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2020 Annual Real Estate Institute - Kansas City

Total Credits: 4.0 MCLE, 1.0 Ethics, 1.0 Elimination of Bias

Practice Area:
Elimination of Bias |  Ethics |  Real Property
Not Applicable
Kansas City, Missouri
Available Dates:

Fri, Mar 27, 2020 - 08:30am to 12:10pm CDT - Kansas City, Missouri


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8:00 – 8:30 AM | Registration

8:30 – 9:20 AM | Title & Endorsement Underwriting | Construction Escrow and Disbursements
Speaker: Todd G. Jones
, First American Title, Kansas City

9:20 – 10:10 AM | Purchase & Sell Agreements     
Speaker: James C. Neeld, Shareholder, Sandberg Phoenix, Kansas City

10:10 – 10:20 AM | Break

10:20 – 11:10 AM | Medical Marijuana
Speaker: Eric M. Walter, Partner, Armstrong Teasdale LLP, St. Louis

11:10 – 11:20 | Lunch is Served

11:20 AM – 12:10 PM | The Business Case for Diversity and Inclusion in the Law Firm, Your Practice, and the Profession
Speaker: Angela S. Quinn, Chief Client & Inclusion Officer, Husch Blackwell LLP, St. Louis

12:10 PM | Adjourn


Todd Jones's Profile

Todd Jones Related seminars and products:

First American Title Insurance Company

Todd G. Jones is Senior Vice President and Managing Director for the North Central Region for First American Title Insurance Company’s National Commercial Services Division.  Todd oversees the operations in Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, the Dakotas, Minnesota, Utah and Colorado.  Todd began his real estate career in private practice with a Kansas City law firm.  His background has given him the opportunity to experience the customer’s perspective and the industry perspective on real estate closings.  Mr. Jones is a fellow with the American College of Real Estate Lawyers.  He frequently lectures to real estate brokers, lenders and attorneys.  Mr. Jones attended the University of Missouri - Kansas City for his Juris Doctorate and earned a B.B.A. from Southern Methodist University. 


James Neeld Related seminars and products:

Sandberg Phoenix

With 15 years of experience as a transactional and finance attorney, James Neeld focuses his practice on real estate, purchases, sales, financings, public incentives, bonds and loans for developers and lenders. James represents national clients for all phases of real estate development, acquisitions and dispositions, many of which include various incentives including tax credit and tax increment financing structures. He also has significant experience in representing lenders, with a particular emphasis on complex financing structures for real estate financing involving bonds and other incentives.

 James is a graduate of Oklahoma State University with a B.A. in Political Science, after which he attended The University of Oklahoma College of Law, graduating with a J.D. with distinction.

Eric Walter Related seminars and products: 1

Armstrong Teasdale, LLP


Eric Walter is a partner at Armstrong Teasdale with extensive state and federal litigation experience in a wide range of complex commercial and business cases. A significant part of Eric’s practice involves representing businesses and individuals in the legalized marijuana and hemp industry. He has successfully represented companies applying for medical marijuana cultivation and dispensary licenses, and advises clients on state and federal regulations involving investors and other business partners. He serves as chair of the Marijuana Law Committee for the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis and is general counsel to the Missouri Medical Cannabis Trade Association: MoCannTrade.

Brienne Berscheid Related seminars and products: 1

Chicago Title Insurance Company

Brienne Berscheid serves as Assistant Vice President and Construction Escrow Manager for Chicago Title’s Chicago National Commercial Services (NCS) operation. Brienne oversees the National Construction Disbursement Department to responsible for reviewing and administering construction escrow projects across the country. The National Construction Disbursing Department specializes in ground-up commercial developments, including stadiums, office towers, senior living facilities, and multi-family housing complexes. Brienne has a B.A. from the University of Minnesota and a J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School. 

Matthew Cermak Related seminars and products: 1

Chicago Title Insurance Company

Matt Cermak serves as a Commercial Account Manager for Chicago Title’s Chicago National Commercial Services (NCS) operation. Matt’s primary role is to quarterback each transaction for his local and national client base. Matt has spent the last 5 years managing several high-profile national client accounts, including but not limited to national developers, law firms and corporations in complex multi-state, multi-site commercial real estate transactions. Matt has a B.S. from Missouri State University where he was also a member of the NCAA Division 1 Men’s Golf Team.

Jittaun Dill Related seminars and products: 1


Jittaun Dill is a graduate of Saint Louis University School of Law where she also earned her certificate in Employment Law. While in law school she was the recipient of the SLU School of Law Everette Hullverson Award for Excellence in Trail Advocacy and alongside her law school partner, the 3rd Place Winner of the Regional Black Law Students Association's Frederick Douglass Moot Court Competition.  She clerked for a mid-sized St. Louis law firm as a Summer Associate and upon graduation joined the firm. After several years of practice, Jittaun began working in Diversity and Inclusion at  AmLaw 100 firms and today she calls Husch Blackwell home as its Diversity and Inclusion Manager.  She serves on the Executive Board of Cultural Leadership and is the Past Chair of the Mound City Bar Association's Membership Committee. 

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Kauffman Foundation Conference Center

4801 Rockhill Rd., Kansas City, Missouri 64110, United States

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