How Does One Collect on a Judgement?

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“How do I collect against a default judgment received in small claims court Danville, VA?”

Since these types of procedures vary by jurisdiction, contact the court and/or the sheriff’s department in Danville to ask about the procedures necessary for collection. Be sure to have any documentation with you so that you can refer to that information (case numbers and the information about the other party) to move the process along.