Bankruptcy & Family Law

This session will discuss:

1. Basic bankruptcy principles including the different roles in bankruptcy, the different types of bankruptcy and property of the bankruptcy estate
2. The Automatic Stay including what is the Automatic Stay, when does the Automatic Stay apply and how the Stay can be lifted to proceed with a dissolution
3. Types of debts and which are dischargeable in bankruptcy
4. Drafting tips for separation agreements and best practices
5. How to collect fees from a client in bankruptcy
6. How to avoid being sanctioned by the Bankruptcy Court

Speaker: Seth A. Albin, Summers Compton Wells, LLC, St. Louis