Do you handle cases on a contingency?We handle all cases on a contingency fee basis.
How does Stephen B. Elggren, PC. collect money from debtors?We always seek to collect debt without filing a lawsuit before we move into litigation.
If we cannot collect the debt without a lawsuit, we file a lawsuit against the debtor. The lawsuit will seek repayment of money owed, interest, damages available for breach of contract, and if applicable, attorney’s fees incurred as part of the litigation process. When the judge awards a judgment to collect damages, the debtor becomes legally obligated to pay.
How does Stephen B. Elggren, PC. collect on judgments?
A judgment gives us the power to do three things. 1.) We can garnish the debtor’s bank account or wages. 2.) We can seize the debtor’s assets. 3.) We can file a garnishment action against any third party that owes the debtor money.