ICLE harnesses the wisdom of Michigan’s leading practitioners to provide how-to solutions and practical tools to its members. ICLE seminars address the practice problems and challenges that Michigan lawyers face. They are presented by acclaimed Michigan lawyers and nationally renowned experts.
On May 11, 2012, Attorney Chris Jones, Managing Attorney at Acclaim Legal Services will be joining other experts to discuss how to handle real property in bankruptcy proceedings. Based on Attorney Jone’s extensive experience in this field, he will provide insight on:
• Understanding how to handle complex property-related issues in bankruptcy.
• Determining if condominium association fees are dischargeable in bankruptcy.
• Compare and contrast “cramdowns”
• How to transfer property in a bankruptcy.
• Implications and impact of recent state court decisions, including the recent MERS case.
Christopher W. Jones has specialized in representing debtors in both Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 consumer bankruptcy cases since 2005 when he joined Acclaim Legal Services. Visit http://www.acclaimlegalservices.com/
A member of the State Bar of Michigan and the Consumer Bankruptcy Association, Mr. Jones is admitted to practice in the courts of the state of Michigan and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. He graduated from the Ave Maria School of Law, where he served as a member of the editorial board in the position of executive articles editor for the "Ave Maria Law Review."
Acclaim Legal Services was founded in 2003 and has 5 Michigan offices in the following cities: Ann Arbor, Southfield, Flint, Dearborn and Detroit. Acclaim only practices in the area of bankruptcy and specializes in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 reorganization. Visit us at http://www.acclaimlegalservices.com/