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Introduction to Consumer Bankruptcy Law

Wednesday April 10
2013

  • By: Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project, Inc.
  • Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Brooklyn Bar Association
    123 Remsen Street
    1st floor
    Brooklyn, NY
  • Contact:
    Kate Evanciew
    Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project, Inc.
    718-624-3894
  • Website: www.brooklynvlp.org

This program is designed for attorneys who are new to low-asset, low-income Chapter 7 Bankruptcies. Topics will include: Overview of Steps in a Consumer Bankruptcy; General Principles of Consumer Bankruptcy; Changes under BAPCPA 2005 and Petition and Form Preparation.

The cost of this course is $150 or is FREE to those who accept at least one pro bono referral for a Bankruptcy or other matter from the VLP before October 10, 2013.

Presented by: JOHN MCMANUS, ESQ., Director, Consumer Bankruptcy Project, City Bar Justice Center & BRUCE WEINER, ESQ., Partner, Rosenberg, Musso & Weiner, LLP

To register, please email name, address and phone number to kate@brooklynvlp.org

  • CLE Credit Comments: 3 CLE Credits: Professional Practice Experienced attorneys receive additional MCLE credit for each 6 hours of eligible pro bono service. To register, please email name, address and phone number to kate@brooklynvlp.org
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Kate Powers is an associate in the litigation department at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP. She holds a J.D. from Cornell Law School where she served as a Notes Editor of the Cornell International Law Journal. She currently volunteers with Her Justice in New York. Read More

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