Real Property Foreclosure '12

Recorded November 2, 2012


    M. Todd Westfall, Program Chair, Howick, Westfall, McBryan & Kaplan, LLP, Atlanta

Introduction And Program Overview

M. Todd Westfall

Real Property Law Section Update

Jeffrey H. Schneider, Chair Elect, Real Property Law Section, State Bar of Georgia; Weissman, Nowack, Curry & Wilco P.C., Atlanta

Non-Judicial Foreclosure from Beginning to End

Melody R. Jones, McCalla Raymer, LLC, Atlanta

Judicial Update

Lynn M. Wilson, Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP, Atlanta

Creditor Representation—Issues, Strategies, Litigation Solutions and ethical concerns

Amy Edgy Ferber, Jones Day, Atlanta

Borrower Representation—Defense, Litigation Solutions and ethical concerns

Stephanie A. Everett, Bloom Sugarman Everett, LLP, Atlanta

Confirmation Actions, strategies, defenses and Recent Trends

Dylan W. Howard, Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, P.C., Atlanta

Bankruptcy update

Louis G. McBryan, Howick, Westfall, McBryan & Kaplan, LLP, Atlanta

Cash for Keys and Other fdic, fannie mae and freddie mac sponsored Initiatives

Cleve Gaddis, Gaddis Real Estate Partners at RE/MAX Center

Personal Property Foreclosures from A to Z

Bappa Basu, Howick, Westfall, McBryan & Kaplan, LLP, Atlanta

Post-Sale Dispossessory Issues And Other Concerns Under The Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act

James G. Merritt, Jr., James Bates Brannan Groover LLP, Atlanta

Perfecting the Release Clause in Loan Settlement Documents—A Litigation Perspective

Dustin Marlowe, Orr Brown Johnson, LLP, Athens

Current E&O Issues for Foreclosure Practitioners and review of relevant litigation cases

Shannon M. Sprinkle, Carlock, Copeland & Stair, LLP, Atlanta

Property Insurance Issues and Casualty Claims and Settlements

Mark T. Dietrichs, Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers, LLP, Atlanta

Residential and Commercial Environmental Issues (Lead, Mold and Phase One reports)

Theodore H. Sandler, The Sandler Law Group, LLC, Atlanta

Professionalism: A Panel Discussion


  • Kory S. Pryor, Howick, Westfall, McBryan & Kaplan, LLP, Atlanta


  • John Mangham, EpiCity Real Estate Services, Atlanta
  • Fred S. Beloin, Beloin, Brown & Blum, LLP, Atlanta

  • Gary S. Freed, Thompson Hine, LLP, Atlanta

  • Jeremy D. Cohen, Hartman Simons & Wood LLP, Atlanta