NYSBA Member: $175
Purchases & Sales of Homes
Whether new to the practice area or an experience real estate practitioner in need of a refresher, this program will provide a comprehensive step-by-step guide and practical tips for attorneys handling all aspects related to the purchase or sale of a home. Learn how to handle pre-contract matters including dealing with brokers and property inspection, clause-by-clause review of contract drafting and negotiation including mortgage contingency clause issues, mortgage financing, title and survey examination and insurance, pulling it all together at the closing table, and ethical issues related to the sale of homes.
Who Should Attend
New and experienced real property law and general practitioners.
Sponsored by the Real Property Law Section and the Committee on Continuing Legal Education.
Live CLE Program
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 | Syracuse
Friday, June 14, 2019 | Rochester
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 | Buffalo
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 | Albany
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 | Westchester
Thursday, June 20, 2019 | Melville
Friday, June 21, 2019 | NYC
7.0 MCLE Credits: 3.5 Areas of Professional Practice; 2.5 Skills; 1.0 Ethics
NYSBA Member: $175 | Non-Member: $275
Co-Sponsoring Section Member: $150
Timed Program Agenda available HERE
- Pre-Contract Considerations
- Contract Drafting and Negotiation
- Mortgage Financing
- Title Examination and Disposition of Objections
- Survey Examination
- Ethics and Professionalism
- Preparing for Closing; Closing; Post-Closing Matters
Scott A. Sydelnik, Esq., Davidson Fink LLP, Rochester
Ariel Weinstock, Esq., Katsky Korins LLP, NYC
Daniel Kessler, Esq., Katsky Korins LLP, NYC I Chair
Scott Claman, Esq., Giddins Claman LLP, NYC
James H. Lee, Esq., Madison Title Agency, Lakewood, NJ
Jerry Leibner, Esq., Seaport Abstract, a Division of LandStar Title Agency Inc., Freeport
William T. McCaffery, Esq., L’Abbate, Balkan, Colavita & Contini, LLP, Garden City
Mindy H. Stern, Esq., Schwartz Sladkus Reich Greenberg & Atlas LLP, NYC
Newly Admitted Attorneys: To receive skills credit, newly admitted attorneys must take accredited transitional CLE courses in traditional live classroom settings that have been approved by the CLE Board for use by newly admitted attorneys. For more information about the CLE Rules, please go to www.nycourts.gov/Attorneys/CLE.
Out of State Accreditation: This program has also been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board and the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the State of New Jersey. If you require MCLE credit in other states, we can provide you a Uniform MCLE Form.
Partial Credit for Program Segments Not Allowed: Under the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board Regulations and Guidelines, attendees at CLE programs cannot get MCLE credit for a program segment (typically, a lecture or panel, of which there are usually several in a program) unless they are present for the entire segment. Those who arrive late, depart early, or are absent for any portion of the segment WILL NOT receive credit for that program segment.
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