If you have someone that owes you money and that person has fallen behind on a payment, it is time to consider hiring a debt collection attorney. Here is why:
Your attorney is able to help you gather and organize your paperwork that is related to all the debtors. While you can do this on your own, you might miss some important items. If you are a business, submitting the right paperwork is very important in avoiding legal actions against you.
Debt collection lawyers are experts when it comes to contacting the right agencies and the right people to collect money owed to you. Trying to contact debtors yourself can be time-consuming and if not done properly, may create legal problems.
Take Further Action
By hiring a debt collection attorney, he or she will take further action if the debtors ignore your calls and written warning letters.
Will Research the Debt Collection Laws on your Behalf
Debt collection attorneys can check the debt collection laws in Illinois to make sure you don't violate the law.
Write a Letter
Your debt collection lawyer can write a demand letter on your behalf to ensure you get your money from the debtors.