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Q: How much does it cost to have an attorney represent me in a suit over a debt (New Orleans area)?
Robert Martin Louque Jr
Robert Martin Louque Jr
answered on Aug 19, 2016

It usually depends on the amount you are being sued for and the court in which you are being sued. It can be as low as $600.00 and as high as $2,000 or more not including the court costs. Every attorney has a different fee structure. Some will charge a fixed fee and some will charge an hourly... Read more »

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Q: My friend has my vehicle, which he agreed to pay for and did not, and will not return it. Can I pursue legal action?

I bought a vehicle for a friend with the agreement (no contract) that he pay me the note. He has only paid ~half the principle. I have since paid off the vehicle and wish to repossess it. What legal recourse do I have?

Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki
answered on Jul 30, 2015

More information is needed to answer. A local contacts, business or consumer protection lawyer can assist.

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