Corporate and Commercial Law Program

Tenth Circuit Conference on Bankruptcy

Tenth Circuit Conference on Bankruptcy

Thursday, November 21, 2013

University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Room 165
2255 E. Evans Ave.
Denver, CO 80208


The American College of Bankruptcy welcomes you to the Tenth Circuit Conference on Bankruptcy to be held on the campus of the University of Denver. Please join us for a discussion of academic research, its practical application and bankruptcy policy issues.

This program is designed for lawyers, the business community, bankruptcy professionals, students and academics.

Program Schedule:

12:50 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Welcome: Judge Elizabeth E. Brown and Annette W. Jarvis

1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. 
Access to Justice Meets The Unauthorized Practice of Law: Petition Preparers, Unbundling of Services and Other Ethical Conundrums
Moderator: Judge Elizabeth E. Brown, Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Colorado 
Panel Members: 
Professor Michael D. Sousa, University of Denver Sturm College of Law 
Stephen Berken, Law Offices of Stephen Berken
Judge Sidney B. Brooks, Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Colorado

2:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
The Use and Treatment of Secured Debt in Restructurings and Bankruptcy: Too Much, Too Little or Just Right
Moderator: Annette W. Jarvis, Dorsey & Whitney LLP 
Panel Members: 
Professor Mark Jenkins, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
Nancy Buchanan, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Christopher T. Lenhart, U.S. Bank National Association
Christian Onsager, Onsager, Staelin & Guyerson, LLC
Judge A. Bruce Campbell, Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Colorado

4:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Reception in the John E. Moye Faculty Library (Room 412)

Sponsored by the Corporate & Commercial Law Program at Denver Law and Dorsey & Whitney LLP. Cost of attendance is $35.00 per person. Students, academics and judges are free. 3.0 hours of CLE credit is pending, with 1.5 hours of Ethics credit requested. All proceeds from the Conference will be donated to the American College of Bankruptcy Foundation. Complimentary parking will be available in Lot L.

The University of Denver Sturm College of Law is committed to providing facilities that are accessible to persons with and without disabilities. We encourage persons with disabilities to contact Stefanie Carroll at 303.871.6076 or for further information.

Sturm College of Law
University of Denver
2255 E. Evans Avenue
Denver, CO 80208