19-0043416 Urgent Need
Client, a homeowner and single father, seeks assistance with a debt collection matter. Client is being sued by debt buyer, Unifund CCR, LLC, in the Court of Common Pleas for over $18,000. Unifund is claiming to be the third debt buyer and fourth holder a of a debt originating with Citibank, NA. Client recently had a stroke and is unable to work. His disability is pending, but in the meantime, he is unable to enter into a payment plan. The stroke has affected client’s memory, and unfortunately, he also does not remember all of the details of incurring the credit card debt. A previous volunteer assisted client with filing an answer and new matter. The debt collector has responded to the new matter. A volunteer is needed to represent client throughout the case, including the arbitration hearing scheduled for December 2, 2019, at 10:45 am.