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Hi all,

 

I have a traffic violation in TN (tags expired) from about 6 years ago. I just received a letter from a law office and the letter starts like this..... "A judgment for the above referenced amount has been taken against you for an unpaid citation. The judgment has been referred to this office for enforcement..... If we do not receive payment in full or an arrangement for payment, we are directed to follow the necessary and appropriate procedures to collect this judgment including garnishment or your wages and sale of your non exempt assets." Then the letter goes into your usual 30 day dispute the validity blah blah blah...

 

I'm not sure if they're using their own wording but there is no judgment for this ticket. I went downtown where they record judgments and there is nothing recorded. Can anyone give me insight on this?

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Were you ever served?

Never served and no judgment on file.

 

These so-called lawyers appear then to be lying. Are you sure you're not just dealing with a CA?

Not for sure but the letter says Attorney at Law.
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Were you ever served?

Never served and no judgment on file.

 

These so-called lawyers appear then to be lying. Are you sure you're not just dealing with a CA?

Not for sure but the letter says Attorney at Law.

 

 

You might consider reporting them to the Tennessee Bar, once you're absolutely certain that there is no actual judgement.

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Were you ever served?

Never served and no judgment on file.

 

These so-called lawyers appear then to be lying. Are you sure you're not just dealing with a CA?

Not for sure but the letter says Attorney at Law.

You might consider reporting them to the Tennessee Bar, once you're absolutely certain that there is no actual judgement.

I'm already certain, it would be recorded, I would have been served. This is the first time I heard from them.
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Hi all,

 

I have a traffic violation in TN (tags expired) from about 6 years ago. I just received a letter from a law office and the letter starts like this..... "A judgment for the above referenced amount has been taken against you for an unpaid citation. The judgment has been referred to this office for enforcement..... If we do not receive payment in full or an arrangement for payment, we are directed to follow the necessary and appropriate procedures to collect this judgment including garnishment or your wages and sale of your non exempt assets." Then the letter goes into your usual 30 day dispute the validity blah blah blah...

 

I'm not sure if they're using their own wording but there is no judgment for this ticket. I went downtown where they record judgments and there is nothing recorded. Can anyone give me insight on this?

Hi, Did this law office give you a name,address and phone number. Did they give you a case number? Have you moved in the last six years?

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Hi all,

 

I have a traffic violation in TN (tags expired) from about 6 years ago. I just received a letter from a law office and the letter starts like this..... "A judgment for the above referenced amount has been taken against you for an unpaid citation. The judgment has been referred to this office for enforcement..... If we do not receive payment in full or an arrangement for payment, we are directed to follow the necessary and appropriate procedures to collect this judgment including garnishment or your wages and sale of your non exempt assets." Then the letter goes into your usual 30 day dispute the validity blah blah blah...

 

I'm not sure if they're using their own wording but there is no judgment for this ticket. I went downtown where they record judgments and there is nothing recorded. Can anyone give me insight on this?

Hi, Did this law office give you a name,address and phone number. Did they give you a case number? Have you moved in the last six years?
Yep, gave me name, address, and phone number but no case number. I've been at the same location for 14 years.
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Does the letter identify a specific lawyer? If not it's, more likely than not, a dumb flowers collector. If it does, check the bar for his/her credentials. Could be bogus.

It identifies like 3 lawyers. I'll check credentials.
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