Orlando, Fla., Feb. 17, 2016 – Burr & Forman LLP announces that Orlando-based partner Denise Dell-Powell led a panel at the Information Management Network’s (IMN) 6th Annual Bank & Financial Institutions Special Assets Forum held at the Ritz Carlton in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. from February 4 to February 5. Tampa-based partner Ronald Cohn also participated as a panelist. The conference covered the latest on credit, loan review and workouts for assets such as agricultural loans, Commercial & Industrial and equipment lending, as well as real estate.
Dell-Powell moderated a panel on a variety of topics, including deeds payable outstanding (DPO), deeds-in-lieu, foreclosures and sales to borrowers. Cohn was among the panelists who discussed litigation and defense lessons learned. In addition to Dell-Powell and Cohn’s involvement, Burr & Forman was a “Silver” level sponsor of the event.
At Burr & Forman, Dell-Powell focuses her practice on creditors’ rights and bankruptcy law. She has more than 22 years of experience assisting local and national clients with litigation matters involving bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, distressed property, dealer distribution and inventory finance litigation, including CMBS foreclosures and workouts.
Cohn concentrates his practice on banking, creditors’ rights and bankruptcy, commercial litigation, appeals and real estate. He counsels clients on commercial landlord/tenant law on behalf of the landlords, commercial foreclosure actions, bankruptcy on behalf of the creditors and business asset recovery.
Information Management Network (IMN) is a global organizer of institutional finance and investment conferences. The Annual Bank & Financial Institutions Special Assets Forum continues to be the only place where special assets, credit, loan review, risk management, special servicers, REO, and C-level executives can meet to discuss the latest credit and workout issues.
Burr & Forman’s experienced legal team serves clients with local, national, and international legal needs. With particular industry strengths in the financial institutions, health care and manufacturing sectors, the firm’s attorneys draw from a diverse range of backgrounds and experience to serve as trusted business advisors and legal counsel to help clients achieve their goals. Burr & Forman is a Southeast, regional firm with nearly 300 attorneys and 10 offices in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, and Tennessee. For more information, visit the firm’s website at www.burr.com.