Advantage One Mortg. Corp. v. SCP-Capri MG Owner LLC (In re Advantage One Mortg. Corp.)

Ruling: 
Lien created by service of a writ of garnishment was a judicial lien and subject to avoidance.
Procedural posture: 
Debtor filed an action against defendant creditor seeking the release of garnished funds claiming the service of a writ of garnishment created a judicial lien subject to avoidance pursuant to 11 U.S.C.S. § 547. The issue was whether the lien created by service of a writ of garnishment constituted a "judicial lien" or a "statutory lien."The debtor moved for summary judgment.
Issue: 
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on November 04,2008, LexisNexis #0109-083