Foreign judgment lien

Ask a Lawyer


Country: United States of America
State: Florida

I have a foreign judgment lien filed in Florida from the state of Ohio. I understand that this becomes invalid after five years unless it is renewed? Is this correct. It is filed in the circuit court system


See debts and judgments: and call the clerk of the court to arrange to renew if need be...
References in periodicals archive ?
Direct proceedings to impose and enforce a foreign judgment lien did not exist prior to the act and no Florida statute of limitation was necessary.
42] These direct proceedings to effectuate and to enforce foreign judgment liens were intended as an alternative to the initiation of a new and separate action on the foreign judgment.
Full browser ?