Introduction to Consumer Bankruptcy CLE 10/28

The Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project presents: 

Introduction to Consumer Bankruptcy

Wednesday, October 28th, 6:00-9:00 PM
 
Brooklyn Bar Association First Floor Auditorium
123 Remsen St, Brooklyn NY, 11201

Presented by: 

John McManus, Esq., Director
Consumer Bankruptcy Project, City Bar Justice Center

Bruce Weiner, Esq., Partner
Rosenberg, Musso & Weiner

Topics Include

Overview of Steps in a Consumer Bankruptcy; General Principles of Consumer Bankruptcy; Changes under BAPCPA 2005 and Petition and Form Preparation.

Your Commitment

The cost of this course is $150 or is FREE to those who accept at least one pro bono referral for a bankruptcy or other matter from the VLP before April 28, 2015. This CLE is 2 credits in Professional Practice, 0.5 credits in Skills and 0.5 credits in Ethics. Experienced attorneys receive additional CLE credit for every 120 minutes of eligible pro bono service. If you would like to pay $150 for the course instead of volunteering, please contact us directly.
This program is designed for attorneys who are new to low-asset, low-income Chapter 7 Bankruptcies.

To Register: 

Sign up here or email requested information to jbryan@brooklynvlp.org.
The VLP maintains a financial hardship policy.  For more information, call 718-473-9202.

by Diana Wooden