3/10/2010 to 3/11/2010 Berry F. Laws, III and
Jane Woll attended the Chase Foreclosure Attorney Summit in Dallas, TX.
2/23/2010 to 2/26/2010 Berry F. Laws, III and Jane Woll attended the MBA’s National
Servicing Conference & Expo in San Diego, CA. Mr. Laws spoke on
the Navigating Loss Mitigation Panel, which focused on how a servicer can avoid
loss mitigation litigation. The panel also focused on fraud and
misrepresentation claims, as well as breach of contract claims, as they relate
to loss mitigation practices.
1/5/2010 and 2/25/2010
Amy T. Ryan spoke at the 2010 Missouri Bar Annual
1/1/2010 MLLF announces a
MLL&F/MoKan employees give to Harvesters Community Food Network during 2009.
Berry F. Laws, III, attended the National Property Preservation Conference in Washington, DC..
11/11/2009 to 11/15/2009
Berry F. Laws, III, attended the 2009 USFN Member Retreat held in Key Largo, FL.
11/16/2009 to 11/17/2009
Berry F. Laws, III, attended the Annual Housing Wire Conference held in Austin, TX.
11/28/2009 to 12/1/2009
Berry F. Laws, III, attended the Annual Distressed Investing Conference in New York, NY.
Super Lawyer Awards
Berry Laws and Tom Fritzlen have been named 2009 Missouri and Kansas Super
Laws, III attended USFN's workshop, Understanding HAMP and Tenant
USFN Executive Servicer Summit
Berry F. Laws, III attended the USFN Executive Servicer Summit September 10-12 in Sonoma, CA.
LPS 9th Annual Default Real Estate Conference
Berry F. Laws, III and Amy Wilson attended LPS 9th Annual Default Real Estate Conference, August 20-22, 2009 in Denver, CO.
14th Annual Western States Loan Servicing Conference
Berry F. Laws, III attended the 14th Annual Western States Loan Servicing Conference in Las Vegas August 9-11, 2009. During the conference, Berry participated in the LPS Attorney Roundtable.
Honda Bankruptcy Training
Steve Leigh, Carrie Mermis and Jane Woll recently did an OnSite bankruptcy training session for Honda’s Bankruptcy Department at their Dallas, TX offices.
National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees 44th Annual Seminar
Steve Leigh, Carrie Mermis and Jane Woll attended the National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees 44th Annual Seminar July 1-4, 2009 in Boston, MA.
Fidelity National Title Group
Richard L. Martin, Steven M. Leigh, Robert D. Kroeker and Shawn Briner recently presented a seminar at the Jacksonville, Florida office of Fidelity National Title Group. The seminar focused on common title issues arising in the states of Missouri, Kansas and Illinois.
American Legal and Financial Network - Reverse Mortgages
Berry F. Laws, III and Jane Woll attended the AFN's 7th Annual Leadership Conference in Santa Ana Pueblo, NM July 21-24, 2009. During the conference, Berry was the Moderator for the Reverse Mortgage Panel.
Steve Leigh has accepted an invitation to be a member of the President’s Advisory Council for William Jewell College.
MoKan Title Company comes in at #43 and Martin, Leigh, Laws & Fritzlen comes in at #76.
USFN in Chicago
Berry F. Laws, III attended the USFN Legal Issues in Mortgage Servicing Seminar in Chicago on July 9 and 10, 2009.
Martin, Leigh, Laws & Fritzlen P.C. and MoKan Title Services, LLC. recently presented a check in the amount of $5,000 to Harvesters Community Food Network.
NBI Missouri Foreclosures and Workouts
Martin, Leigh, Laws & Fritzlen, P.C. has been selected to present two (2) continuing legal education seminars on behalf of National Business Institute regarding a variety of foreclosure-related issues.
Annual Real Estate Default Symposium
Berry F. Laws, III and Jane Woll attended the 3rd Annual Real Estate Default Symposium hosted by The Default Attorney Group in Dallas, TX on June 16, 2009. Mr. Laws spoke on Advanced Bankruptcy, as well as Hot Topics.
8th Annual Attorney Summit
Berry F. Laws III attended the 8th Annual Attorney Summit hosted by Lender Processing Services in Minneapolis June 10 to June 12....
Berry F. Laws III attended the USFN’s Loan Management & Servicing Seminar June 3-5, 2009 in New Orleans, LA.
