This 6-hour program will take place on 2 consecutive mornings: Thursday, May 13, 2021 9 am - 12:25 pm & Friday, May 14, 2021 from 9 am - 12:25 pm
Hosted by: The Akron Bar Association & The Stark County Bar Association
This program is a Live Interactive Webinar. All participants will attend remotely.
Day 1: Thursday May 13, 2021
Case Law Update
Hon. John P. Gustafson, US Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Ohio
What to Expect When the United States Trustee is Investigating Section 727 Causes of Action
Scott Belhorn, Esq., Trial Attorney, USDOJ, Office of the US Trustee
Cathy Lowman, Esq. Bankruptcy Analyst, USDOJ, Office of the US Trustee
Reaffirming or Assuming Vehicle Leases
Debra Booher, Esq., Debra Booher and Associates Co., LPA
Amie Jones, Chief Lending Officer, CSE Federal Credit Union
Anthony J. DeGirolamo, Attorney at Law, Chapter 7 Trustee
State of Ohio Update
Alison L. Archer, Associate Attorney General, Collections & Enforcement Section, Ohio Attorney General’s Office
Cory Steinmetz, Assistant Attorney General, IRS Compliance Officer, Collections & Enforcement Section, Ohio Attorney General’s Office
Day 2: Friday, May 14, 2021
Joseph A. Ferrise, Esq., Office of the Chapter 13 Trustee, Akron
Michelle Jackson-Limas, Esq., Office of the Chapter 13 Trustee, Canton
Marc P. Gertz, Esq., Chapter 7 Trustee Gertz & Rosen, Ltd.
Julie K. Zurn, Esq., Chapter 7 Trustee Brouse McDowell
View from the Bench – A Conversation with Judge Tiiara N. A. Patton
Hon. Alan M. Koschik U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Ohio
Hon. Tiiara N.A. Patton U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Ohio
Ethics & Professionalism: Working with Suicidal Clients: Clinical Impression for Bankruptcy Attorneys & Other Personnel
Jason McGlothlin, Ph.D, LPCC-S, Associate Professor at Kent State University
*All participants who registered prior to 6/5/20 for last year’s Institute are eligible to receive a $40 discount on their 2021 registration. We thank you for your patience last year during the early days of the pandemic as we worked out how to hold the event! To receive the discount, please send an email to Mary Beth Vehorn Director of Legal Professional Development, at email@example.com
Timed Seminar Agenda: CLICK HERE
Registration deadline: 5/12/21 at 8:00am
Seminar Materials: There is no charge for electronic seminar materials. The materials will be posted on the Akron Bar Association website approximately 1 week before the event. Registrants will receive an email when the materials are available.
Registrants will receive confirmation emails & reminder emails with a seminar link. In order to receive CLE credit, attorneys must participate individually by joining the webinar via the unique link provided in the emails. Participation by phone alone will not result in CLE credit. Participants must view the seminar live, be able to participate in Q&A and polls, and complete an evaluation in order to receive credit.
Cancellations must be submitted in writing via email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Cancellations must be received PRIOR to 9 am on 5/12/21 in order for a refund to be issued. Refunds will be issued minus $30 processing fee.
|$210.00||Akron Bar Attorney Member|
|$210.00||Stark County Attorney Member|
Mary Beth Vehorn