Western North Carolina Bankruptcy Seminar 2017
Fri., May 12 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Fairfield Inn & Suites, Charlotte Uptown
CLE Credit:
7.0 Total Hours 
(5.0 General + 1.0 Mental Health/Substance Abuse + 1.0 Ethics)
Attorney Rate: $275
Paralegal Rate: $130
Fairfield Inn & Suites Charlotte Uptown
201 S. McDowell St., Charlotte, NC
Special Info:
8:00 am – Registration/Light Breakfast
8:30 am – 4:45 pm – CLE Training 
4:45 pm – Networking Reception 
Special Thanks to the Annual Western North Carolina Bankruptcy Seminar Planning Committee
8:30 am – 9:30 am: Paper Terrorism – The Sovereign Citizen Movement – Sgt. Kory Flowers, Greensboro Police Department.

9:30 am – 10:30 am: Evidence Best Practices in Bankruptcy Litigation — Hon. Forrest D. Bridges, N.C. Superior Court Judge; Richard B. Fennell, James McElroy & Diehl, P.A.; Richard S. Wright, Moon Wright & Houston, PLLC. 

10:30 am – 10:45 am: Break

10:45 am – 11:15 am: A View From the Court — Hon. George R. Hodges, Hon. J. Craig Whitley and Hon. Laura T. Beyer, United States Bankruptcy Judges; Steven T. Salata, Clerk, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of North Carolina.

11:15 am – 12:15 pm: Tax Payment and Collection Issues – David W. Bunn, Professional Tax Consultants, LLC; Jamie Brown and Rhonda Moon, Internal Revenue Service; Thomas Robbins, North Carolina Department of Revenue. 

12:15 pm – 1:00 pm: Lunch (onsite)
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm: Lawyers Transitioning to Retirement — J. Bryan Elliott (retired); Mark A. Scruggs, Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company.
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Trust Account Management (New 2017 CLE Requirement) — Peter Bolac, Trust Accounting Compliance Counsel at the North Carolina State Bar.

3:00 pm – 3:15 pm: Break

3:15 pm – 4:00 pm: Common Problems and Not-So-Common Solutions in Chapter 7 — Derick L. Henderson, Sigmon & Henderson, PLLC; Marjorie R. Mann; A. Burton Shuford.
4:00 pm – 4:45 pm: Chapter 13 Trustees’ Panel — Warren L. Tadlock, Charlotte Division Trustee; Steven G. Tate, Statesville Division and Shelby Division Trustee; David G. Gray, Asheville Division Trustee.

3:15pm – 4:00 pm: Small Business Debtors and Individual Chapter 11 Cases — Joseph W. Grier, III, Grier Furr & Crisp, P.A.; Alexandria P. Kenny, United States Bankruptcy Administrator’s Office – Western District of North Carolina; Glenn Thompson, Hamilton Stephens Steele + Martin, PLLC. 
4:00pm – 4:45 pm Chapter 11 Update —Melanie Raubach, Hamilton Stephens Steele + Martin, PLLC; Britt Ricks, Law Clerk to Hon. George R. Hodges, Hon. J. Craig Whitley and Hon. Laura T. Beyer; John C. Woodman, Sodoma Law, P.C.
Fax: 704/333-6209
Mail: 2850 Zebulon Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28208