Thousands of students and former students across the U.S. are falling into default on their loans, causing large collection fees to accrue, and putting those debtors at risk of wage garnishment. Many debtors feel that their financial future is constrained by a lack of options in resolving these debts.
This course, taught by NYC debt relief attorneys Simon Goldenberg, Stephen Basedow, and Jared Louzon, provides an overview of the options that are generally available to resolve defaulted federal loans, as well as helpful tips on how to avoid common pitfalls in the process.
Attorney Simon Goldenberg is passionate about consumer advocacy and concentrates his practice in the following areas:
Attorney Goldenberg has also completed training in the field of Credit Scoring and Credit Restoration. Mr. Goldenberg's wide range of knowledge on credit issues enables him to search for nuances in credit law to provide clients with the high level of representation that they require. Mr. Goldenberg is a graduate of Hofstra University School of Law and is admitted to practice in the State Courts of New York and New Jersey, as well as the Federal Courts in the Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York, and District of New Jersey.
Superlawyers has selected Simon Goldenberg as a "Rising Star in New York" for the years of 2014, 2015, and 2016 for his contributions to consumer law. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. Through Avvo.com, Simon Goldenberg has been honored to be conferred with the Client Choice Award for Bankruptcy and Debt Settlement for the years of 2013 through 2016. The American Society of Legal Advocates has conferred the designation of "Top 40 Under 40 Bankruptcy Lawyers" for 2015 to Simon Goldenberg. Martindale-Hubbell and Lawyers.com has recognized Attorney Goldenberg with a Client Distinction Award for providing excellent quality of service and communications with our client's.
Stephen W. Basedow, Esq., is an associate attorney at the Law Firm of Simon Goldenberg, PLLC. He concentrates on matters involving consumer debt litigation, real estate transactions and consumer bankruptcy law. He is a graduate of Chaminade College Preparatory School, the University of Texas at Austin, (B.A.) and Hofstra University School of Law, (J.D.)
He is admitted to practice in New York State and the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Basedow served as an associate at Fox Rothschild, LLP and Lieb at Law, P.C. In addition to his work as an attorney, Mr. Basedow is licensed by the State of New York as a Real Estate Instructor and Broker.
Jared H. Louzon, Esq., is an associate attorney at the Law Office of Simon Goldenberg, PLLC.
He concentrates on matters involving:
Attorney Louzon is a graduate of CUNY - Brooklyn College (B.A.) and Hofstra University School of Law (J.D.). He is admitted to practice in New York State and in the Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts of New York.
Great stuff! Very useful.
Very knowledgeable speakers. Jared needs a little more polish but he is young.
Helpful and Informative
More actual case scenarios with real results would be helpful for education purposes.
Fabulous course, great presentation, very informative and practical.
I wonder how many lawline subscribers listened to this to handle their own school loan problems. ;)
Excellent presentation and information!
Huge problem in the US. Good to know there are experts to .help clients
Entertaining and informative presentation!
Informative. Good presentation. Well explained. Upbeat. Presenters excited and helpful and easy to follow and listen to.
Simon is excellent presenter every time
Interesting topic Good information Great presenters
Faculty was exceptionally good in explaining the points.
Best one form this presenter
Very valuable information.
It is difficult to have 3 presenters. I think they did an excellent job.
Very informative! I'm glad there are attorneys like these out there who are passionate about helping people with this crippling debt. Great session!
Liked that there were 2 people
well organized and informative
I actually downloaded this information to peruse again later. This is an issue with COUNTLESS people at the moment, including attorneys themselves. Thank you for an excellent course!
It was very informative and depressing.
Very informative program on dealing with defaulted student loans--this is not an issue for me personally, but in my practice and personal life, this comes up more often than you might think.