Once a borrower defaults on terms stated in his or her auto loan agreement, the lender - the bank, finance company or credit union, may take steps to repossess the vehicle. The lender will hire a repossession company, or towing company, to seize the vehicle. This company is an agent of the lender. They are obligated to contact the local police to inform them of their intent to take the car, truck, motorcycle, boat or RV.
The repossession agent is not permitted to:
Victims of Wrongful Repossession should:
Legal representation for Victims of Wrongful Repossessions
Flitter Milz represents victims of wrongful repossession, whether the borrower had fallen behind on payments or not. We will review the car loan and repossession documents for compliance with the laws governing unlawful repossessions. If the lender has violated a consumer's rights, we will discuss pursuit of a lawsuit against the lender and the repossession agent. Contact Us for a no cost legal review.