How do I obtain an "Order for Satisfaction of Judgment"?
Question Details: I am attempting to obtain a Satisfaction of Judgment for a payment that I made to my ex-wife's attorney, as ordered by a judge in a divorce proceeding. I do not know my ex-wife's whereabouts, so I am unable to have her sign a Satisfaction of Judgment form. I've written a note to the current judge and included a copy of the payment receipt to have the judgment satisfied. The request was denied. I attempted to submit a "Motion and Affidavit for Satisfaction of Judgment" form to the Clerk of Courts but was informed that an "Order for Satisfaction of Judgment" was required. Is there a template for this type of document?
Ok hold on: where is the attorney you paid it to??? He can prepare and file the satisfaction of judgement and in fact, he should have when you paid it off. Contact him or her and let them know in no uncertain terms that they need to file the Satisfaction NOW and if they do not, you will file a grievance against them. Good luck.
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