Judgments entered in civil cases are sometimes changed or eliminated (set aside or vacated) altogether. This process occurs either in the trial court or in the appellate court. If you have had a judgment entered against you and want to know what you can do to reduce the judgment or eliminate it altogether, The Walker Law Firm can help you evaluate your options for judgement relief.
Our Orange County lawyers represent businesses and individuals in judgment relief matters in both the trial courts and appellate courts. We also offer assistance for Riverside County judgement relief. The grounds for such proceedings, as well as the rules and procedures, are different in the trial court and the appellate court. Contact our judgement relief lawyers to learn more about your options.
The type of relief sought at the trial level will depend on many factors, including:
Judgment relief at the trial level is a thicket of rules and procedures. The inability to understand the timelines, procedures and standards can result in the inability of even a meritorious motion. Our Orange County judgement relief attorneys understand these procedures and how best to utilize them to our clients’ advantage. We also offer representation for Riverside County judgement relief.
After a judgment is entered against you, interest may accrue up to the legal rate of 10%. You can also face a variety of collection efforts to force you to pay the judgment. You could face a variety of debt collection consequences, including:
At The Walker Law Firm, our Orange County and Riverside County attorneys know how to attack judgments and deal with collections issues. Let us help you. We will fight alongside you, but you MUST act quickly. Do not wait another day. Contact us.
At The Walker Law Firm, we value the relationship created with our clients. Our lawyers can handle all your legal issues, from the simple to complex. Contact an Orange County, California, attorney for an initial consultation.
Please Note: Our practice serves commercial property mangers and landlords. WE DO NOT ACCEPT CASES INVOLVING RESIDENTIAL UNLAWFUL DETAINERS (residential property evictions) or represent residential tenants.
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