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Indianapolis, IN 46225
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An Expansive Look at Real Estate Practice: From Acquisitions to Leasing to Boundary Issues
Immerse yourself in real estate law! This 2-day program comes replete with the fundamental knowledge every real estate practitioner and many nonlawyer professionals must know. Dip into real estate transactions; gain an understanding of title and title insurance; delve into the basics of easement, boundary, land use issues; and much more. Don't miss this opportunity to refresh or build a foundation for a real estate practice - register today!
This basic level seminar is designed for attorneys. It may also be of benefit to real estate agents/brokers, title professionals, lending professionals, engineers, surveyors and paralegals.
Day 1: Purchase and Sale; Title; Financing
Day 2: Tax; Leases; Easements; Zoning and Land Use
Day 1: Purchase and Sale; Title; Financing
Day 2: Tax; Leases; Easements; Zoning and Land Use
including - Ethics: 1.00
This course has been approved by the Indiana Supreme Court Office of Admissions & Continuing Education. Participating attorneys are eligible to receive up to 12.0 hours of CLE credit, which includes 1.0 hour of ethics. Newly admitted attorneys may receive 12.0 hours of new attorney CLE.
NBI, Inc. is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. NBI, Inc. is authorized by IACET to offer 1.20 CEUs for this program. At the end of the program, participants must complete a self-assessment in order to receive credit. 100% attendance is required. (Provider #1004558)
Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. State different types of real estate transactions. 2. Describe different types of deeds. 3. List different types of surveys. 4. Identify key closing documents. 5. Explain ways to finance real estate. 6. State tax consequences upon the sale/transfer of real property. 7. Name four key provisions of real estate leases. 8. State what an easement is. 9. Define restrictive covenants. 10. Explain ethical standards to which you must adhere.
RAYANNA A. BINDER is a private contractor with the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA), where she serves as the director for the Blight Elimination Program. Prior to working for IHCDA, she practiced primarily in the areas of real estate and title insurance litigation. Ms. Binder is admitted to practice before Indiana state courts and the federal district courts for the Northern and Southern districts of Indiana. She earned her B.A. degree from Purdue University and her J.D. degree from Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Indianapolis.
ALEASHA J. BOLING is an attorney with Parr Richey Frandsen Patterson Kruse LLP, where she concentrates her practice in the areas of utility, business and municipal law. Ms. Boling has represented electric and telecom utilities before the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission and with respect to real estate, right-of-way, contracts, employment and other transactional matters. She also provides full-service support to corporate and municipal clients. Ms. Boling is a member of the NTCA-The Rural Broadband Association, the Indiana State Bar Association Utility Law Section Council, the Indianapolis Bar Association, the Electric Cooperative Bar Association, the Energy Bar Association, the Indiana Municipal Lawyers Association and the International Municipal Lawyers Association. She earned her B.A. degree, cum laude, from Ball State University and her J.D. degree, summa cum laude, from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law.
JANET DAVIS HOCKER is the owner and managing attorney of Hocker & Associates LLC, and has practiced law for more than 23 years in the areas of real estate and title insurance. Her clientele has ranged from private individuals needing legal services to address certain life challenges to international casinos desiring real estate and title work for implementation of riverboat casinos along the river banks of Indiana. She is a member of the Indiana Land Title Association and the American Land Title Association, and is an agent for First American Title Insurance Company. She is an Indiana and federal government contractor providing closing, escrow and title services to the city of Indianapolis, state of Indiana, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, and U.S. Department of Agriculture. She also represents a national lender in the states of Indiana and Pennsylvania, primarily in their refinance division. She operates Hocker Title as a division of Hocker & Associates LLC, which provides full title insurance, closing and settlement services. Ms. Hocker is a member of the Indiana State and Pennsylvania bar associations. She earned her J.D. degree from Valparaiso University School of Law.
JOHN R. MOLITOR is a solo practitioner and registered lobbyist before the Indiana General Assembly. He has represented public and private sector clients interested in economic development, infrastructure funding, property taxation, utility regulation, historic preservation and myriad local government issues. Mr. Molitor is secretary-treasurer of the Land Use and Zoning Section of the Indiana State Bar Association, and is a former chair of that section. He is a former staff attorney at the Indiana Legislative Services Agency, where he served seven years as director of the Office of Code Revision and three years as senior counsel to the Local Government Study Commission. Mr. Molitor supervised the drafting of several major pieces of legislation, including the Home Rule Act and a recodification of the state's election laws. He has spoken on property rights, property taxation, historic preservation, commercial lease administration, impact fees, planning and zoning, legislative drafting, local ordinance enforcement, the Indiana “Open Door” law, the Access to Public Records Act, and legal ethics. Mr. Molitor earned his B.A. degree, with honors, from Indiana University at South Bend and his J.D. degree from Indiana University Maurer School of Law, where he is a former adjunct professor of law at that school.
NORMAN R. NEWMAN is senior counsel in the Indianapolis office of Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP, practicing within the firm’s real estate practice group. He is the author of numerous articles on commercial real estate-related topics and has lectured on these topics for the Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum, the International Council of Shopping Centers, and other organizations. Mr. Newman is a fellow of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers. He earned his J.D. degree, with distinction, from Indiana University McKinney School of Law and is now an adjunct professor there.