Distressed Asset Roundtable & Exchange
Berry F. Laws, III attended the DS News Distressed Asset Roundtable & Exchange held in New York City on May 12 and 13, 2009.
St. Louis County Bar Association Trivia Night
The attorneys of the St. Louis office participated in the St. Louis County Bar Association Trivia Night on May 9, 2009.
Read about the foreclosed housing scam published in MortgageOrb.
MBA's Legal Issues and Regulatory Compliance Conference
Berry F. Laws, III attended Opal Financial's Real Estate Investor's Summit in Orlando, FL held on April 28 and 29, 2009.
LPS Attorney Summit
Berry F. Laws, III has been appointed to serve on the LPS Attorney Roundtable during their annual Attorney Summit to be held in June in Minneapolis, MN
Amy T. Ryan was a panelist at the 2009 Bankruptcy Association of Southern Illinois (BASIL) Bankruptcy Conference on April 23, 2009
2009 Texas MBA
Berry F. Laws, III and Jane Woll attended the Texas Mortgage Bankers Association’s 5th Annual Loan Servicing Conference on April 15 and 16 in Frisco, TX
Berry F. Laws, III attended the 2009 REOMAC Spring Conference held in Palm Desert, CA April 4-7
Missouri Court of Appeals affirmed an $87,000.00 judgment in favor of the firm’s client
Top Ten 2009
Martin, Leigh, Laws & Fritzlen, P.C. is proud to announce its selection, for the second year in a row, as one of Kansas City’s Top 10 Small Businesses of the Year
Berry F. Laws, III has been reappointed to the Advisory Board for Bank of America's Clarifier Channel
Hunter's Hope 09
Berry F. Laws, III attended Hunter’s Hope Foundation’s Annual Fundraising Ball in New York on March 22, 2009
Berry F. Laws, III attended the USFN Loan Servicing & Management Conference in Orlando, FL
Congratulations to Berry F. Laws, III for being elected as Chair of the AFN’s Legal Services Committee
Berry F. Laws, III and Jane Woll attended the MBA's National Mortgage Servicing Conference and Expo in Tampa, FL February 17-20, 2009
Jane Woll and Berry Laws attended a bowling night at Splitsville Lanes in Tampa during the MBA
Rocky Mountian Symposium
Berry F. Laws, III, Desarea Harrah and Jane Woll attended the Default Attorney Group’s Rocky Mountain Symposium
Global Entrepreneurship Week
The firm was represented by Tom Fritzlen, who was
invited to participate as a panel member
Berry F. Laws, III attended the 33rd Annual UTA
Conference November 16-18
Source Media Conference
Berry F. Laws, III attended Source Media's Mortgage
Berry F. Laws, III attended the MBA's 95th Annual
Convention and Expo
Berry F. Laws, III was recently named as Co-Chair with
William Leroy to the AFN's LSC Committee.
Berry F. Laws, III and Thomas J. Fritzlen recently
received top awards in Missouri and Kansas
Fall 2008 REOMAC
Berry F. Laws, III and Jane Woll attended the Fall
REOMAC Conference in Hollywood, FL
KCBJ Top 50, 20
Martin, Leigh, Laws & Fritzlen, P.C. is pleased to
announce that it has been ranked among the 50 Top Area Law
Berry F. Laws, III and Tracy Thayer attended the Bank of
America’s Clarifire Channel Summit in Clearwater, FL
Berry F. Laws, III attended the Grand Opening of the Law
School of the America’s in Panama City, Panama
Steven M. Leigh attended the EMC Mortgage Corporation’s Attorney Summit on September 23, 2008.
Steven M. Leigh and Mandi R. Hunter attended the Commercial Real Estate Finance Conference
5th Annual Five Star Conference
Berry F. Laws, III, Amy Wilson and Jane Woll attended the 5th Annual Five Star Default Servicing Conference and Expo September 17-20 in Dallas, TX
USFN Fall Seminar
Berry F. Laws, III attended the USFN Fall Conference in Scottsdale, AZ
Hilary H. Sommer and Mary G. Walsh recently attended the swearing in of St. Louis City’s newest circuit judge, Michael Mullen.
