Radisson Hotel Baltimore Downtown-Inner Harbor
101 West Fayette St
Baltimore, MD 21201
Regulatory Ethics: 1.00
Specialized Knowledge: 4.00
Course book included with all formats
Ensure Your Clients' Financial Future After Divorce
The focus of many financial divorce settlements has shifted from equitable division of generally ample assets to minimizing considerable debts. Many families are still upside-down on their mortgages, with retirement plan values significantly diminished. Are you prepared to tackle these challenges head on? Do you have the knowledge to help your clients maintain financial independence after the divorce is final? This practical seminar will provide you with strategies for dealing with tax, appraisal and distribution considerations when negotiating and drafting a marital settlement agreement. Don't miss this chance to hone your skills - register today!
This intermediate level course will focus on financial aspects of divorce and will benefit:
including - Ethics: 1.00
This course has been approved by the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board for 6.50 hours of credit, of which 1.0 hour will also apply in the area of legal ethics or professionalism.
including - Regulatory Ethics: 1.00 Taxes: 3.00 Specialized Knowledge: 4.00
NBI, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org. This program is designed to qualify for 8.0 hours (based on 50 minute credit hour) of continuing professional education credit for accountants. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint, refund and program cancellation, please contact our offices at (800) 930-6182.
This is an Intermediate level program presented in a group live setting. Accountants should have a basic understanding of financial divorce settlements. No advanced preparation is required. Upon completion of this course, attendees should be able to: 1. List five different types of retirement plans. 2. Describe key strategies for discovering hidden business assets. 3. State what options are available to divorce clients who are struggling to pay a mortgage. 4. Give a scenario in which filing for bankruptcy before divorce is more advantageous than filing after. 5. List four of the main tax consequences of divorce. 6. Recall three ethical standards to which you must adhere. Field(s) of Study -- Regulatory Ethics; Taxes; Specialized Knowledge.
LISA SELTZER BECKER is an attorney with Offit Kurman, where she practices education and family law (divorce and custody-related issues). In her education practice, she represents students and families in school disciplinary matters, Title IX matters, special education cases and other education matters. Ms. Becker is the co-chair of the Education Law Section of the Bar Association of Montgomery County, Maryland. She is licensed in Maryland and the District of Columbia. Ms. Becker earned her B.A. degree from the University of Maryland and her J.D. degree from the American University, Washington College of Law.
DEBRA B. CRUZ is a principal with the law firm of Levin & Gann, P.A., where she practices in the areas of general civil litigation, domestic relations, divorces, custody disputes, child support, alimony, and mediation. She is an attorney mediator in the Family Division of Baltimore City Circuit Court. Ms. Cruz is a member of the Baltimore City Bar (Family Law Committee, Bench and Bar Committee, Ethics Committee, and chairing the Alternate Dispute Resolution Committee), Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland Peer Review Committee, Baltimore County Professional Committee, and Baltimore-Carroll Chapter of the Women’s Bar Association (Board of Directors). She has lectured on recent developments in Maryland family law. Ms. Cruz earned her B.A. degree, with honors, and her J.D. degree from the University of Florida.
MICHAEL G. DEHAVEN is a partner with Smith, Gildea & Schmidt, LLC, where his practice is almost exclusively dedicated to litigating domestic cases, often through referrals from family law practitioners in need of his courtroom experience. Mr. DeHaven earned his B.S. degree from Frostburg State College and his J.D. degree from the University of Baltimore School of Law. He is a member of the Maryland State Bar Association (Family and Juvenile Law Section), the Baltimore County Bar Association and the Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys Association.
DAVE MEURER is a production manager with PrimeLending, a national retail lender, with 32 years of experience in the industry. His areas of expertise include financing a purchase or a refinance of any residential real estate, first-time home buyers, move-up home buyers, primary homes, second homes or investment properties, new home or resale of a home, divorce cases, estate cases, and experience with loan amounts from $30,000 up to $2,000,000. Mr. Meurer earned his B.S. degree from the University of Virginia and his M.A.S. degree from John Hopkins University.
GREGG H. MOSSON is the owner of Mosson Law LLC, where focuses on representing employees in claims of illegal discrimination, illegal retaliation, disability rights violations, wrongful terminations, and when seeking owed wages. He represents family members navigating the complexities of separation, divorce, custody, and alimony. He also represents people seeking disability benefits from Social Security. Mr. Mosson earned his B.A. degree from Portland State University and his J.D. degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Baltimore School of Law.
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