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Nina M. Parker

Attorney

Current Position

Attorney at Law
Parker & Associates
10 Converse Place
Suite 2
Winchester, MA 01890
USA

Tel: 781-729-0005
Fax: 781-729-0187
Email: ninap@ninaparker.com

Class: XXVII (2016)Circuit: First

Education

Washington University, B.A. (1977)
New England School of Law, J.D. (1981)

Affiliations

United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Massachusetts, Advisory Committe on Local Rules (2006 to present)
United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Massachusetts, Pro Bono Legal Services Advisory Committee (2012 to 2014)
United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Massachusetts, Bankruptcy Court Diversity Initiative Task Force (2011-present)
American Bankruptcy Institute, Board of Directors (2014 to present)
American Bankruptcy Institute, Consumer Committee Co-Chair (2012-2014)
American Bankruptcy Institute, Consumer Committee Membership Relations Chair (2010-2012)
American Bankruptcy Institute, Northeast Advisory Board (2006 to present)
American Bankruptcy Institute, Northeast Consumer and Litigation Skills Forum Co-Chair (2009-2010)
American Bankruptcy Institute, Northeast Consumer Forum Co-Chair (2006-2010)
American Bankruptcy Institute, Individual Chapter 11 Task Force (2014 to present)
American Bankruptcy Institute, Civility Task Force (2013-2015)
Boston Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section Co-Chair (2009 to 2011)
Boston Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section Consumer Committee Co-Chair (2005-2007)
Boston Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section Continuing Legal Education Committee Co-Chair (2007-2009)
Boston Bar Association, Member, Lawyer Referral Services Advisory Board (2011- 2014)
Boston Bar Association, Volunteer Lawyers Project - Volunteer and Mentor (2005 to present)
Boston Bar Association, BAPCPA Consumer Committee Chair (2007-2008)
Boston Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section Diversity Committee Co-Chair (2011-2013)
Boston Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section Diversity Committee Member (2011 to present)
Boston Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section Strategic Plan Advisory Board Co-Chair (2007 to 2009)
Dana Farber Cancer Institute/FPA of Massachusetts, Volunteer (2009- present)
Fellows of American Bar Foundation, Fellow (2014 to present)
American Board of Certification Consumer Bankruptcy Law, Consumer Bankruptcy Law (2002 to present)

