Virginia  |  Credit and Debt Law

Legal Question

Asked on: 7/19/13, 9:56 am

Can a debt collector still collect on a debt that occurred approx. 15 years ago, and court judgment more than 10 years ago?

1 Answer


Answered on: 7/19/13, 11:31 am by Michael E. Hendrickson

If the judgment was in the general district court and was

properly renewed within the required timeframe for another 10 years (after the first 10 years had elapsed), then it could still be enforceable against the judgment debtor so named.in the judgment abstract (my opinion).


Did you find this answer helpful?

0 Users found this answer helpful.

0 Attorneys agree with this answer.


Attorney & Counsellor at Law 211 North Union Street Suite 100 Alexandria, 22314

Other answers from this attorney

Didn't find what you were looking for? Ask an Attorney!

Get answers from the top Attorneys
Ask Question

125 Answers given in the last few hours.

8663 Active attorneys ready to answer your question

Search Past Answers:
  Advanced Search