Collection Lawsuit Defense in Buffalo
Retain Aggressive Legal Advocacy
Debt Collectors often act immediately when individuals stop paying their
debts. If you are facing financial issues that have subsequently turned
into a debt collection lawsuit, do not panic. Our bankruptcy lawyer has
the knowledge and resources you need to effectively handle a lawsuit.
Call today for the defense you need!
If you are being sued, do not ignore the summons. Your first step should
be to respond and settle the legal matter with the help of our firm. Whether
you are being sued in a foreclosure, vehicle repossession, or credit card
lawsuit, our legal team can defend you through each step and work toward
a positive resolution.
Fight Back Against Creditors
You may be facing any of the following judgments against you:
- Bank account restraint
- Vehicle repossession
- Wage garnishment
By retaining the legal services of our firm, you can fight back against
your creditor and obtain the defense you need. There are possible defenses
that can be used to resolve your case. You will need to respond to the
lawsuit within a specific time period.
Some of the defenses that may apply are:
- Improper service of the summons / complaint
- Debt is outside of the statute of limitations
- Lawsuit is against the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
- Lack of standing
- Payment of the debt in part or full
- Fraudulent credit card charges
Receipt of discharge in
- Mistaken identity
Protecting Your Rights in a Lawsuit
You still have the right to set aside the judgment and stop the legal action
from occurring. At Smith & Messina LLP, we know your
rights and can take the necessary means to pursue your best interests.
Our Buffalo bankruptcy attorney can help you formulate a specific plan
Call today for a case evaluation (716) 259-1030!