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MONDAY, MAY 1, 2023

12:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Registration & Hospitality Desk Open

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Comprehensive Servicer Certification

Receive certification and gain a better understanding of the full servicing process, from beginning to end, so that you are equipped to fulfill your role. During this in-person class, top attorneys will provide insights into the most important aspects of servicing and other relevant industry skills, including:

  • Bankruptcy 101
  • Advanced Bankruptcy
  • Foreclosure 101
  • Judicial v. Non-Judicial
  • Boarding/Independent Verification
  • How to Be a Witness
  • How to Sign Documents
  • Documenting a Servicing File

After this certification, you will be more valuable to your clients and peers, as well as more confident in your work.

Separate registration is required to participate in the class. Please click here to sign up. 

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Welcome Reception

TUESDAY, MAY 2, 2023

7:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Registration & Hospitality Desk Open

8:00 AM - 8:45 AM


8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

Welcome Remarks

Legal League Advisory Council Chair, Stephen Hladik, kicks off the Spring Servicer Summit and shares an overview of the day.

Stephen Hladik
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Opening Keynote

Stanley Middleman
10:00 AM - 10:55 AM

Attorney Oversight and Compliance—Current and Future Issues in Law Firm Compliance

During this panel, our distinguished speakers will discuss the future of on-site audits, IT, and information security issues facing firms and the industry, as well as management of firms’ third-party vendors.

Ryan Bourgeois Michael Merritt Melissa Black Mark Atencio Tony Van Ness
10:55 AM - 11:15 AM

Networking Break

11:15 AM - 12:10 PM

A Kaleidoscope of Foreclosure Perspectives  

Insights into the challenges and solutions of today’s foreclosure environment are vital for our daily work and success. This discussion is designed to bring you experienced perspectives on HAF funds, loss mitigation, foreclosure delays, and e-notes/e-mortgages.

Caren Castle Roy Diaz Elizabeth DeSilva Deloise Browne-Milner Toniqua Green
12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch & Networking

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Fireside Chat 


Stephen Hladik Tony Van Ness Erica Johnson-Seck
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Networking Break

2:15 PM - 3:10 PM

Costly Servicer Pitfalls in the Bankruptcy Arena

Join this lively discussion on the lengthy list of rules and recent litigation surrounding rule (3002.1).

Brooke E. Sanchez Graham Arceneaux Alicia Byrd Michael Daniels Traci Luckhaupt Brian McGarry
3:15 PM - 4:10 PM

Market Update: Inflation, Recession, or What?

Get the latest updates on the current state of the market as we continue into the second quarter of 2023, and hear expert predictions on whether foreclosures will rise, if loss mitigation will provide meaningful options, and whether third-party sales will continue to reach record rates.

Jane Bond Daren Blomquist Neil Sherman Nolan Turner Rick Sharga Dean Meyer
4:10 PM - 4:15 PM

Closing Remarks 

Stephen Hladik recaps the Summit and shares insight on what's next to come for Legal League.

Stephen Hladik
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Texas Rangers Game Mixer

After the Summit, join us at a Texas Rangers game and enjoy a night at the ballpark with your fellow colleagues in a VIP Suite featuring food, drinks and top-notch networking. Watch the game from the perfect balcony view as the Ranger take on the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Transportation from the hotel to and from Globe Life Field will be provided to all Summit attendees. Game ticket is included in your registration to the Summit. 

Bus Departs Hotel: 5:00 p.m.
Rangers Game: 7:05 p.m.
Bus Departs Globe Life Field: 10:00 p.m.