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Pensacola Grand Hotel

Seminar Room Rate: a room with 2 queen beds for $129 per night and a single king room for $139 per night (plus taxes/charges)

Self-Parking Available

Hotel reservations can be made separately by calling the Pensacola Grand Hotel and providing the Group Code provided below: 

Pensacola Grand Hotel


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Refer to group code:  NDFB

The group rate expires on August 23, 2019.


A golf outing will take place on Thursday afternoon, September 12 at 12:00 p.m. (Central Time). Please contact Logan Sliva for more information at no later than September 2, 2019 to submit your reservation for the golf outing.

The Annual Cocktail Reception will be Thursday night, September 12th, at 5:30 p.m. at Jo's As Always at Duh (501 N 9th Ave, Pensacola, FL 32501). The board will host dinner for the Judges and speakers at Jackson's Steakhouse at 7:30 pm.  



If you or your firm would like to sponsor the seminar or provide office supplies for the seminar, please contact Kevin Forsthoefel, or (850) 425-5323


BRONZE - $150               SILVER - $300               GOLD - $500                PLATINUM - $750

Additional sponsorship opportunities are available on the Seminar Sponsorship Form and can be further discussed by contacting Kevin Forsthoefel.



  • 7:45 am Continental Breakfast and Late Registration


  • 8:30 am Welcome and Introduction

       Natasha Revell – Zalkin Revell, PLLC

       President of NDFLBBA


  • 8:45 am Case Law Update

       Robert Powell – Clark Partington

       Jeff Childers – Childers Law, LLC

       Sarah Walton – Philip A. Bates, P.A.


  • 9:30 am Officer and Director Liability and Litigation in Bankruptcy

      Brett Amron – Bast Amron LLP


  • 10:15 am Coffee Break


  • 10:30 am Student Loan Crisis, Pending Legislation, and Practice Guide for Handling

       Lewis Roberts – Lewis Roberts, PA


  • 11:30 am Forgery and Questioned Document Analysis in Bankruptcy Cases

        Steven Drexler – Drexler Document Laboratory, LLC

        Ken Revell – Zalkin Revell, PLLC

  • 12:15 pm Lunch and Annual Membership Meeting

        Natasha Revell


  • 1:15 pm Executory? Dischargeable? Navigating HOA and Timeshare

       Claims in Bankruptcy

         Jodi Dubose – Stichter, Riedel, Blain & Postler, P.A.

         B. Michael Bachman – Stichter, Riedel, Blain & Postler, P.A.


  • 2:00 pm View from the Bench

       Hon. Karen K. Specie

       Hon. Henry A. Callaway

       Hon. Jerry C. Oldshue


  • 3:00 pm Coffee Break


  • 3:15 pm Exemptions Update

        Mary W. Colón – Smith, Thompson, Shaw, Minacci, Colon & Power, PA


  • 3:45 pm US Trustee’s Office Update

       Charles F. Edwards/Jason Egan – Office of the United States Trustee


  • 4:05 pm Bankruptcy Clerk’s Office Update

       Tammi Boswell – Director of Court Operations, US Bankruptcy Court,

        Northern District of Florida


  • 4:30 pm Closing Remarks

       Natasha Revell

Can't attend this year's seminar? You can still maintain your active membership by paying dues HERE.


2019 Annual Seminar
Sep 13, 2019, 8:30 AM CDT
The Pensacola Grand Hotel