What is a Debt Collector in Georgia? A “debt collector,” as defined by the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act [“FDCPA”], is a person or a business that regularly collects debts owed to another. Still, this definition does not fully explain what a debt collector is. Most first-party creditors [credit card company or bank] or lenders […]
As Diwan Law’s founder, Christopher J. Diwan has expertise in multiple areas of the law. He represents clients in cases involving personal injury, premises liability, collection and collection defense, criminal defense, and other litigation.
Prior to going into private practice, Christopher served in several roles with one of the largest collection law firms in the nation, including assistant general counsel, legal compliance officer, and senior litigator. He began his law practice as an Assistant Solicitor in Gwinnett County, Georgia, where he gained valuable trial experience and extensive knowledge of all misdemeanor crimes, especially DUI.
He has successfully litigated numerous claims in Federal and State Court, including those involving claims under the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA), Georgia Fair Business Practices Act (GFBPA), and the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). Christopher’s courtroom experience allows him to have a unique insight into law proceedings, which he uses to assist his clients towards successful results.
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Are you being harassed by debt collectors? Contact Diwan Law today at 404-635-6883 to schedule a free consultation to discuss how the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act [FDCPA] can help you. When you fall behind on your debts, it seems like your creditors will stop at nothing to try to get you to make a […]
Are you being sued by Midland Credit Management or Midland Funding? Midland Credit Management (MCM) and Midland Funding lawsuits can be intimidating and financially devastating. You need a Debt Collection Defense Attorney, Diwan Law, on your side. What is Midland Credit Management and Midland Funding? Midland Credit Management (MCM) and Midland Funding lawsuits can be […]
If you have been one of the many victims of unlawful debt collection practices, then an experienced consumer rights attorney can protect your rights. Contact Diwan Law today at 404-635-6883 to schedule your consultation to discuss these violations of the FDCPA. Protection from Unlawful Debt Collection Practices Debt Collection agencies often employ persistent and overly […]
Governor Brian Kemp signed a bill on Monday that attempts to stem the tide of illegal street racing in Atlanta. According to the AJC, there is a troubling trend of street racing that has led to an increasing number of complaints in Atlanta since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. It is part of a […]
Atlanta False Arrest Lawyer Have you been a victim of false arrest? Speak with a false arrest attorney immediately about your rights. Contact Diwan Law, 404-635-6883, for a free consultation! A false arrest can occur with or without police involvement. Many false arrest claims involve private security. Retail stores, supermarkets, hotels, apartments, bars, and many […]
At Diwan Law, we take consumer rights violations very seriously and work with individuals throughout Atlanta and the surrounding communities who have been victims of used car dealer fraud. Used Car Dealer Fraud Buying a used car in Georgia can be a great and exhilarating experience, but it can quickly turn into a headache if […]
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We serve clients across Georgia, including, but not limited to, clients in the following locations: Fulton County including Atlanta, Milton, Roswell, and Sandy Springs; Bibb County including Macon; Carroll County including Carrollton; Cobb County including Kennesaw, Marietta, and Smyrna; Coweta County including Newnan; DeKalb County including Brookhaven, Clarkston, Decatur, Dunwoody, and Stone Mountain; Douglas County including Douglasville; Floyd County including Rome; Gwinnett County including Duluth; Habersham County including Cornelia; and Hall County including Gainesville, Cherokee County, Henry County, Forsyth County, and Paulding County.
An Atlanta law firm that provides exceptional service in debt collection litigation defense, civil rights litigation, traffic ticket defense, and more!