Meet the Honorable John D.W. Beamer along with his judicial assistant, Lisa Trelstad. An informal discussion via Zoom of Judge Beamer’s background and his policies, expectations, likes, dislikes, etc. for his courtroom. Also meet Judge Beamer’s judicial assistant and discuss her procedural preferences.
Recent changes to bankruptcy practice and procedures in the Middle District of Florida in the wake of COVID-19. The discussion will review new Administrative Orders, tips on telephonic hearings and 341 meetings, the impact of the CARES Act on Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy practice, and ways to effectively maintain your bankruptcy practice while working remotely.
The overall presentation will include a discussion of technical strategies to mitigate risk, best practice considerations and technical responses to breach issues, reasonable security for the law firm, as well as ethical and Bar considerations while working at home.