Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Basics

View the training via WEBCAST (taped May 30, 2014) on your device at a place and time convenient to you. You will be emailed access instructions within 1 business day.

This training is recommended for attorneys who are eligible to practice in Maryland who are interested in assisting consumers facing Chapter 13 bankruptcy.  Volunteer attorneys are welcome to view part 1 of this 2-part training (originally entitled "Bankruptcy & Foreclosure in Maryland"; Part 2 video is unavailable). Participating attorneys must agree to either accept one pro bono chapter 13 bankruptcy case and/or provide brief legal advice in a clinic setting within 1 year of registering.

Chapter 13 Basics covers filing the case, plan confirmation & 314 meeting, property of the estate,  exemptions, plan modifications, claims and objection to claims.

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If you have registered for the Basic Foreclosure training before but would like to view it again, contact to request access.