Reverse Mortgage Summit
Berry F. Laws, III attended the Reverse Mortgage Summit held in Houston, TX August 12-14
Berry F. Laws, III, Amy Wilson and Jane Woll attended the Western States Loan Servicing Conference held in Las Vegas August 10-12, 2008
Martin, Leigh, Laws & Fritzlen, PC Selected for Fannie Mae Retained Attorney Network
Thomas J. Fritzlen Jr. and Robert D. Kroeker are published in the July/August USFN e-Update
KC Business Journal
MLLF and MoKan growth highlighted in Kansas City Business Journal
Steve Leigh, Amy Ryan and Jane Woll attended the Annual NACTT (National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees) Seminar
FIS DRE Conference
Berry Laws III, Amy Wilson and Melanie Lutes attended the FIS Annual Default Real Estate Conference June 19-21, 2008 in Denver, Colorado
2008 DAG REDS
Berry F. Laws, III and Jane Woll attended the 2nd Annual Real Estate Default Symposium
Berry F. Laws III is featured in DS News' coverage of the 2nd Annual DAG Real Estate Default Symposium
Women to Watch
Beverly M. Weber was nominated by the AWL for the Central Exchange’s "Woman to Watch"
Associate Beverly Weber is published in June 2008 USFN E-Update
SRC 20th Anniversary
Tom Fritzlen and Carrie Mermis were guests of States Resources Corp. at its 20th Anniversary celebration June 1 in Omaha, Nebraska
USFN DSS & Tech Forum
Berry F. Laws, III attended the USFN 2008 National Default Servicing Seminar & Technology Forum in San Antonio, TX June 4-6
Bench & Bar Conference
Hilary H. Sommer recently attended the 29th annual Bench & Bar Conference
Partner Robert D. Kroeker wrote the winning motion for summary judgment
SPS Attorney Summit
Berry F. Laws, III attended the SPS Attorney Summit in Park City Utah May 19 and 20.
Amy T. Ryan, Senior Associate, is secretary of the Bankruptcy Practice Memorial Fund in St. Louis
Steven M. Leigh, Thomas J. Fritzlen, Jr., Richard L. Martin, Shawn T. Briner and 16 employees attended the Chamber of Commerce Top Ten Luncheon to announce the Small Business of the Year 2008
Spring 08 NARCA
Steven M. Leigh and Mandi R. Hunter attended the NARCA Spring Conference in Seattle Washington
MLL&F is featured in a billboard honoring Top Ten award winners
Berry F. Laws III attended the USFN Executive Servicer Summit May 1-4
Berry F. Laws, III attended the MBA Legal Issue Conference in Carlsbad, CA April 28-May 1
Amy T. Ryan, Senior Associate, attended Career Day at her high school alma mater on April 25, 2008
2nd Annual MSC
Berry F. Laws III attended the 2nd Annual Mortgage Serving Conference hosted by Source Media in Dallas April 17-18
Berry F. Laws III attended the Texas Mortgage Banker’s Association (TMBA) Loan Servicing conference in Frisco, Texas April 9-11
Hunter's Hope Fundraiser
Berry F. Laws III attended the Hunter’s Hope Annual Fundraiser in Buffalo New York April 4 to 6
Berry F. Laws III attended the Annual REOMAC Conference in Indian Wells, California
Judgment for Factor
Tom Fritzlen obtained a judgment from the Jackson County Circuit Court (Kansas City) in favor of our client
On Friday afternoon, April 4, all employees of the Firm and MoKan Title Services, gathered at the firm for a barbecue
The firm was honored April 1, 2008 at a reception and dinner sponsored by the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce
Higher Impact Annual Luncheon
Steven M. Leigh attended the Higher Impact Annual Luncheon, an organization to mentor the youth
Steven M. Leigh was appointed to the Board of Directors for Missouri Bank and Trust
Shawn T. Briner participated in a roundtable discussion hosted by Peter Benoist, Chairman and CEO of Enterprise Bank & Trust
Shawn T. Briner and Robert D. Kroeker successfully prosecuted a motion in the United States District Court
USFN Regional Conference
Berry F. Laws served on the Reverse Mortgage Panel, as well as the Litigation Trends Panel during this conference
Firm makes it to Top 10 Small Businesses in Kansas City
Legal League Summit
Berry F. Laws, III attended the Legal League Summit hosted by DS News in Dallas, TX
Amy Ryan and Beverly Weber (Senior Associates) attended the Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Seminar hosted by Trustee John V. LaBarge, Jr.
