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Available via Video Replay

Original Program Date: December 1-2, 2017

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The 40th Annual Bankruptcy Institute features dynamic speakers covering diverse topics designed to impart practical advice and update practitioners on the latest developments in restructuring and bankruptcy with a focus on our local districts of North Carolina.

Enjoy a keynote address by Dr. Ed Balleisen of Duke University, where he discusses his recent book, Fraud: An American History from Barnum to Madoff.

Panelists include five North Carolina bankruptcy judges, a nationally active expert on valuations, and seasoned debtors and creditors attorneys*.

Program topics include:

  • Valuations in both the consumer and business contexts
  • Chapter 11 best practices
  • Witness examinations
  • Credit reports
  • National Form Plan and the new chapter 13 plans in our local districts
  • Bankruptcy crimes

Planned by the NCBA Bankruptcy Section

*Business breakout sessions not included in video replays
Product Information
Product Date:
December 01, 2017
  • Fraud: An American History from Barnum to Madoff | Balleisen
  • Mental Health† | Callaway and Killian
  • Views from the Bench | Aron, Beyer and Humrickhouse
  • Consumer Session | Proving Valuations in the Consumer Context | Badger and Drake
  • Consumer Session | National Form Plan | Bledsoe, Tate and Troxler
  • Consumer Session | Credit Reports | Begnoche and Lapas
  • Criminal Law Issues 2.0 – Discharged or Just Charged? Handling Criminal Issues in Bankruptcy | Angell, Fialko and Lynch
  • You Can’t Handle the Truth: Questioning and Preparing Clients and Third Party Witnesses in Hearings and Discovery | Tyndall and White
  • Ethics: Attorney Client Privilege in Related Party Matters* | Adams and Ledford
  • Case Update | Lamb (moderator), Mathless and Sasser
40th Annual Bankruptcy Institute

Registration Tuition Options:  


Early Bird
Save $75 by registering early!

Early Bird and Membership discounts will automatically be applied at checkout.
NCBA Bankruptcy Section Member $425 $500
NCBA Member $445 $520
NCBA Paralegal Division Member $270 $345
Non-Member $520 $595
CLE Passport 9 tokens 
Full-time LANC Attorney (NCBA Member) $270
1st Year Licensed in NC (NCBA Member) $198
 The following categories do not include MCLE fees:
Law Student Division Member $25
Paralegal Division Student Member $25
Judge (NCBA Member) Please call the NCBA CLE Department to register for these categories: 800.228.3402 $75
Law Professor (NCBA Member) $75
Clerk of Court (NCBA Member) $75

Video Locations: 

NC State Bar rules require a minimum number of pre-registered active State Bar members. 
The NCBA reserves the right to cancel any video program prior to the program date if registrations do not meet the NC State Bar requirement.

Save $75 on a video replay program by registering early!


Speaker Information
Shelley K Abel   [ view bio ]
Rayford K 'Trip' Adams III   [ view bio ]
James B Angell   [ view bio ]
Judge Catharine R Aron   [ view bio ]
David R Badger   [ view bio ]
Edward J Balleisen   [ view bio ]
Suzanne Begnoche   [ view bio ]
Judge Laura T Beyer   [ view bio ]
Joseph A Bledsoe III   [ view bio ]
Judge Joseph N Callaway   [ view bio ]
Catherine G Clodfelter   [ view bio ]
Robert A 'Rob' Cox Jr   [ view bio ]
Franklin Drake   [ view bio ]
Christopher C Fialko   [ view bio ]
David J Haidt   [ view bio ]
Chief Judge Stephani W Humrickhouse   [ view bio ]
Craig Jacobson   [ view bio ]
Cathy D Killian   [ view bio ]
Christine M Lamb   [ view bio ]
Adrian M Lapas   [ view bio ]
Jennifer A Ledford   [ view bio ]
Marjorie K Lynch   [ view bio ]
Gabriel Mathless   [ view bio ]
John R 'Jack' Miller Jr   [ view bio ]
Francisco T Morales   [ view bio ]
Christine L Myatt   [ view bio ]
Travis P Sasser   [ view bio ]
Steven G Tate   [ view bio ]
Anita Jo Kinlaw Troxler   [ view bio ]
Amos G Tyndall   [ view bio ]
James C 'Jim' White   [ view bio ]
Benson Reid Wilcox   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
NC State Bar
Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) and Certified Paralegal Education (CPE) (Total): 9.75
Bankruptcy Law Specialization: 9.75
General: 7.75
Ethics/Professional Responsibility: 1.00
Substance Abuse/Mental Health (SA/MH): 1.00