lawsuits from January 2019 to August 2021


of defendants did not have legal representation


of lawsuits resulted in default judgments

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Top Debt Collectors

Out of 497 debt collectors in Connecticut, the top 5 (1.0%) are responsible for 35,867 (70.9%) of 50,604 lawsuits.


Debt Collection Lawsuits By Year

On average, June is the month with the most debt collection lawsuits filed, accounting for 10.8% of the filings for the year. Since the pandemic started, monthly debt collection lawsuits have increased by 42.2% compared to pre-pandemic filings.


Geography of Debt Collection Lawsuits

Connecticut is split into 8 counties. On the map you can see the number of lawsuits corresponding to each County.

Lawsuit filings since January 2019

Overview of Lawsuits by County

The table to the right shows data for the 8 census tracts in Connecticut. Use the search below to find a specific tract.

Last updated: August 2021

NameLawsuitsLawsuits Trend
Jan '19 - Aug '21
Default Judgments
New Haven County
14,6379,258Jump to mapView Report
Hartford County
13,7906,390Jump to mapView Report
Fairfield County
10,7187,433Jump to mapView Report
New London County
3,8032,288Jump to mapView Report
Litchfield County
2,3251,202Jump to mapView Report
Windham County
1,9671,316Jump to mapView Report
Middlesex County
1,9001,148Jump to mapView Report
Tolland County
1,464529Jump to mapView Report
The top counties are listed above. Use the search to find a specific location.
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