FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – January 15, 2020 – Partner Grace Robson served as a panelist for the American Bankruptcy Institute’s abiLIVE webinar series entitled “Pursuing and Proving Fraud When Individual Debtors Hide their Business Assets.” The webinar took place on January 14, 2020, and delved into what occurs when an individual debtor files bankruptcy and fails to properly disclose their assets. The discussion included methods of investigating and discovering hidden assets and the means by which a trustee can successfully recover the assets for a bankruptcy estate. The panel also addressed defenses that a debtor may raise, including exemptions, tenants by the entirety, or business assets transferred to trusts.
Robson is an expert in bankruptcy law and a Board-Certified Bankruptcy attorney with more than 20 years of experience representing corporate debtors, trade and institutional creditors, trustees, receivers, and creditors’ committees. She focuses her practice on corporate reorganization and bankruptcy, debtor-creditor relations, and litigation. Robson is involved in all facets of reorganization-related representations and is active in many organizations as a leader, speaker, and writer including the American Bar Association, the American Bankruptcy Institute, the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges, the Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida, among many others.
Markowitz Ringel Trusty + Hartog concentrates on the representation of businesses, institutions, fiduciaries, and individuals across several practice groups, which include Restructuring + Insolvency, Litigation + Dispute Resolution, Real Estate + Business, Probate + Guardianship, and Trusts + Estates. Dedication to clients and service to the community are the principles upon which Markowitz Ringel Trusty + Hartog was founded in 1980, and upon which it still operates today. For more information, please visit www.mrthlaw.com.