CLE: 2.8 YEARS IN REVIEW: A FORECLOSURE PROGRAM ROUNDTABLE

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When: TUESDAY, October 4, 2011 – 6:00-8:00 pm
Where: Brooklyn Bar Association – Auditorium
123 Remsen Street, Brooklyn
2 MCLE CREDITS: PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE
Appropriate for both newly admitted & experienced attorneys

Presented by:

JAIME LATHROP, ESQ., Director, Foreclosure Intervention Program, Volunteer Lawyers Project
TANYA DWYER, ESQ., Dwyer & Associates, LLC, VLP Attorney Volunteer
SERGE PETROFF, ESQ. Petroff Law Firm, P.C., VLP Attorney Volunteer
ELEANOR TAYLOR, ESQ., VLP Attorney Volunteer

Program Overview:

This program, intended for homeowner advocates only, is a panel discussion focused on pro bono representation in VLP’s Foreclosure Intervention Program. The training will present an overview of volunteer attorneys’ successful strategies and experiences specific to foreclosure settlement conferences in Kings County.

Your Commitment:

This course is intended solely for homeowner advocates who plan to volunteer through the VLP Foreclosure Intervention Program. There is no charge for the training. Participants agree to accept at least one pro bono referral for a Foreclosure or other matter from the VLP before April 4, 2012. Experienced attorneys receive additional MCLE credit for every 6 hours of eligible pro bono service.

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CLE: CIVIL COURT PRO SE DEBTOR ASSISTANCE AND THE CLARO PROGRAM

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When: WEDNESDAY, October 26, 2011 – 6:00-9:00 pm

Where: Brooklyn Bar Association – Auditorium
123 Remsen Street (between Clinton & Henry Streets)
(2/3/4/5 to Borough Hall, R to Court Street, A/C/F to Jay St-MetroTech)

3 MCLE CREDITS: 1.5 PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE, 1.5 SKILLS
Appropriate for both newly admitted & experienced attorneys

Your Commitment
This course is FREE to those who volunteer for six total hours with CLARO or 12 total hours with the Civil Court consumer debt pro se assistance programs by April 30, 2012. Volunteers may serve one of the following consumer debt pro se assistance programs, all of which provide limited legal advice to unrepresented debtor-defendants: Bronx CLARO, Brooklyn CLARO, Manhattan CLARO (must be a NYCLA member or Fordham Law School alumnus/a), Queens CLARO, The Civil Court Consumer Debt Lawyer for the Day Program, Brooklyn, The Civil Court Help Center Consumer Debt Advice Program, Manhattan

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