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Foreclosure practice has become among the strongest and most profitable in this challenging economy. Today, banks and other creditors have retained record numbers of attorneys to foreclose on loans, repossess property, obtain favorable workouts, and successfully mediate disputes. At the same time, there has been a surge of demand for debtors’ counsel to defend millions of homeowners facing foreclosures, stringent modifications, defaults, and pre-ordained workouts. The laws across the country have changed dramatically as the federal and state governments have altered procedures, rules, and practices to curb overly aggressive creditors while simultaneously halting abuses by the defense bar. This seminar covers the latest techniques to equip attorneys with the skills necessary to distinguish and grow their practice, while gaining insight from the experts on foreclosure mediation and litigation best practices. Learn from our distinguished and nationally respected faculty, who will share the best techniques and tactics to represent lenders, banks, home owners, debtors, and institutional clients. Registration includes access to course and reference materials that serve as a helpful guide to the numerous topics and techniques discussed in the seminar. Agenda: Effective Foreclosure Litigation Practices:
1. Understanding Tactics in Foreclosure Prosecutions
2. Anticipating and Utilizing Effective Defensives
3. Attorneys' Fees Issues in Foreclosure Case
4. Best Uses of Loan Documentation
5. Advanced Skills Necessary with Evolving State Law Documentation
6. Effectively Utilizing Burdens of Proof in Judicial vs. Non-Judicial Foreclosures
7. Designing A Winning Foreclosure Litigation Strategy Mastering Foreclosure Mediation:
1. Effectively Relating Mediation Tips to Your Client
2. The Advantages and Disadvantages of Mediation in Foreclosure Cases
3. Pre-foreclosure v. Foreclosure Mediation
4. The Effects of Foreclosure Mediation on Trials
5. Understanding What the Homeowner Can Obtain From Mediating
6. Documents Required For a Loan Modification
7. Insight for Creditors’ Counsel on Mediating
8. Bank Modification Programs
9. Will Your Client’s Debt to Ratio Matter in a Non-Hamp Modification?
10. Mastering Home Affordable Refinance Program
11. How Does a borrower qualify for HARP?
12. Reading the Mediation Order, Documenting the File, and Developing A Mediation Strategy
13. Understanding the Impact of Confidentiality on the Mediation Process Recorded Question & Answer Session with the Experts Biography of Seminar Faculty:
1. Teisha A. Powell
is a national authority on bankruptcy, real estate and foreclosure litigation. She is a noted lecturer and author, having just published “The Homeowner’s Guide to Surviving Foreclosure.” Ms. Powell has been a regular contributor on many radio talk shows, where she has been called upon to share her expertise on foreclosure and bankruptcy. In addition, Ms. Powell has been featured as a real estate expert on numerous television channels including, local broadcasts of NBC, CBS, and NCEN.
2. Natalie C. Fleury
is a Professor at Marquette University Law School, where she directs the Law School’s nationally ranked dispute resolution program and is the direct supervisor, trainer and a mediator for the Milwaukee Foreclosure Mediation Program, an award-winning mediation organization for homeowners and lenders involved in foreclosures. In addition to designing the Mediation Program, Prof. Fleury has provided assistance to numerous other county governments in implementing foreclosure mediation entities. She has trained more the 150 foreclosure mediators. Prof. Fleury has spoken widely on foreclosure mediation at numerous national and federal conferences. She is also the principal of Conflict Management Concepts, LLC, a dispute resolution consulting firm offering mediation, arbitration, training, dispute resolution systems design and dispute resolution program development. Her professional experience includes training, compliance work, arbitration, mediation, and dispute resolution systems design for clients such as DaimlerChrysler, Ford Motor Company, and the Better Business Bureau. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School.
3. Michael Wasylik
is a leading expert on foreclosure practice and is a founding member of Ricardo, Wasylik & Kaniuk, PL. He serves as Chair of the Foreclosure Defense Department, where he focuses on homeowner’s rights, foreclosure defense, mortgage fraud, consumer rights and abusive debt collection litigation. Mr. Wasylik’s professional experience includes legislative work for the Unites States Senate and Congress and several large law firms in Washington, D.C., Virginia, and Florida. He holds degrees from Northwestern University and the Florida State University College of Law. He is a widely sought after lecturer and author, having published and spoken widely on fighting mortgage and property foreclosure, foreclosure defense, and consumer law.
4. Roger C. Benson
is a highly accomplished mediator and among the first court-certified mediators in his state bar. He has mediated a significant number of residential foreclosures for The Collins Center and the American Arbitration Association. Mr. Benson has extensive experience teaching medication techniques and has personally mediated well over 2,500 cases, including multi-party litigation in both state and federal courts. He previously practiced at the National Labor Relations Board and with the national law firm of Jackson Lewis, prior to opening his own firm to focus on mediation some 30 years ago. Who should attend this seminar?
Attorneys, paralegals, and legal professionals.
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5. Idaho State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
6. Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
7. The State of Nebraska for 1.5 CLE credits
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10. The New York State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
11. The Oregon State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
12. The State Bar of Texas for 1.5 CLE credits
13. The Utah State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits
14. The Virginia State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits
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16. The Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for 1.5 CLE credits
17. The Wyoming State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
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