Augusta, GA asked in Civil Litigation and Collections for Georgia

Q: I won a default judgment. What steps should I take to collect if its even possible?

A renovation contractor is in default and I want to collect. Can I go after his wife also in this instance since she advertises for him? I don't want to throw good money at bad money so I need to know if they have anything that can be liened on to make him/them pay. And Im unsure about that process. Also wage garnishments. How would I start that process as well? Do I need a lawyer to file wage garnishments and asset discovery?


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Joel Gary Selik
Joel Gary Selik
  • Collections Lawyer
  • Las Vegas, NV

A: There are many actions that could be taken. If you have bank information do a levy. Do a judgment debtor exam. Lien his property. Shins to take depend on what we know about the debtor.

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