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What is a Writ of Attachment?

What is a Writ of Attachment? Attachment is defined as a remedy where a plaintiff can seize defendant’s property before judgment to secure any recovery the plaintiff may recover in a pending lawsuit. It can only be used where there is a lawsuit on file claiming that money is owed. In order to obtain a writ of attachment, a plaintiff must satisfy all of the following requirements: 1. Plaintiff’s claim for money is based on a contract 2. The total amount of the claim must be a fixed or readily ascertainable not less than $500.00; 3. The claim must not be secured; and 4. If the action is against an individual, the claim must arise in a trade, business, or profession context. Because attachment is a harsh remedy, the creditor has the

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Posted in Judgment, Judgment Collection, Litigation, Real Estate Attorney Los Angeles, Writs of Attachment

Schorr Law Wins at Trial This Week!

  This week Schorr Law’s lead real estate attorney – Zachary Schorr – obtained a big win for its client in a real estate bench trial in Burbank.  Mr. Schorr obtained a judgment in favor of Schorr Law’s client ending a long standing commercial leasing dispute. Schorr Law specializes in real estate litigation matters.  By focusing on a single area of practice for over a decade now we have developed an extraordinary level of knowledge of real estate law and procedure that allows us to obtain the best results possible for our clients.   During this trial, Mr. Schorr’s intricate knowledge of the Code of Civil Procedure as it applies to commercial leasing disputes allowed Schorr Law to deliver a victory for its client. For

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Posted in Commercial Lease, Leases, Litigation, Wins

Schorr Law Obtains Quiet Title and $100,000+ Judgment Against National Bank

This past fall Schorr Law was successful in obtaining a quiet title to a property in Ventura County.  Schorr Law sued on behalf of its client to remove a lien on a Ventura County property that its client contended was invalid.  Our real estate attorneys were successful removing the lien and also obtaining a judgment against the bank for over $100,000 based on its maintenance of an invalid lien. Quieting title to real property is a common remedy our real estate attorneys use to remove liens from real property that are invalid.  These liens must be removed because whether or not the liens are valid in the eyes of the law is not always the most important factor.  Instead, making sure that liens do not show up

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Zachary D. Schorr’s Expert Appearance on the Dr. Phil Show

Zachary D. Schorr’s Expert Appearance on ABC’s Nightline

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Zachary D. Schorr has been named to the Southern California Super Lawyers (Rising Stars) list for attorneys in Real Estate for 5 straight years - 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state receive this honor. In 2016 he was also included as one of the top 100 lawyers in Southern California in this category. The selection for this respected list is made by the research team at Super Lawyers.

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If you are currently involved in a real estate dispute, either commercial real estate or residential, and are looking for a Real Estate Attorney in Los Angeles with a cost-effective, results oriented approach designed to meet your case's specific needs, contact the attorneys at Schorr Law. Our real estate firm has the specific knowledge and experience necessary to get you the best possible results.

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