What is a motion for summary judgment? A motion for summary judgment is a tool that many lawyers who represent creditors use to try and save time, money, and effort when trying to obtain a judgment against a debtor. Chances are that if you are researching this topic, you have already been served with such…

Do You Have a Judgment Against You? If so, you are likely very worried about what the judgment-creditor is going to do to you to satisfy their judgment.  For example, everyone knows that they might be faced with frozen bank accounts or wage garnishments (or “income execution,” as it is called in New York).  But…

Discovering that your bank account has been frozen can often times be one of the most shocking and unsettling experiences of your life. Usually, this discovery is made while attempting to use your check card on-line, at an ATM, or even worse – at a store (in front of a long line of other people…

Have you recently discovered for the first time that a judgment was entered against you for an old debt that you may have had? If so, then it would certainly be in your best interest to consult with an attorney to determine whether you can challenge the judgment or settle your debt. Simply ignoring the…

Being Served

One of the most common complaints that we tend to hear when talking with people for the first time is that they just discovered that they have a judgment against them and never even knew that a lawsuit was filed in the first place. More times than not, those people come to our law firm…