Chicago Wage Garnishment Lawyer
What is a Wage Garnishment?
Wage garnishment allows a creditor to obtain a court order following a judgment to force a seizure of your payroll directly from your employer. It's especially powerful because a garnishment order makes your employer (or anyone that owes you money) personally responsible for the payment. If they don't garnish your wages, THEY owe the money.
This money is taken from your paycheck even if you can't financially survive. Your garnishment occurs without consideration of the effect on your budget and family.
If you find yourself in this situation, an experienced Wage Garnishment Lawyer experienced with these matters can possible work out a solution for you.
What can I do if I have a garnishment on my paycheck?
Often the solution is a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy or a Chapter 13 plan. An experienced Chicago Bankruptcy Lawyer can help you make the decision that is best for you and your family.
Call to schedule a free, no obligation appointment and discuss this with bankruptcy attorney. We never pawn you on inexperienced paralegals and clerks. Deal directly and only with the lawyer that will represent you.
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Do I need to go to court for a wage garnishment ?
You should consult with a Chicago Wage Garnishment attorney to review your situation. Most Wage Garnishments orders don't require any attendance by the Debtor. But in some cases, you may have defenses that could protect you. Consult us for a free appointment as soon as possible.