Learn the latest on Recovering Attorney's Fees & Enforcing Judgments with this convenient, 24/7 On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast. Register to obtain CLE & MCLE credit, online access to course & reference materials, and attend this on-demand seminar. YOU MAY LISTEN FROM ALMOST ANY TYPE OF COMPUTER OR IPOD. ACCESS TO THE RECORDING AND MATERIALS DOES NOT EXPIRE.
Recovering Attorney's Fees & Enforcing Judgments Benefits:
90-Minute On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast
Listen as many times as you wish and ACCESS TO THE RECORDING AND MATERIALS DOES NOT EXPIRE
Includes Online Access to Course/Reference Material & Complimentary Podcast.
Register for CLE & MCLE credit - specific credit hours are listed at the bottom of this page.
Understanding the detailed law governing the recovery of attorney’s fees and enforcement of judgments best ensures your ability to collect upon your success in and out of the courtroom. This convenient 24/7 on-demand seminar provides detailed insight and instruction from four nationally recognized experts. Our seminar will cover effective strategies on recovering attorney's fees & expenses, dealing with contingent fees, recovering post-trial & appellate fees, and proving a reasonable amount of fees. Our faculty will also discuss best practices on executing judgments on real property, effectively utilizing liens & garnishments, best practices on Fair Debt Collection Practices, and collecting judgments from entities in receivership. Registration includes online access to course and reference materials that serve as a helpful guide to the numerous topics and techniques discussed in the seminar. Agenda: Effectively Recovering Attorney’s Fees:
1. Strategies on Recovering Attorney's Fees & Expenses
2. Best Practices on Proving a Reasonable Amount of Fees
3. Dealing with Contingent Fees
4. Recovering Post-Trial & Appellate Fees
5. Effectively Using Testimony to Support Recovery of Fees
6. Ethically Minimizing Non-recoverable Fees Best Practices on Enforcing Judgments:
1. Executing Judgments on Real Property
2. Effectively Utilizing Liens & Garnishments
3. Implications of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
4. The Role of the Fraudulent Transfer Act
5. Strategies on Levying on Assets Effectively Collecting Judgments from Entities in Receivership:
1. Understanding the Role of Bankruptcy Trustees Who Pursue Judgments
2. Correcting Using the Power of the Receiver
3. Best Practices on Requesting a Receiver
4. Anticipating Questions that the Judge Will Ask
5. Winning with Evidence
6. Consideration of Appellate Issues Recorded Question & Answer Session with the Experts Biography of Seminar Faculty:
1. Kent Rutter
is a Partner at Haynes Boone and a leader in the appellate bar and renown expert on recovering fees. Trial lawyers and clients across the country have sought out Mr. Rutter to help them gauge the odds that particular judgments will be reversed, and to determine which types of appellate arguments are most likely to lead to victory. He has spoken widely on evaluating appeals to hundreds of trial lawyers, appellate lawyers, and in-house counsel. In providing trial support, Mr. Rutter has developed winning strategies to preserve error, argue summary judgment motions, and draft jury charges. Mr. Rutter began his practice as a federal law clerk. He holds degrees from Duke University and the University of Michigan Law School.
2. David L. Ray
is a national authority on bankruptcy law and collecting judgments from entities in receivership. Mr. Ray has thirty years of experience as a receiver in thousands of matters across state and federal courts. He has been a panel trustee for the past twenty-five years and past president of the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees. In his practice, he has many times testified as an expert witness on receiverships and bankruptcies. Mr. Ray has been appointed many times as a Receiver in aid of execution of judgment and has been successful in seizing, securing and liquidating collectable assets for the benefit of judgment creditors generally to the full satisfaction of the judgment.
3. Ariel Berschadsky
is a Wall Street-based attorney, who has an extensive background in business litigation and successfully enforcing judgments. He previously practiced with White & Case LLP in New York City and Mexico City. Mr. Berchadsky has spoken widely on judgment enforcement. He holds a JD from Georgetown University Law Center and a MBA from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.
4. Timothy J. Berg
is a Director at Fennemore Craig, where his practice focuses on civil appeals and public utilities regulation. He has spoken and written widely on recovering attorneys’ fees. Mr. Berg’s appellate practice spans a broad field of substantive areas, including employment law, medical malpractice, product liability, public utilities law, business torts, real property and bankruptcy. Mr. Berg is the President of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers and previously served on the Executive Committee on the National Conference of Commissions on Uniform State Laws. He has received the highest ranking AV Preeminent peer review rating by Martindale-Hubbell and is listed in a national publication as a “Leading Appellate Practitioner.” Who should attend this seminar?
Attorneys, paralegals, and legal professionals.
You will receive access to recording, podcast, course & reference material, and information related to CLE/MCLE credit as soon as you register with a credit card or when your check is processed.CLE ACCREDITATION: Rossdale CLE is a national leader in attorney education and has trained thousands of attorneys, paralegals, and other legal professionals.
Attend this on-demand seminar & podcast for CLE & MCLE credit with the following pending & approved jurisdictions. Jurisdictions that do not require CLE are noted below as well:
1. State Bar of Arizona for 1.5 CLE credits*
2. Alabama State Bar MCLE Commission for 1.5 MCLE credits
3. State Bar of California for 1.5 MCLE credits
4. Colorado Supreme Court Board of Continuing Legal & Judicial Education for 1.8 CLE Credits
5. Connecticut (CLE credits are not required, but are encouraged)**
6. District of Columbia (CLE credits are not required)**
7. Florida Bar for 2.0 CLE credits
8. Georgia Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
9. Idaho State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
10. Louisiana Supreme Court Commission on MCLE for 1.5 MCLE credits
11. Maryland (CLE credits are not required)**
12. Massachusetts (CLE credits are not required)**
13. Michigan (CLE credits are not required)**
14. Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
15. Nebraska Mandatory Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
16. Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
17. New Jersey Board on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits (per Rule 201:4)
18. New Mexico Minimum Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits
19. New York State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
20. North Carolina State Bar Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
21. Oregon State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
22. Rhode Island Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission for 1.5 CLE credits
23. South Dakota (CLE credits are not required)**
24. Texas State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
25. Utah State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits
26. Vermont Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits
27. Virginia State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits
28. Washington State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits
29. Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for 1.5 CLE credits
30. Wyoming State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
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* The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1.5 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 0 hour(s) of professional responsibility.
**States that do not require CLE are indicated above. Rossdale does not apply for CLE in these states as CLE credit is not required. For additional questions, please call 888-626-3462. REGISTER FOR CLE CREDIT AND LISTEN & LEARN AT YOUR CONVENIENCE WITH THIS 24/7 ON-DEMAND DOWNLOADABLE SEMINAR.
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