Free Volunteer Training: Consumer Bankruptcy Advocacy for NYC Bankruptcy Assistance Project

  • Bankruptcy
  • Training (non-CLE)

This training is required for volunteers with the NYC Bankruptcy Assistance Project. Prior bankruptcy experience is not necessary. The class will train attendees to interview clients, spot issues, prepare Chapter 7 petitions and advise debtors how to represent themselves at the Meeting of Creditors. The training includes a hands-on preparation of a bankruptcy petition.  In exchange for this free training, attorneys must take at least 3 cases and complete them—approximately 30 hours of work. Please bring a laptop computer, if possible.

  • CLE Credit Comments: Ethics and Professionalism: 1.00 Skills: 5.00
  • Contact:
    Legal Services NYC