Course book included with all formats
Even though they have tried multiple collection efforts, your clients still haven't been paid a debt they're owed. That's when they turn to you for help. However, debt collection today is nothing like it was in the past, and smart professionals know they tread a fine line. How can you get the money owed, while staying in compliance with the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act? We know - and can show you how. Order today!
including - Ethics: 1.00
Neither the Connecticut Judicial Branch nor the Commission on Minimum Continuing Legal Education approve or accredit CLE providers or activities. It is the opinion of NBI, Inc. that this activity qualifies for up to 6.0 self-study hours toward your annual CLE requirement in Connecticut, including 1.0 self-study hour(s) of ethics/professionalism.
WILLIAM ILECKI is a partner in the law firm of Chiari & Ilecki, practicing in the areas of commercial litigation, credits' rights, bankruptcy and general practice. A 1989 graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law, he received his undergraduate education at Canisius College, graduating in 1986 (magna cum laude, all-college honors program). Mr. Ilecki is admitted to practice law in all courts of the states of New York and Pennsylvania, as well as the U.S. District and Bankruptcy court and for the Western District of New York. He is a member of the American and New York State bar associations, Bar Association of Erie County (Banking and Commercial Law Committee) and past president of the Erie County Bar Foundation. Mr. Ilecki has frequently lectured to various groups regarding collections and bankruptcy law.
KEVIN M. LOFTUS is a member with Chelus, Herdzik, Speyer & Monte, P.C., where he practices in the areas of appellate practice, civil litigation, collections, criminal law, insurance defense, litigation and municipal law. He received his B.A. degree from Canisius College and his J.D. degree from the University of Buffalo Law School. He is a member of the Buffalo Claims Association, Defense Trial Lawyers Association, Erie County Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Variety Club, Western New York Trial Lawyers Association and Western New York Defense Trial Lawyers Association. He is the town attorney for the town of Lancaster from 2016 to present. He is admitted to practice in New York; U.S. District Court, Western District of New York; and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of New York.
PETER A. MUTH is an attorney in Buffalo, New York, where he practices in the areas of foreclosure law, bankruptcy law and evictions. He has lectured on real estate matters for National Business Institute and on bankruptcy and foreclosure, and mechanics' lien laws for groups of business, banking and legal professionals. Mr. Muth is a member of the Bar Association of Erie County and the New York State Bar Association. He earned his B.A. degree from Cornell University and his J.D. degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo.
RAYMOND C. STILWELL is a sole practitioner in Williamsville, New York, and serves clients throughout Western New York. He concentrates his practice on collection matters, commercial bankruptcy law and general commercial litigation in the federal and state courts. Mr. Stilwell is a member of the Erie County Bar Association, serving on the Bankruptcy Committee. He is a popular speaker at seminars for the county and state bar associations and others. Mr. Stilwell currently represents a wide variety of businesses on collection matters and believes that a maximum recovery for his clients can only be accomplished through experienced counsel and prompt legal action. He also represents troubled companies in bankruptcy reorganization proceedings and creditors of bankrupt companies. Mr. Stilwell earned his B.A. degree from Cornell University and his J.D. degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law.
BRANDON M. WRAZEN is the general counsel with Nidus Development LLC, in Williamsville, New York. He was a previous associate attorney with Peltan Law PLLC, in East Aurora, New York. His background was in the areas of collection law prior to moving to Nidus to focus on real estate development. Mr. Wrazen was also previously involved with Volunteer Lawyer's Project in Buffalo, New York assisting indigent residents in a variety of needs including, landlord-tenant eviction disputes, unemployment benefits denial, creditor harassment, and child support hearings. While at VLP, he received the Erie County Bar Association Pro Bono award for his work in landlord/tenant law. Mr. Wrazen received his undergraduate degree from SUNY Buffalo and is a graduate of Vermont Law School. He is admitted to the Western, Eastern and Southern districts of New York, as well as all of the state courts of New York. Mr. Wrazen is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Niagara Frontier Corporate Counsel Association, and a former member of the ACA International.