COMMERCIAL & CONSUMER COLLECTION LITIGATION
Kostka & Associates, LLC ("K&A") is a full service creditor's rights law firm capable of meeting the needs of any creditor having difficulty getting paid or recovering secured collateral. From the initial demand through collection of the final judgment, K&A is with you every step of the way to ensure your consumer or commercial accounts are a diligently managed.
Areas of collection law include:
K&A utilizes the latest in software and technology and is, for the most part, a digital law firm. In 2016, Wisconsin mandated electronic filing in its Courts and K&A has spent much time integrating its systems to take full advantage of these digital mandates.
Creditor clients are automatically emailed status updates at key junctures as the matter progresses. These updates will include PDF attachments of any relevant pleadings filed with the Court. K&A has the ability to autogenerate most pleadings, track balance and interest on accounts, post payments, and the capability of generating a wide variety of status reports for our clients.
This automation and systemization streamlines K&A's representation of its clients and K&A passes the savings associated with it on to its clients.
While many law firms are competent in obtaining a civil judgment, few understand or have the experience to act on that judgment. K&A has been obtaining and collecting on judgments since 1992, and has a complete knowledge of the law and procedures associated with the following post judgment remedies:
In a situation where a creditor has obtained a judgment in their state - a judgment foreign to Wisconsin - K&A is well versed with the requirements needed to quickly domesticate that judgment in Wisconsin and act upon it.
K&A will make sure your judgment is appropriately and effectively enforced.
K&A also represents creditors in Federal Bankruptcy proceedings. Whether Chapter 7, 11, 12 or 13 K&A has represented its creditor clients in ensuring their rights and secured collateral are protected. K&A has experience with:
DOCUMENT REVIEW & DRAFTING
K&A also works with its creditor clients to insure their documents and files are in order and in compliance with federal and state law. This preventative maintenance and overview is designed to standardize business practices in order to avoid problems. In addition this review is conducted from a creditor/collection point of view to ensure that the documents or contracts contain language favorable to our clients should a collection issue arise or litigation become necessary.
Generally includes the following:
Experience you can trust
Representing Creditors since 1992
K&A also represents creditors and third-party collectors in both state and federal courts who find themselves struggling with accusations of Truth-in-Lending (TILA) violations, Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) violations, Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) violations or Wisconsin Consumer Act (WCA) violations.
K&A is a member of the American Collectors Association (ACA) and keeps apprised of trends and developments in these areas of federal law and the nature of claims consumer attorneys are bringing. K&A uses this knowledge to counsel its clients on developing and implementing policies, practices and procedures that are designed to keep them in compliance with these federal acts.
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Kostka & Associates, LLC
A Creditors' Rights Firm