Fundamentals of Student Loan Law

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Rebroadcasting June 28th, 2017

10:00-12:15pm PST / 11:00-1:15pm MST / 12:00-2:15pm CST / 1:00-3:15pm EST

This course was recorded on October 19, 2016

According to the Department of Education, more than one trillion dollars is owed by student borrowers and nearly seven million borrowers are in default. This course will explain the differences in federal and private student loans, provide winning strategies for defending private student loan lawsuits, discuss the standards for obtaining bankruptcy discharge of student loans, and cover other crucial information necessary to represent student loan borrowers.



  • N. James Turner
    N. James Turner is a Consumer Rights and Workers’ Rights attorney with an office in Orlando, Florida. His practice is limited primarily to consumer finance and compensation matters. Mr. Turner received his B.S. degree from Bentley College, Waltham, Massachusetts, with highest honors, his Juris Doctor, cum laude, and Masters of Laws from the University of Miami School of Law. He is a founding member of the Florida Chapter of the National Employment Lawyers Association and a member of the Labor & Employment Law Section of the Florida Bar. Rated AV (highest rating) by Martindale - Hubbell, Mr. Turner is a frequent author and lecturer in the fields of employment law and civil procedure. His YouTube Channel contains videos on topics such as student loans, debt harassment and overtime. Defense of Student loan lawsuits has become a major part of his practice and in 2015 through 2016 has had over $300,000 private student loan lawsuits dismissed.

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    1. Student Loans
    2. Consequences of Default
    3. Administrative Charges
    4. Fixing Default
    5. Repayment Options
    6. Loan Forgiveness
    7. Fighting and Winning Private Student Loan Lawsuits
    8. Discharging Student Loans in Bankruptcy

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