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
Relief Program.
Grimes Creasy, Esq. and David Biedler, Esq.

You and the Law Materials 2021

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