You and the Law – Navigating Bankruptcy & Evictions During the COVID-19 Pandemic
November 4, 2021
Roanoke Higher Education Center
David Biedler, Esq.
Trustee, Roanoke Law Foundation
Lori Thompson, Esq.
Session 1 – Bankruptcy
This session will provide an overview of how bankruptcy courts operate and key rules and procedures that govern how bankruptcy cases are conducted. Attendees will gain a better understanding of the fundamental differences between Chapters 7, 11 and 13, and the role of attorneys and trustees in bankruptcy proceedings.
The Honorable Paul Black and Andrew Goldstein, Esq., Bankruptcy Trustee.
Session 2 – Landlord – Tenant Law
This session will focus on basic landlord-tenant law related to residential evictions in Virginia, including recent changes of state and federal law affecting evictions. This session will finish with an overview of Virginia’s Rent
Grimes Creasy, Esq. and David Biedler, Esq.