign Judgments

Our Relentless Massachusetts Collection Attorneys Know How to Collect Foreign Judgments

Foreign judgments coming from sister states are entitled to ‘full faith and credit’ in the United States. However, being one of the states that hasn’t adopted the Uniform Enforcement of Foreign Judgments Act, Massachusetts has a completely different process. Here, the judgment has to be domesticated and enforced by a local court before you can collect upon it. This is one of the primary reasons why an experienced debt collection attorney can make a lot of difference for you.   

Our Experienced Collections Attorneys know How to Enforce Foreign Judgment in Massachusetts

When a judgment passed in another state has to be enforced in Massachusetts, the process involves filing a separate claim. Once the court approves the domestication of the foreign judgment, the next step is to obtain an execution order. Most debtors do not oblige to court orders and pay their debts easily.

Our team at the Law Offices of Alan M. Cohen LLC has two of the best collection attorneys in the state. This is not only because of the experience that they have but also because they have the knowledge and resources to go the extra mile for you and help you collect your debt.

When Your Out of State Debtor Has Assets in Massachusetts We Know How to Domesticate and Collect Your Debt

There are a number of tools and techniques that can be put in place to help you get paid. All these fall well within the remits of the law and it is about how well they can be executed by the respective attorney. Where necessary, an ex parte attachment can be obtained on real estate and other assets that your debtor has in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. This provides you with a safeguard that once the judgment is enforced, there may be assets available to get you paid.

When You Have An Out of State Judgment Against A Massachusetts Debtor, Our Relentless Massachusetts Collections Attorneys Know How To Collect Your Debt.

An ex parte attachment might only apply where there are assets like real estate or bank accounts involved. However, there might be situations where the source of funds may vary. In these circumstances, there are a number of other legal actions that an attorney can help you obtain. Wage garnishments, assets liens as well as reach and apply injunctions are just some of the available alternatives.

In the end, it all comes down to how proactive and aggressive your attorney is. Our team at the Law Offices of Alan M. Cohen LLC is relentless in pursuing your case from the filing of the initial lawsuit all the way to getting you paid. We analyze the potential abilities and willingness of your debtor to make the owed payment and devise collection plans accordingly. We investigate and create a list of all the available assets that the debtor has in Massachusetts so that there every legal option is open to retrieve what is rightfully yours. 

Get in touch with the Law Offices of Alan M. Cohen LLC   today to enlist the services of our experienced, relentless and aggressive attorneys. We go to enormous lengths to make sure you get paid in your foreign judgment case.

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