Federal student loan programs are overly complex, making it a challenge for attorneys and advocates to provide meaningful assistance to borrowers. This is made even more difficult when the programs have undergone changes or updates following legislation or litigation. This webinar will bring you up to speed on where things stand with some of the most popular and critical federal student loan programs.
What You Will Learn
- How to navigate the federal student loan system
- How to take advantage of critical programs like Public Service Loan Forgiveness, Borrower Defense to Repayment, and Disability Discharges
- How to issue spot student loan cases
Adam S. Minsky practices in Massachusetts and New York and is one of the nation’s leading experts in student loan law. He remains one of the only attorneys in the country with a practice devoted entirely to helping student loan borrowers. Attorney Minsky provides counsel, legal assistance, and direct advocacy for borrowers on a variety of student loan-related matters, including repayment management, default resolution, and servicing troubleshooting. He has published three handbooks including The Student Loan Handbook for Law Students and Attorneys, published by the American Bar Association. Attorney Minsky is also a contributing author to the National Consumer Law Center’s manual, Student Loan Law. Attorney Minsky received his undergraduate degree, with honors, in Philosophy and Political Science from Boston University and his law degree from Northeastern University School of Law.