Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Legal Questions
I was just served for charged off cap one credit card in the
I was just served for charged off cap one credit card in the amounting $2700 + court cost. I don't know what I'm supposed to do. This was filed on 1/21/19, but this is the first that I've received any… read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
6,795 satisfied customers
After receiving a Summons I called the debt collector. I
After receiving a Summons I called the debt collector. I informed Credit Management that I've just started a new job and was in the middle of moving. I attempted to see what I could do for payment, ho… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,333 satisfied customers
I had a lawsuit opened against me in 2013, and I never was
Hi,I had a lawsuit opened against me in 2013, and I never was required to appear in Court. I have since received letters 2-3x/year stating I am COMMANDED to appear before the Plaintiffs Attorney.They … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
46,816 satisfied customers
I need help with a civil case that is old. Florida Eascambia
I need help with a civil case that is old JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location. Customer: Florida Eascambia Escambia JA: What steps have you taken so far? Customer: None… read more
Lori
Lori
Attorney
Juris Doctor
10,141 satisfied customers
Defendant has agreed to settle a civil suit for fraud.
Defendant has agreed to settle a civil suit for fraud. Plaintiff is concerned defendant will not actually pay or try bankruptcy to avoid payment. Which is more enforceable to actually get funds, a "se… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,107 satisfied customers
Been sued on auto lease. in position to pay off balance and
been sued for default on auto lease. in position to pay off balance and purchase vehicle. should i contact plaintiff's counsel to resolve or do i need to retain counsel? i live in Allegheny County, Pe… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
20,677 satisfied customers
I want to get rid of a judgement my landlord have on my
hi I want to get rid of a judgement my landlord have on my credit report cus its hurting my credit scores and my wifes we still live in the apartment I'm paying them as much weekly or monthly.how can … read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
I live in Indiana. I have been sued by junk debt buyers Midland
I live in Indiana. I have been sued by junk debt buyers Midland and Cach,LLC for debts that I have never held. It was my ex husbands accts.. First, the judge with cach granted default judgement agains… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
25,208 satisfied customers
I got a summons for unpaid credit debit from about 6 years
I got a summons for unpaid credit debit from about 6 years ago. I was wondering if I contact the firm handling it will they settle with me outside of court or will I have to appear and will I need a l… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
Hi my name isXXXXX am trying to find out what to do about
Hi my name isXXXXX am trying to find out what to do about a situation and could really use some expert advice (legal councel) from a lawyer. Dont know for sure if I should hire a lawyer or maybe try a… read more
D. WINOGO ESQ.
D. WINOGO ESQ.
Hearing Officer/Attorney
Doctoral Degree
100 satisfied customers
I was wrongfully accused of and charged with attempted first
I was wrongfully accused of and charged with attempted first degree murder, aggravated assault using a deadly weapon back in 1994 in the State of Arizona. While I was fighting the criminal case, I was… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
In your answer you said that the court may dismiss the case
In your answer you said that the court may dismiss the case because the planitiff's not taking steps to move the case forward. In what ways can the case be moved forward? And, in credit card issues is… read more
InformationForYou
InformationForYou
JD (law degree)
1,837 satisfied customers
My wife was issued a Summons and Complaint for a charge card
My wife was issued a Summons and Complaint for a charge card debt from a department store that she stopped paying on. My wife got a judgement against her in court. Can the plaintiff file a lien on the… read more
xavierjd
xavierjd
Juris Doctor
3,361 satisfied customers
Sister-State Judgment in California - How to vacate or settle. I
Sister-State Judgment in California - How to vacate or settle. I have just been served a Sister-State Judgment in California from a default judgment in Ohio. The default judgment in Ohio was because o… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
I was served with a credit collection summons. Limited Civil
I was served with a credit collection summons. Limited Civil under $10K. I was supposed to answer within 30 days. It is now closer to 60 days. When I called the court, an office person said that if I … read more
FLACORPLAWYER
FLACORPLAWYER
Doctoral Degree
1,750 satisfied customers
I had a lawsuit filed against myself and another company in
I had a lawsuit filed against myself and another company in which I could not afford representation. The other party settled at the last minute for a very nominal amount. I had a judgement entered aga… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,333 satisfied customers
My partner and I had a civil judgement filed against us in
My partner and I had a civil judgement filed against us in 2003, in the amount of $1800. First, it was recorded on each of our credit reports for the full amount eventhough we were responsible for dif… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
25,231 satisfied customers
Today I am making the last payment on a default judgment rendered
Today I am making the last payment on a default judgment rendered against me by a creditor (Southwestern Bell Yellow Pages). Can the judgment be totally expunged from public record, as if it never hap… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,667 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

Law Educator, Esq.

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney

46,816 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

25,231 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer

8,239 satisfied customers

Consultant and legal researcher

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

303 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

18,862 satisfied customers

30 years in civil, probate, real estate, elder law

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x