Sandy Recovery: Mortgage Forbearance and Contractor Issues

  • Disasters
  • Continuing Legal Education Program (CLE)
  • Pro Bono Program/Legal Services Organization

The first hour will focus on Sandy forbearance and moratoria systems, and the avenues and products to deal with this issue.

The second hour will be devoted to contractors and the Dept. of Consumer Affairs' recommendations, assistance, and licensing system.

Attendees are encouraged to share how they have been dealing with forbearances and contractors.

To register for this training, go to; email all questions to


  • Franklin Romeo - Director, Homeowner & Consumer Rights Project, Queens Legal Services
  • Ricky Wong - Assistant Commissioner for Community and Government Relations, NYC Department of Consumer Affairs