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Finding Legal Help

You are not required to hire an attorney, but legal matters can be complicated. Consider talking to an attorney to go over your options. See the Finding Legal Help page for information about free and low cost ways to get legal help. 

Como encontrar ayuda legal

Usted no está obligado a contratar un abogado, pero los asuntos legales pueden ser complicados. Considere la posibilidad de hablar con un abogado para hablar de sus opciones. Para información sobre cómo obtener ayuda legal vea nuestra página Como encontrar ayuda legal.

URCP Rule 64C (Rules of Civil Procedure)


Rule 64C. Writ of attachment.
Rule printed on May 29, 2023 at 5:09 pm. Go to https://www.utcourts.gov/rules for current rules.

(a) Availability. A writ of attachment is available to seize property in the possession or under the control of the defendant.

(b) Grounds. In addition to the grounds required in Rule 64A, the grounds for a writ of attachment require all of the following:

(b)(1) that the defendant is indebted to the plaintiff;

(b)(2)(i) that the action is upon a contract or is against a defendant who is not a resident of this state or is against a foreign corporation not qualified to do business in this state; or

(b)(2)(ii) the writ is authorized by statute; and

(b)(3) that payment of the claim has not been secured by a lien upon property in this state.

The Utah State Courts mission is to provide the people an open, fair, efficient, and independent system for the advancement of justice under the law.

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