Representing consumer debtors can be problematic for attorneys. Common pitfalls and missteps may often create costly problems for the unwary practitioner. In this presentation, Norma E. Ortiz, of Ortiz, & Ortiz, LLP, will explain how to avoid these mistakes by discussing how to skillfully prepare the case.
This course is designed to help attorneys already representing consumer debtors to improve the level of his or her practice, and streamline case preparation to help ensure less stress, greater profitability, and happier clients.
Understanding the nature of consumer bankruptcy representation
Identify the pitfalls of you role as debtor's counsel
Ensure your firm's proper engagement
Avoid malpractice and ethical problems
My only issue with this presentation is whether it is "advanced" level. I thought it was a good warning but pretty routine.
Norma was great.
Very thankful for all candid practice advice and pointers... excellent presentation!