GARNISHEES: We cannot give legal advice on answering garnishments. Please read the instructions & make a good faith effort.  Give us your contact information. We will call or email if needed.


Answers to 6 common FAQs:

  1. Our office is closed to the public, no admittance except deliveries or scheduled visitors. 
  2. Phone hours: 8am - noon & 1pm - 4:30pm,  Monday - Friday.
  3. No electronic or over-the-phone payments.  Mail or drop off.
  4. Yes you should appear in court if you know you have a hearing.
  5. Garnishments generally are not released until the judgment balance is paid in full.
  6. All settlement offers must be in writing (use offers@bw-llp.com), & we respond only in writing.

Bessine Walterbach, LLP is a debt collector.  We attempt to collect debts and any information obtained will be used for that purpose.  The choice of a lawyer is an important decision & should not be based solely on advertisement.  Neither the Supreme Court of Missouri nor the Missouri Bar reviews or approves certifying organizations or specialist designations (Rule 4-7.4).  Nothing herein is legal advice and cannot be relied upon; this site is for general information about who we are & the legal services we provide.  Past results afford no guarantee of future results, every case is different and must be judged on its own merits (Rule 4-7.1).  This site is not a legal advertisement (Rule 4-7.2).  All text and images at this site are copyrighted and may not be distributed without our express written consent in advance.  We do not use cookies or other methods to collect or track personal information or other data from visitors of this site.

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Frequently Asked Questions

We are debt collectors. Communication with our office is an attempt to collect a debt & any information obtained will be used for that purpose.


DEFENDANTS: Because we represent the creditor, not you, we cannot give you legal advice. If you are unsure what to do, or disagree with any claim in the case, you should hire an attorney.  If you agree & want to make payments, please call us.


If you can't pay what our client requires, our Special Consideration Application is below. If your situation merits variance from standard parameters, our clients do sometimes make exceptions.