Debt Collection Attorney | Serving Wantagh, NY
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The collection of a debt may involve many steps and a wide array of legal skills. Since founding our practice in Nassau County in 2004, the New York debt collection lawyers at The Nathanson Law Firm LLP have offered a frank, straight-shooting approach to cases involving the enforcement of judgments, retail and commercial debt collection, consumer credit transactions, and …
Debt Collection Attorney
The Cayea Law Group - Donald J. Cayea &Associates PC, a local Wantagh firm specializing in New York Debt Collection Law.
Many small businesses and startups often must operate on a thin budget dependent on receiving regular payments to accounts receivable to keep running. When customers and clients fail to pay you on time, business suffers. Work with a Wantagh attorney skilled in collecting the business debts.
There are state and federal laws that regulate how debts can be collected. As a business owner it is important that you understand these laws and comply with the requirements on what tactics you can use to collect money owed to you. To avoid devoting more time to business debt collection than to efficiently running your business, you may want to hire a lawyer to process your collections professionally and within the law.
In legal practice, experience matters. An experienced attorney will likely have handled issues similar to yours many, many times. Therefore, after listening to your situation, the attorney should have a reasonable idea of the time line for a case like yours and the likely resolution.
An experienced lawyer should be able to communicate a basic "road map" on how to proceed. The lawyer should be able to walk you through the anticipated process, key considerations, and potential pitfalls to avoid. Once you've laid out the facts of your situation to the lawyer, he/she should be able to frame expectations and likely scenarios to help you understand your legal issue.
The more experienced a lawyer is in legal practice, the more likely he/she will be able to bring about a successful resolution to your issue. Since experience matters, lawyers who've been practicing law for many years (with a successful track record) tend to be in high demand. You should look for information about a lawyer's experience and ask questions during the initial meeting. It's a very good idea to ask the lawyer how many years he/she has been practicing law and the expected outcome of your case.
Affidavit - A sworn written statement made under oath. An affidavit is meant to be a supporting document to the court assisting in the verification of certain facts. An affidavit may or may not require notarization.
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