i have a judgement against a woman for about 5k. i have executed the second procedure for her to have claimed i think what is her assetts that could be exempted. she did not respond to this either to the clerk of court. How do i find out what her bank accounts are and at with which bank? I have her ss#?
Country relating to Question: United States
State (if USA): North Carolina
the first two executions, small claims which i won judgement and then filed for her to exempt her assets. she has not responded to the clerk of court about her asset exclusions and I want to get paid.
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You can ask the court in which your judgment was entered to hold a "judgment debtor exam".
When a judgment debtor refuses/fails to respond, the judge can force them into court at your request and force them to answer questions under oath about their assets.
During the exam, you can ask where they bank and which accounts they have.
You can then freeze and levy those accounts.
The first step should be going to the clerk of court and asking the procedure for requesting a judgment debtor exam. Usually, this is done through a written motion/request. In your request, you should inform the court that the judgment debtor has thus far failed/refused to respond to written requests for information.
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