Legal League 100 Servicer Summit

Empowering Excellence

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 | 7:30AM – 3PM


Now in its tenth year, the semi-annual Legal League 100 Servicer Summit features unique, open-forum discussions and first-class networking opportunities designed to position you to lead the industry forward. An integral part of the 2017 Five Star Conference & Expo, this day-long gathering of industry professionals lays the course for active, collaborative discussions with law firm- and associate-members of the Legal League 100, and experts from the lending and servicing communities.



7:30 – 8:00 a.m

Registration & Breakfast

8:00 – 8:05 a.m.

Opening Remarks

8:05 – 9:00 a.m.

State of the Industry Update

Get the latest outlook on the direction of the industry and what to expect in the year to come.

9:00 – 9:10 a.m.

Networking Break

INDUSTRY ROUNDTABLES (Concurrent Sessions)

9:10 – 10:00 a.m.

Regulatory Outlook

From changes in the mortgage servicing rules to developments at HUD, the uncertainty in Washington D.C. has a direct effect on financial services legal practice. What’s next on the horizon?

9:10 – 10:00 a.m.

Foreclosure & Bankruptcy Best Practices

What are the latest developments in the practice of foreclosure and bankruptcy law? What should your firm be doing to ensure best practices?

10:00 – 10:10 a.m.

Networking Break

10:10 – 11:00 a.m.

Adapt or Die: Navigating Business Developments

The industry is changing. But law firms that are able to adapt are poised for growth. Discuss the best strategies for ensuring that your firm is positioned for success.

10:10 – 11:00 a.m.

Developing Proactive Compliance Practices

Integrating and demonstrating compliance best practices is key to developing servicer relationships. What should your firm be doing to stay ahead of the regulatory requirements?

11:00 – 11:10 a.m.

Networking Break

11:10 – Noon

Latest Litigation Trends

Discuss the latest litigation developments from across the country. What trends are emerging?

11:10 – Noon

Above Reproach: Ethics Concerns in Financial Services Practice

Ethics must be at top of mind for all legal practitioners. What are the policies and procedures that your firm should put in place to safeguard against ethical breaches?


Noon – 1:15 p.m.

Lunch Service & Keynote

1:15 – 2:00 p.m.

Cultivating Partnerships: Setting Your Firm Apart in a Competitive Landscape

How do you stand out in a crowded market? Hear from mortgage servicing executives about what they look for in choosing a law firm.

2:00 – 2:45 p.m.

Vetting the Vendors: How to Choose the Perfect Partner For Your Business

The right partners can make the difference between success and failure. How should you be evaluating your vendors and what is in development to ensure better business practices?

2:45 – 3:30 p.m.

Acing the Audit: Meeting Client Expectations

Audits are a reality of doing business. But preparation promotes success. Hear from our panel of servicing experts on putting procedures in place that position you to meet and exceed client expectations.