Areas of Professional Practice: 6.00
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10:00 am to 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time
including - Ethics: 1.00 Areas of Professional Practice: 6.00
This nontraditional format course has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for up to 7.0 credit hours. 6.0 hours can be applied to the Areas of Professional Practice requirement and is approved for newly admitted or experienced attorneys. 1.0 hour can be applied toward the ethics and professionalism requirement and is approved for experienced attorneys.
JOHN COLLEN is a partner with SmithAmundsen LLC, where his practice areas include bankruptcy and creditors' rights and commercial litigation. He has more than 25 years of experience handling Chapter 11 reorganizations, out of court work-outs, creditors' rights litigation, and transactions involving troubled business entities. Mr. Collen handles these matters on behalf of debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, creditors' committees, shareholders, receivers, trustees, landlords, and asset buyers. His clients operate in a variety of industries, including real estate, retail, manufacturing, printing and graphics, airlines, toys, telecommunications, broadcast, health care, music, transportation, entertainment, floor covering and power generation. Mr. Collen serves as an adjunct professor of law in the Bankruptcy LLM Program at St. John's University Law School in New York, and is a member of the American College of Bankruptcy. He earned his A.B. degree, summa cum laude, from Dartmouth College and his J.D. degree from Georgetown University Law Center.
BLAIR ZANZIG is a principal at Hiltz & Zanzig LLC, where he counsels small and mid-sized companies regarding a wide range of business disputes focusing on achieving business-driven results. Mr. Zanzig has successfully litigated issues involving breach of contract, business torts, breach and fiduciary duties, business valuation, uniform commercial code matters, as well as enforcing and collecting judgments. He has an active bankruptcy litigation practice in which, among other things, he has successfully litigated valuation issues, contested confirmation hearings, cash collateral orders, discovery matters, and a wide range of adversary proceedings in bankruptcy courts throughout the country. Mr. Zanzig also serves as counsel for court-appointed receivers in a variety of matters, including enforcement actions brought by government agencies. He began his career in the complex commercial litigation and bankruptcy restructuring practices of some of the nation's largest and most respected firms. Mr. Zanzig earned his M.S. degree in resource economics from the University of Florida and his J.D. degree from the University of Michigan Law School.