MARY A. SLADE is the Indiana state counsel for First American Title Insurance Company, providing underwriting analysis and support for commercial and residential transactions. She has seven years of experience in private practice in creditors' rights, bankruptcy, and real estate litigation and transactions. Ms. Slade has also served as regional counsel in claims and underwriting for three national title insurance carriers in 16 states and the District of Columbia, as well as a deputy prosecuting attorney for Marion County, Indiana. She was a co-founder and the executive production editor for the Indiana International & Comparative Law Review. Ms. Slade has served three years as the education chair for the Indiana Land Title Association. Her programs on title insurance and real estate have been accredited for title insurance license or attorney license credit in Indiana, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia. She is a co-editor of the Indiana State Bar Association Probate, Property and Real Estate newsletter and the ILTA Real Estate Handbook. Ms. Slade is a member of the Indiana State Bar Association and currently serves as the 2017-2018 section chair and the 2018-2020 real estate chair for the ISBA’s Probate, Property and Real Estate Section. She earned her undergraduate degree from Butler University and her J.D. degree from Indiana University School of Law.
YASMIN L. STUMP has been a lawyer in Indiana for 30 years and practices in the areas of real estate transactions and litigation, including eminent domain. She is the president and founder of the Yasmin L. Stump Law Group, PC (YLSLG), and her firm’s clients have been Fortune 500 and 1,000 companies, utility companies, governmental entities, agencies and boards, small businesses and individuals. YLSLG represented the Indiana Department of Transportation in the eminent domain cases in two of the largest projects in the United States, sections 1 through 5 of the I-69 Extension Project and the Ohio River Bridges Project, which was awarded both Project of the Year in 2013 by the International Right of Way Association and the Quality of Life/Community Development award at the 10th annual America’s Transportation Awards competition in 2017. Prior to entering private practice, Ms. Stump was the section chief of both the Tort and Real Estate Litigation sections of the Office of the Indiana Attorney General, where she handled thousands of real estate and eminent domain cases involving a diverse range of properties. Additionally, she has been involved in numerous appellate cases, and she has testified as an expert witness in the area of eminent domain law. Ms. Stump is a member of numerous professional and civic organizations, currently serves as the IRWA Chapter 10 vice president, is on the Board of Directors of the Indiana Trial Lawyers Association and is a past president of the Zionsville Chamber of Commerce. She is certified as a civil mediator and as a real estate instructor in Indiana. Her firm is certified as a Women-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) by the state of Indiana, city of Indianapolis and the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), and as a DBE by the state of Indiana. YLSLG is also a member of the prestigious National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF). Ms. Stump received her B.A. degree from Indiana University and her J.D. degree from Indiana University School of Law.
April 13 - April 14 Merrillville
ANDREW L. KRAEMER is the Indiana managing attorney with Johnson, Blumberg, & Associates, LLC, in Merrillville, where his practice includes creditor and debtor representation in bankruptcy court, foreclosure-related matters, evictions, and collections. Mr. Kraemer is admitted to practice in Indiana and before the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Indiana. He is a member of the Indiana State Bar Association and currently serves as Master of the Bench on the Calumet American Inn of Court, a national society promoting civility amongst attorneys. Mr. Kraemer earned his B.A. degree from Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois, and his J.D. degree from Valparaiso University School of Law.
LEE LANE is a partner with Genetos Lane & Buitendorp LLP, where her practice focuses on real estate and business law, including real estate finance, commercial banking, business transactions, zoning, land use, and municipal law. Ms. Lane is a member of the Lake County, Porter County, Indiana State and American bar associations. She earned her B.A. degree from the University of Denver, her M.A. degree from North Park Theological Seminary and her J.D. degree, cum laude, from Valparaiso University School of Law.
RUSSELL D. MILLBRANTH is a partner with Millbranth & Bush, where he concentrates his practice in corporate law, entity development, contract negotiations, elder law, and estate planning and administration. He earned his B.A. degree from Indiana University, his master's degree from the College of William & Mary and his J.D. degree from Indiana University School of Law in Bloomington. Mr. Millbranth is a member of the Indiana State Bar Association.
GEROLD L. STOUT is the owner of the Stout Law Firm, where his areas of practice include estate planning, corporate law and taxation. He lectures on various estate planning and probate issues. Mr. Stout is a member of the Indiana State Bar Association (Real Estate, Probate and Trust Section; Taxation Section) and the Lake County Bar Association (charter member of Business Corporate Section). He earned his B.A. degree from Purdue University and his J.D. degree from Valparaiso University, where he has lectured on estate planning.
JOHN R. TERPSTRA is a partner with Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, and focuses his practice in commercial litigation, business transactions, probate litigation, and real estate. He counsels and advises clients on a wide variety of needs, from project development to courtroom litigation, if necessary, as well as asset preservation and wealth transfer. Mr. Terpstra has represented clients in many areas, including contract and insurance disputes, general liability, employment litigation, transportation claims, premises liability, personal injury, insurance coverage disputes and appellate matters. He earned his B.S. degree from Indiana University at Bloomington and his J.D. degree from DePaul University College of Law. Mr. Terpstra is a member of the Lake County Bar Association.
SCOTT E. YAHNE is an attorney with Yahne Law PC. He practices in real estate development, business disputes and litigation, and commercial and residential real estate law. Mr. Yahne is a member of the Lake County Bar Association and has been recognized as one of the top annual providers of pro bono services to clients in need of a helping hand in Lake County. He often sits as judge pro tem for several courts in Lake County. Mr. Yahne earned his B.A. degree from Indiana University and his J.D. degree from Indiana University School of Law.
ANDREW M. YODER is an attorney with the Law Office of Andrew M. Yoder, where he has been in law practice for more than 18 years as a litigation attorney. He also is president of Advanced Property Management Team, LLC, assisting landlords to find, qualify and manage residential and commercial properties. Mr. Yoder is a licensed real estate agent. He is an adjunct professor with Indiana Tech. Mr. Yoder has taught in the areas of public policy/political science, business law, business ethics, labor law and criminal justice for graduate and undergraduate students. He has been trained as a civil mediator. Mr. Yoder received his B.A. degree from Indiana University and earned his J.D. degree from Valparaiso School of Law.
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