Partner Christine Nicholas attends American College of Mortgage Attorneys 45th Annual Meeting.

October 11-13, 2018, Evans Keane partner Christine Nicholas, a Fellow in the American College of Mortgage Attorneys, attended ACMA’s 2018 annual meeting, which provided educational programs on blockchain application to real estate finance, retail loan workouts, retail bankruptcy, insurance requirements for pledged real estate, data security, and multi-state portfolio loans, as well as meetings of special-interest groups on topics such as capital markets and title insurance.

Christine is the ACMA State Chair in Idaho and in that capacity monitors developments in state law and judicial decisions relevant to real estate finance and authors the Idaho law overview in ACMA’s bi-annual “Mortgage Law Summary” publication.

ACMA is comprised of more than 450 lawyers in North America who are experts in mortgage law. ACMA Fellows share a commitment to giving back to their profession, improving and reforming laws and procedures affecting real estate secured transactions, and raising the level of professionalism of lawyers practicing in this area.  ACMA Fellows have distinguished themselves as practitioners in the field of real estate mortgage law through their skills and practice experience, bar association activities, lecturing, authoring articles and program materials, participation in the legislative process, and writing briefs and/or arguing cases that are significant to mortgage transactions.  Christine has been an ACMA Fellow since 2015.