Approved for 1.0 hour of CLE credit in Kansas.
Nuts & Bolts for the Casual
This presentation will discuss basic bankruptcy
concepts that every lawyer who is handling a bankruptcy matter should know,
including the various bankruptcy chapters and key players, property of the
estate and exemption issues, types of claims and priorities, common pitfalls,
and what to do when a bankruptcy is filed.
Johnson, Spencer Fane
Britt & Browne LLP, KCMO
Eric Johnson is a partner at Spencer
Fane Britt & Browne LLP in Kansas City. His practice involves
representation of trustees, creditors, debtors, and other interested parties in
insolvency related matters. Eric
received his bachelor's degree in political science, with highest honors, from
the University of Northern Iowa. Eric earned his law degree, with distinction,
from the University of Iowa College of Law. In addition to being a frequent
speaker, Eric is an active member in the American Bankruptcy Institute, the
Kansas City Bankruptcy Bar Association, and the Missouri Bar Commercial Law
Committee. Eric also currently sits on the Bench Bar Committee for the United
States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Kansas. Eric is licensed to practice law in Kansas
and Missouri, the federal district courts in Kansas, Colorado, Nebraska, and
the Western and Eastern Districts of Missouri, as well as the Eighth and Tenth
Circuit Courts of Appeals.