Collecting a debt is too often a burdensome, daunting task for small and large businesses alike. Given the current economic climate, it is vital for creditors to take an ambitious, enterprising approach. The attorneys at Klenda Austerman LLC understand and appreciate the importance of collection results and provide timely, cost-effective collection services to that end. Klenda Austerman LLC maintains a fully-staffed collections department. Using our experience and knowledge of the law, we offer a variety of legal options to maximize client collection.
We are thorough and meticulous in completing pre-suit tasks, including skip tracing, review and analysis of claims, and asset investigation. Our seasoned litigators take a proactive approach in using all available in court remedies to secure judgments. We take advantage of the latest collection software and technology, effectively streamlining each step of the process. Our pursuit of post-judgment collection activities in an immediate and assertive manner ensures optimal collection results for our clients.
Our services extend well beyond straight collections. We offer assistance to secured and unsecured creditors in all other aspects of consumer credit transactions, including loan enforcement, lien and mortgage foreclosure, and recovery/repossession of vehicles and other collateral. We provide consultation and service to creditors requiring claim protection when debtors file bankruptcy, including relief from stay, plan objections, adversary litigation, and other services to protect creditor rights and claims.
Our attorneys are well versed in the various federal and state laws governing creditor/consumer transactions, including the following:
- Consumer Financial Protection Act (CFPA)
- Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA)
- Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)
- Fair Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA)
- Gramm-Leach-Bliley Privacy Act
- Kansas Consumer Protection Act (KCPA)
- Kansas Consumer Credit Code (KCCC)
- Kansas Uniform Commercial Code (KUCC)
- Truth in Lending Act (TILA)
- Magnuson Moss Federal Warranty Act