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Have an attorney help you collect debt, starting at $39/month

Collecting Debt is Hard

$53,399

Average amount of outstanding receivables for US small businesses

“State of Cash Flow Report” UIntuit QuickBooks 2019

17.1%

Average percentage of debt recovered by collection agencies

“2010 Agency Benchmarking Survey,” The Association of Credit and Collection Professionals.

69%

Percentage of small business owners who say they’ve been kept up at night by concerns about cash flow.

“State of Cash Flow Report” UIntuit QuickBooks 2019.

$350

Average hourly rate for attorneys in the US

“United States Consumer Law Attorney Fee Survey Report 2015-2016” National Consumer Law Center.

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Increase your chance of collection.

1. Speak to your attorney to get legal advice about collecting debt

2. Have your attorney write collection letters on their letterhead

3. Have your attorney make calls on your behalf to collect debt

 
Having a licensed attorney contact debtors greatly increases the chances of collection.
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As a small business owner, knowing I have a lawyer to help me with contract review, HR issues and collecting debt is astronomically helpful. You don't know what you don't know, and I love being able to contact the experts when I need help.

How LegalShield Works

Join LegalShield

Memberships are generally processed in 1 business day or less. We'll send you contact information for your law firm once your membership is active.

Download Our app

You can contact your law firm, upload documents and contracts, download document templates and more, right from your Android or iOS device.

Contact your attorney

Call your law firm, or upload documents and contracts for review right in the app.

Speak to your attorney

If they're not available at the moment, your attorney will call you back in 4 business hours or less.

With over 4 million members and an A+ BBB rating, you can be sure you’re working with the best. Our attorneys have an average of 22 years experience and LegalShield has made legal help affordable since 1972.

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Legal Advice at Your Fingertips

LegalShield’s easy to use app allows you to access your plan benefits on the go. Contact your attorney, upload documents for review, improve debt collection and so much more, all from your iOS or Android device.

Get Much More than Debt Collection

Your membership includes a huge variety of legal services and savings beyond debt collection at no extra charge. Here are a few examples.

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Contract Review and Drafting

Your attorney can review documents and provide advice at no additional charge or draft documents from scratch at 25% off their standard hourly rates. Either way, you save a ton of money.

Letters and Calls on Other Matters

Your attorney can draft letters on their letterhead or make calls on your behalf to resolve legal issues beyond debt collection, such as disputes with vendors, landlords or employees.

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Representation at Trial

If your company is a named defendant in a covered civil action, your attorney can defend you at trial. The 50 and 100 employee plans come with up to 75 hours of trial defense per year.

Unlimited Phone Consultation

You can speak with your attorney on an unlimited number of matters concerning your business. Ask questions and get answers from experts with an average of 22 years experience.

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Protect your business with a LegalShield plan