Martin, Leigh, Laws & Fritzlen, P.C. hosted a reception for the Inns of UMKC School of Law
New Orleans MBA
Berry F. Laws, III, Amy Wilson and Jane Woll recently attended the MBA's National Mortgage Servicing Conference
Berry F. Laws, III attended the American Conference Institute's 2nd National Subprime Lending Litigation and Regulatory Enforcement Conference
Congratulations to Berry F. Laws, III on his recent appointment to the Litigation Committee of REOMAC
Beverly Weber published in UTA
Berry F. Laws III attended the Reverse Mortgage Compliance Conference
Berry F. Laws, III and Jane Woll recently attended the CitiResidential Funding Attorney Summit
Shawn T. Briner has been named a partner in the firm
Berry F. Laws, III recently attended the 2nd Annual Mortgage Fraud & Risk Conference held at the Mandalay Bay December 10 and 11
Partner Profile: Robert D. Kroeker
2007 Super Lawyers
Berry F. Laws III named as 2007 Super Lawyer
Strategies for Success
Tom Fritzlen attended the Ninth Annual “Strategies for Success in Construction Lending” seminar
Berry F. Laws, III recently attended the DAG Symposium on behalf of the firm in Buffalo, NY.
Berry F. Laws III and Jane Woll recently attended the Texas MBA in Dallas.
Fall 2007 NARCA
Steve Leigh, Mandi Hunter and Jane Woll recently attended the Fall NARCA in Atlanta, GA.
Laws III appointed to Clarifire Advisory Committee
Open House 2007
Martin, Leigh, Laws & Fritzlen, PC and MoKan Title Services hosted an Open House, Thursday, October 18th at their downtown offices
Fall 2007 REOMAC
Jane Woll and Berry F. Laws III attended the Fall REOMAC in Hollywood, Florida, Oct. 10-12
Best of Bar 2007
Berry F. Laws III chosen by Kansas City Business Journal as 'Best of Bar'
USFN Fall Seminar
Berry F. Laws III served as a panelist in a forum discussion on mortgage fraud.
MLL&F and MoKan Title Services attended the 4th Annual FiveStar Default Servicing Conference & Expo in Dallas Texas
Beverly Weber obtains summary judgment in lien avoidance action
Martin, Leigh, Laws & Fritzlen, PC is pleased to announce its St. Louis office has relocated
AFN congratulates members receiving awards
Thomas J. Fritzlen Jr. successfully reached a settlement in ATV rollover case.
Laws for Paws
A volunteer group called Laws for Paws to rescue any animals left behind by its owners.
In June the Default Attorney Group hosted a Real Estate Default Symposium
ML&L Foreclosure Services named among 100 fastest growing companies.
Berry F. Laws III is featured by Fortune magazine.
Richard 'Dick' Martin was named Presiding Cheiftain of the Tribe of Mic-O-Say.
MLL&F holds a bake sale to benefit 2007 charity
Berry Laws, Amy Wilson and Jane Woll meet with clients
Tom Fritzlen and Shawn Briner meet with The Cadle Company
The MLL&F/MoKan Softball season is underway
MLL&F announces addition of new KC associate
Steve Leigh and Jane Woll represented the firm
IL Mechanics Lien
Shawn T. Briner authors an article for Construction Lending News.
Attended REOMAC conference in Indian Wells, CA.
Berry F. Laws III interviewed by Paul Wenske of KansasCity.com.
Firm recovers over $1M for client over death of infant.
MLL&F employees enjoy a team building exercise.
Martin, Leigh, Laws & Fritzlen Appoints Director of Default Operations
Berry F. Laws III speaks on mortgage fraud in Mexico City.
Missouri Court of Appeals affirms judgment.
MLL&F announces addition of new attorneys.
MLL&F and MoKan Title adopt Friendship House/Catherine's Place as 2007 charity.
Berry F. Laws III and Alan Such visit Chaing Mai, Thailand.
Press release announcing full implementation.
Sky Radio Interview
Berry Laws is interviewed by SkyRadio.
Berry Laws attends inauguration of Wyoming Governor David D. Freudenthal
MLL&F has IT
MLL&F announces addition of IT department.
MLL&F insitutes an employee wellness program.
Berry F. Laws III is featured attorney.
KC Business Journal
Article on office expansion.
DS News article on office expansion.
MLL&F Attorneys named as Super Lawyers.
MLL&F is accepted into USFN.