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The King Bankrtuptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program., On-demand interactive bankruptcy paralegal training and instruction with testikng and Certificate of Completion.

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<p>YOUR LOGOOn-Demand Interactive Instruction with Testing and Certificate of Completion</p> <p>THE KING BANKRUPTCY ACADEMY Paralegal Training Programwww.AcademyParalegals.com</p> <p>Morgan KingPresident &amp; Dean, The King Bankruptcy Academy; Attorney and Educator</p> <p>Jeannie LynchDirector of Paralegal Studies, The King Bankruptcy Academy; Paralegal</p> <p>Bankruptcy Filings at Historic LevelsConsumer Bankruptcy Filings Continue to RiseNon-Business Cases Filed Chapter 7 Chapter 13 Total Filings 2007 399,456 273,625 673,081 2008 539,382 331,106 870,489</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p>2009 785,619 366,853 1,152,473</p> <p>2010 1,057,686 411,463 1,469,151</p> <p>http://www.uscourts.gov/Statistics/BankruptcyStatistics.aspx (12 month periods ending March 31 of each year)</p> <p>Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys Struggle to Meet Demand Established bankruptcy firms are wrestling with increased case load Record numbers of existing attorneys are expanding their practices to include consumer bankruptcy among their services offered More and more new attorneys are devoting their efforts exclusively to the field Never has there been a greater need for trained bankruptcy paralegals</p> <p>Page 2</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Trained Paralegals in DemandUS Dept of Labor, Bureau of Labor StatisticsJob Outlook Much faster-than-average employment growth. Despite rapid growth, competition for jobs is expected. Trained, experienced paralegals should have best employment opportunities. There will be a demand for paralegals who specialize in such areas as real estate, bankruptcy, medical malpractice and product liability.Paralegal Employment Employed 2008 Projected Employed 2018 Percentage Increase</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p>2008 263,800</p> <p>2018</p> <p>337,900 28%</p> <p>Salaries depend on education, training, experience, the type and size of employer and geographic location of the job.Paralegal Earnings Full Time Average Middle 50% Top 10% $36,080 From To $46,120 $59,310 $73,450</p> <p>http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos114.htm Page 3</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Meeting the Demand for Trained Paralegals</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p>Academy Paralegal Training Lays the Bankruptcy Paralegals FoundationBankruptcy law, practice and procedure taught by a respected, long-practicing attorney and experienced educator assisted by an experienced bankruptcy paralegal. Case Management tools and techniques for handling files from intake through filing and discharge.</p> <p>Understanding the forms, their purpose and the need for proper scheduling of data.</p> <p>Understanding the critial roles played by bankruptcy paralegals, their responsibilities, and ethics.</p> <p>Page 4</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Meeting the Demand for Trained ParalegalsCourse Overview</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p> A well rounded introductory course of study for the consumer bankruptcy paralegal, including: Legal Background of Bankruptcy Law and Procedure Nuts &amp; Bolts of Understanding and Preparing the Forms Managing the Case File Office Management and Technology Paralegal Responsibilities and Ethics 12-hours of interactive video instruction, make it convenient for the busy practicing paralegal, virtual bankruptcy assistant, or petition preparer Each class followed by an online test that must be satisfactorily passed in order to earn a Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Certificate of CompletionPage 5</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Meeting the Demand for Trained ParalegalsCourse Content Course Content Based on:</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p> Morgan Kings 40 years of practicing consumer law and writing and teaching on legal topics Morgan Kings 2009 treatise Fundamentals of Consumer Bankruptcy Law &amp; Practice Knowledge and experience of practicing Consumer Bankruptcy Paralegal, Jeannie Lynch</p> <p> Accompanying Materials: Course Outlines and Guidance Materials Checklists, Tools, Forms, and Links Other Miscellaneous Source MaterialsPage 6</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Course Outine Part OneLegal Concepts and Vocabulary</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p>1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8Page 7</p> <p>Basic Concepts Chapter 7 Initial Interview and Case Assessment Case Intake Attorneys Due Diligence The Median Income Test The Means Test and Presumption of Abuse The Disclosure Statements The Attorneys Pre-Filing Review</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Course Outine Part OneLegal Concepts and Vocabulary</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p>9 10 11 12 13 14</p> <p>Filing the Case The Automatic Stay The Postpetition Calendar The Meeting of Creditors The Financial Management Course Final Discharge in Chapter 7</p> <p>Page 8</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Course Outine Part TwoFile Management &amp; The Role