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Wow, that was fast, I'm being sued in VA and I live in MD I have no property in VA and no financial interests. What r my responsibilities and does VA have jurisdiction over me???

Lawyer's Assistant: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

I am in MD and th suit is in VA

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

Yes, a suit has been filed n Lynchburg VA and a process server has attempted to serve me but I was not home...

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

That's a big question...basically can I have a VA lawyer plead that VA is a "foreign jurisdiction" and get the suit disme

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Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed attorney and will try my best to help with your situation. There may be a slight delay in my responses as I type out an answer or reply.

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Why is the suit being filed in VA?

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Do you have any contacts with VA at all or is it just that the plaintiff is there and doesn't want to come to MD?

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Who is the plaintiff and why are they suing you?

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thanks

Barrister

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