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Folks Hess, an Arizona woman-owned and managed default services law firm

An Arizona Woman-Owned and Managed Default Services Law Firm



Demand Letters

Coordination of Asset Searches and Skip Traces

Collection Complaints and Service of Process Issues

Answers and Rule 12(b) Defensive Motions

Pre-Judgment Replevins, Attachments and Non-Wage Garnishments, With and Without Notice

Receivership Actions

Motions for Alternative Service of Process and Orders

Applications for Entry of Default and Affidavits in Support of Applications for Entry of Default

Motions for Entry of Default Judgments and Awards of Attorneys’ Fees and Costs and All Supporting Affidavits

Consents to Judgment

Forbearance, Loan Modification and Settlement Agreements

Preparation of Rule 26.1 Disclosure Statements

Preparation of and Responses to Requests for Production of Documents, Requests for Admissions and Interrogatories


Motions for Summary Judgment, Responses and Replies

Motions for Summary Disposition

Court Appearances and All Aspects of Defensive Litigation against Counterclaims

Court Appearances and All Aspects of Litigation through Both Bench and Jury Trials

Participate in AAA and Court Ordered Arbitrations, Mediations and Other Alternative Dispute Resolution Proceedings

Domestication of Foreign Judgments

Recordation of Judgments

Renewals of Judgments

Satisfactions of Judgments

Notices of Lis Pendens

All Aspects of Enforcement of Judgments

Wage and Non-Wage Garnishments

Motions to Quash Garnishments

Writs of General and Special Execution

Judgment Debtor Examinations

Scheduling and Attending Sheriff’s Execution Sales


Creditors' Rights, Collection Litigation and Judgment Enforcement

We represent several national and regional banks on an ongoing basis with respect to creditors’ rights litigation cases involving Arizona borrowers and collateral.

Creditors' Rights Litigation

The Phoenix law firm of Folks Hess represents several national and regional banks on an ongoing basis with respect to creditors’ rights litigation cases involving Arizona borrowers and collateral.

In particular, the firm has expertise in litigating Arizona creditors' rights cases concerning:

  • obtaining the appointment of judicial receivers for distressed real property;

  • commercial lockouts;

  • obtaining writs of replevin with and without notice to repossess personal property collateral;

  • pre-judgment attachment proceedings;

  • collecting upon defaulted promissory notes, guaranties, true leases and finance leases;

  • judicial foreclosures;

  • post-foreclosure deficiency actions;

  • wage and non-wage garnishments;

  • obtaining writs of execution to enforce money judgments;

  • performing judgment debtor examinations and otherwise assisting clients to enforce money judgments; and

  • lender defense related to lender liability and other claims.

Civil Litigation

From our Phoenix offices, our firm has experience in representing clients in general civil litigation matters related to a broad range of breach of contract and other business related disputes in Phoenix and throughout Arizona.

Representative Creditors' Rights Clients

  • Altier Credit Union

  • BMO Harris Bank

  • Comerica Bank

  • MidFirst Bank

  • Washington Federal