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- I am a licensed attorney with commercial law experience. I will be glad to try and answer your question. I hope that the following information will be helpful to you, but please just write back if you have any follow-up questions or need clarification on anything after reviewing the following information.
- "How do I file a lien on an auto that I loaned money to purchase, as part of the loan agreement?" You would do this by filing a UCC Financing Statement. This document, which is informally called a UCC 1, is the appropriate instrument to utilize under the circumstances you have described here. This is a pdf document, which you would need to complete (instructions on last page), and mail (along with the required fee) to: XXXXX XXXXX Code, Post Office Box 9660, Olympia, WashingtonNNN-NN-NNNN
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