Why Is My Collection Attorney Billing Me Hourly to Defend Counterclaims?

images (3)When you decide to pursue litigation against a former client, there is always the possibility that your former client, now the debtor, may respond with a counterclaim. If the debtor chooses to answer the summons and complaint, they will prepare an answer to be filed with the Court. The debtors’ answer may contain a general denial, which can include a complete denial of everything filed in the summons and complaint, as well as a laundry list of possible defenses. The debtor may also file a counterclaim against your company. Continue reading “Why Is My Collection Attorney Billing Me Hourly to Defend Counterclaims?”

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