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Negotiating with Lenders and Obtaining Loan Modifications for Clients in Foreclosure

Monday January 25 , 2010

  • By: Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project
  • Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Brooklyn Bar Association
    123 Remsen Street
    Brooklyn, NY
  • Contact:
    Jessica Spiegel
    Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project
    718-624-3894, ext. 4
  • Website: www.brooklynvlp.org
  • Source: New York

Presentations by:

  • REBEKAH COOK-MACK, Staff Attorney, South Brooklyn Legal Services Foreclosure Prevention Project
  • NANDINI CHANDRASEKARAN, Foreclosure Paralegal, South Brooklyn Legal Services Foreclosure Prevention Project


Topics include:

  • Obtaining mortgage loan modifications under HAMP and for loans not subject to HAMP
  • Advocating for your client with servicers and in settlement conferences
  • Case Studies


This course is intended solely for attorneys who plan to volunteer through the VLP Foreclosure Intervention Project. There is no charge for the training. Participants agree to accept at least one pro referral for a Foreclosure or other matter from the VLP before July 25, 2010. Experienced attorneys receive additional MCLE credit for every 6 hours of eligible pro bono service.

  • CLE Credit Comments: 2 MCLE CREDITS (1 PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE; 1 SKILLS) - appropriate for both newly admitted & experienced attorneys. In addition, experienced attorneys receive additional MCLE credit for every 6 hours of eligible pro bono service.
  • Attachment(s): Flyer_Jan25.doc
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  • Epiq Systems, Inc.
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