Kansas City Associate Jonathon Nicol will present three times at the Missouri Bar’s Annual Bankruptcy Practice Institute in the month of March. The full-day seminar will be held a total of four times in March, moving from Columbia to St. Louis to Kansas City and ending with Springfield, Mo.

Requested by Judge Brian T. Fenimore, chief judge of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Missouri, Nicol will present on Stay Violations & Discharge Injunctions – Post Taggart.

Topics covered by the panel will include case law update and current developments, new bankruptcy legislation, advocacy skills, Chapter 13 issues and the #MeToo movement.

At Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner, Nicol’s practice focuses on consumer financial services litigation. He has experience representing financial institutions in complex business litigation matters both locally and nationally before state and federal trial and appellate courts. He has defended financial institutions in a variety of cases, including matters alleging violations of the Truth in Lending Act (TILA), Fair Credit Reporting Act (FRCA), Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA), Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), as well as state unfair and deceptive acts or practices statutes and other consumer lending statutes and regulations, such as those promulgated by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).

Program registration and further information is available from the Missouri Bar’s website

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