Phoenix, AZ 85032
Background: I lead the litigation department. I reviewed cases to determine whether legal action is recommended. I prepared and filed lawsuits with the appropriate courts. I did all the court follow ups on court filings. I drafted and filed all summons and complaints. I then made sure all information was correct for the process server and had the defendant served. I then filed the post motion which includes, Entry of Default, Writ of Garnishment, OCL’s. I drafted and filed the discovery for trials.
I’ve represented CJ Auto Finance in Small Claim and Civil court, for both hearing as well as trials.
I have exceeded company goal every month.
Judgment Collection Department
One Stop Money Center - Phoenix, AZ
July 2015 to September 2018
Lead the litigation department. I prepped all docs for suit. I filed all legal docs with the Courts. I maintained regular follow up. I did all Garnishment approvals. I then filed the Garnishment with the court. I then had Garnishments served to the employer.
CJ Auto Finance - Phoenix, AZ
March 2014 to July 2015
I lead the litigation department. I was the Supervisor over 6 people.
I appeared in all AZ Courts as Legal Representation. Prepared all legal docs.
Recovery Partners Medical - Scottsdale, AZ
May 2011 to March 2014
Contacted patients regarding their outstanding medical balance. - Negotiated repayment plan. Explained EOB to patients.
Sr. Legal Collector
Law Office of Joseph Pezzuto - Phoenix, AZ
April 2008 to June 2010
Contacted consumer regarding judgment. - Negotiated payment plans and settlements. Handled all disputed cases.
Legal Department Manager
Trading Financial - Los Angeles, CA
June 2006 to May 2008
I scheduled repossession of vehicles, set monthly bonus goals for department. Responsible for collections on the deficiency balances. I did the follow up on all litigation cases.
I scheduled all employee shifts based on business needs.
Midland Credit Management - Phoenix, AZ
July 2003 to June 2006
Contacted consumers regarding their charged off credit card account. - Negotiated payment plans. Held team builder meetings. Coach team on talk off.
Sawyer Business College San Diego - San Diego, CA
August 1989 to 1990
Management (7 years) Collections (10+ years) Litigation 10years, Microsoft Office, Excel, Pacer