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Can i sue an attorney ho tresspasses on an elderly abuse cas

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can i sue an attorney ho tresspasses on an elderly abuse cas without any personal knowledge of the subject matter
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: the state is in houston texas
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: yes it is n the us district court
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: the financing harrassed an elderly person six o 7 times per day because of a bebt owned even when asked to cease and desist
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Lawyer: Olivia Kent, Attorney replied 23 days ago
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Hello. My name is ***** ***** I’m an attorney. I’ll be happy to help you. You actually can sue an attorney for threatening, harassing, intimidating, improper debt collection practices. Those would be governed by the fair debt collection practices act which makes all of those things against the law.
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Lawyer: Olivia Kent, Attorney replied 23 days ago

Damages are available for physical distress, emotional distress and more. Statutory damages are also available.

If you want something to read on the subject, take a look at: https://www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/damages-fdcpa-violations.html

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