of the Paralegal</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p>1 2 3 4 5</p> <p>The Role of the Paralegal Completing the Forms Utilizing Checklists The Paralegals Tools Post Petition Calendar</p> <p>Page 9</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Course Outine Part ThreeChapter 13 Concepts &amp; Handling</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p>1 2 3</p> <p>Legal Concepts in Chapter 13 Disposable Income &amp; The Chapter 13 Plan Chapter 13 File Management &amp; The Paralegal Role</p> <p>Page 10</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Course Outine Part FourOffice Management &amp; Technology</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p>1 2 3</p> <p>Forms Filing Systems Time &amp; Billing Systems Calendar Systems</p> <p>Page 11</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Course Outine Part FiveRights &amp; Responsibilities</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p>1 2 3</p> <p>Confidentiality Ethics Unauthorized Practice of Law</p> <p>Page 12</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Discretionary Exams Follow Each ClassTesting Mandatory to Earn Certificate of CompletionSample Test Questions</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p>Page 13</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Professional and RespectedThe King Bankrutpcy Academy is a Trusted Source</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p>Morgan King has been practicing law and writing and teaching on legal topics since 1971 and is a nationally recognized bankruptcy expert. He has authored practice desk books on Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 law and practice, attorneys' fees and ethics in consumer bankruptcy cases, and his book on discharging taxes is used by Federal District Courts and bankruptcy judges, IRS special procedures offices, bankruptcy trustees, bankruptcy lawyers and enrolled agents.</p> <p>Jeannie Lynch is a certified Senior Paralegal with over 30 years combined substantive experience in the areas of consumer bankruptcy, California family law, civil litigation and commercial real estate. She owns and operates Lynch Legal Support, a freelance paralegal service supporting consumer bankruptcy attorneys across the nation.</p> <p>Page 14</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Foundation &amp; Continuing EducationThe Keys to a Successful Paralegal CareerProper Foundation The professional bankruptcy paralegal has a proper legal foundation that includes the basics of bankruptcy law, practice and procedure on which to build further bankruptcy knowledge and skills The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program is designed to lay that foundation</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p>Continuing Education The professional paralegal supplements his or her foundation with an aggressive and ongoing continuing education agenda Consider the Bankruptcy Academys expanded 32-Hour certification course, topic specific short courses, and library materials Seek out other reliable sources of training and education</p> <p>Page 15</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Paralegal Training TuitionEnrollment FeesIndividual Enrollment $599.00 Individual Enrollment Includes access to video instruction and all materials</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p> $799.00 Law firm or Group Enrollment Law Firm-Group Entire office may be enrolled at one group rate Enrollment Includes access to video instruction and all materials $459.00 Academy Membership &amp; NSVBA Membership Enrollment Academy &amp; Preferred pricing for Academy and NSVBA Members NSVBA Members Includes access to video instruction and all materials</p> <p>CERTIFICATE OF The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Certificate of COMPLETION</p> <p>Completion Issued on Satisfactory Completion of Class Exams</p> <p>Page 16</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Other BenefitsDiscounts, Forums and Other Offerings</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p> 50% Discount on the purchase of Morgan Kings Fundamentals of Consumer Bankruptcy Law and Practice Monthly live teleconferences, both general and topic specific, to answer questions and discuss issues Internships may be available depending on opportunities in the students metro area of residence Graduate listing on The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegals website Future discounts and offerings as made available</p> <p>Page 17</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>Bankruptcy Paralegal SpecializationCertificate of Completion a Professional Step</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p> The successful Consumer Bankruptcy Paralegal or other support professional embraces the challenge presented by the field and enthusiastically absorbs all sources of education, skills, and expertise available.</p> <p> A Certificate of Completion from The King Bankruptcy Paralegal Training Program is a professional and respected step in the advancement of any bankruptcy paralegal career.</p> <p>Page 18</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p> <p>The King Bankruptcy Academy Paralegal Training Program</p> <p>YOUR LOGO</p> <p>Questions?Visit: www.AcademyParalegals.com Morgan King morgan@morganking.com Jeannie Lynch jeannie@lynchlegalsupport.com</p> <p>Page 19</p> <p>www.academyparalegals.com</p>