Issue legal proceedings

If payment is not made in full after a letter before action is issued, on your instruction our debt recovery specialists will issue a claim at Court on your behalf, for a fixed fee. Our charges vary depending on the size of the debt involved.

The claim form will detail the debt due and will include a claim for interest and/or compensation, as well as solicitors fixed costs and the Court fee paid.

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Once the claim is issued at court, the debtor has 14 days to respond by either acknowledging the debt (in which case a further 14 days is allowed, 28 days from issue in total) or by; admitting the debt and/or offering a rate of repayment; part admitting the debt and/or offering a rate of repayment or; to defend and/or lodge a counterclaim.

If no response is received after 14 days you are entitled to request judgment often referred to as a CCJ.
 
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