Publications

Bankruptcy Issues to Consider When Drafting Estate Plans for Elderly Clients National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Massachusetts Chapter Surviving Individual Bankruptcies: Considerations between Chapter 13 and Chapter 11 American Bankruptcy Institute 2014 Speaker
Who Has Been Left "Hanging" by the Paragraph Inserted into Section 1325(a) American Bankruptcy Institute 2015 Speaker
The Ethical Duty of Investigation: Does it Reach into Social Media American Bankruptcy Institute, Northeast Consumer Forum 2014 Speaker
Bankruptcy then and now: the Changing Role of Women in the Bankruptcy Bar and Bench Boston Bar Association 2014 Speaker
Moderator, Webinar on The Complex Requirements and Ethical Duties of Representing Consumer Debtors American Bankruptcy Institute 2013 Speaker
Exploring the Role of Counsel in Dischargeability Complaints Boston Bar Association 2013 Speaker
Exploring the Role of Counsel in the Massachusetts Bankruptcy Court Standing Order 2013-02 Boston Bar Association 2013 Speaker
Bankruptcy - an Overview of Practice and Procedure Dana Farber Cancer Institute/FPA of Massachusetts 2013 Speaker
Recent Rule Changes Affecting Chapter 13 Practice American Bankruptcy Institute, Northeast Consumer Forum 2012 Speaker
New Amendments for Proofs of Claim under the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure American Bankruptcy Institute, Northeast Conference 2012 Speaker
Chapter 7 Pro Bono Lawyer Training Boston Bar Association 2012 Speaker
Bankruptcy - an Overview of Practice and Procedure Dana Farber Cancer Institute/FPA of Massachusetts 2012 Speaker
Consumer Panel on Chapter 13 Plan Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program 2012 Speaker
Amendments to Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure for Proofs of Claim Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program 2012 Speaker
Bankruptcy Law 2012 - Consumer Panel: Chapter 13 Plans Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program 2012 Speaker
Bankruptcy - an Overview of Practice and Procedure Dana Farber Cancer Institute/FPA of Massachusetts 2011 Speaker
Current Developments in Mortgage Modification - Is HAMP Working? American Bankruptcy Institute Northeast Winter Consumer Forum 2010 Speaker
Bankruptcy - an Overview of Practice and Procedure Dana Farber Cancer Institute/FPA of Massachusetts 2010 Speaker
Representing Individuals with High Income and High Debt American Bankruptcy Institute 2009 Speaker
High Income -- High Debt: Chapter 11 for the People American Bankruptcy Institute, Northeast Conference 2009 Speaker
Emerging Issues in Representing Debtors and Creditors Boston Bar Association 2009 Speaker
Walking the Tightrope: Legal Issues and Ethical Issues Boston Bar Association 2009 Speaker
Legal and Ethical Issues in Bankruptcy Law Boston Bar Association 2009 Moderator
Bankruptcy - an Overview of Practice and Procedure Dana Farber Cancer Institute/FPA of Massachusetts 2009 Speaker
Advising Businesses on Bankruptcy and Restructuring Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program 2009 Speaker
Keeping the Family Home and Avoiding Foreclosure Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program 2009 Speaker
Who, What, Why and When -- A Timeline of Considerations for Individual Chapter 11 Debtors Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program 2009 Speaker
The Borrower in Bankruptcy: The View from Debtor's Bar -- Strategies and Considerations Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program 2009 Speaker
Bankruptcy Fundamentals, Strategies and Considerations Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program 2009 Speaker
BAPCPA - Third Year Anniversary Consumer Bankruptcy - an Overview Boston Bar Association 2008 Speaker
Fighting Predatory Lending in the Trenches Boston Bar Association 2008 Speaker
Fighting Predatory Lending in the Trenches Boston Bar Association 2008 Program Chair
Third Anniversary BAPCPA Special Boston Bar Association 2008 Program Chair
Bankruptcy - an Overview of Practice and Procedure Dana Farber Cancer Institute/FPA of Massachusetts 2008 Speaker
How to Determine if Bankruptcy is an Option Winchester Counsel on Aging 2008 Speaker
Mistakes New Laywers Make Boston Bar Association 2007 Speaker
Selected Issues in Consumer Bankruptcy Law Boston Bar Association 2007 Speaker
The Automatic Stay: What is it and what does it cover? Flashner Judicial Institute 2007 Speaker
Bankruptcy Law Conference Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program 2007 Speaker
Advising Businesses on Bankruptcy and Restructuring: Timing a Bankruptcy Filing - Charting a Course - A Chapter 11 Timeline Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program 2007 Speaker
There is Room for Argument: Homestead Decisions from MA Bankruptcy Law Conference: Do's and Diary's from the Debtor's Counsel Perspective Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program 2007 Speaker
The New Challenges of Chapter 13 National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges 2007 Speaker
The New Bankruptcy Act: What We Know -- What We Don't? New England School of Law 2007 Speaker
Bankruptcy Reform Act - Hot Topics and Issues - Practicing Law after October 17th American Bankruptcy Institute Northeast Winter Consumer Forum 2006 Speaker
Filing Consumer Cases under the New Bankruptcy Code Boston Bar Association 2006 Speaker
Top 10 Things You Want to Know While Practicing Consumer Bankruptcy Law Under BAPCPA Boston Bar Association 2006 Speaker
Traps for the Unwary under BAPCPA Boston 2006 Speaker
Recent Developments in Chapter 13 and Consumer Issues Boston Bar Association 2006 Speaker
Defending Borrowers in the Foreclosure Process: The Tool of Bankruptcy Real Estate Bar Association 2006 Speaker
Means Test Does Not Mean Looking at the Median Income or at the IRS Standards Boston Bar Association 2005 Speaker
Select Provisions of BAPCPA Boston Bar Association 2005 Speaker
Pre-Filing Considerations Boston Bar Association 2005 Speaker
The New Bankruptcy Code Consumer Amendments Boston Bar Association 2005 Speaker
BAPCPA Survival Kit, Beyond Basic Training - Fighting Predatory Lending in the Trenches Boston Bar Association 2005 Speaker
Considerations for Debtors and Creditors, Chapter 13 - A Case Study Loman Education Seminars 2004 Speaker
Bankruptcy Law Conference: Bankruptcy Fundamentals Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program 2003 Speaker
Collections and Bankruptcy Strategies Massachusetts Bankers Association 2000 Speaker
Bankruptcy Law Conference: Bankruptcy Fundamentals Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program 1996 Speaker
Practical Considerations in Deciding between Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 for Individual Filers, Litigation Skills, Part II American Bankruptcy Institute Northeast Winter Consumer Forum 1995 Speaker
25 Years of Bankruptcy Bench Meets Bar Boston Bar Association 2015 Historian, Bankruptcy Bar Meets Bench Commemorative Committee

Awards

United States Bankruptcy Court District of Massachusetts, Eastern Division, 2015 Pro Bono Publico Award (2015)
The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, Certificate of Recognition (2014)
United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Massachusetts, Pro Bono Service (2013)
United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Massachusetts, Pro Bono Service (2014)
United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Massachusetts, Pro Bono Service (2015)
Best Lawyers in America (2012-2015)
Named New England Super Lawyer (2007-2015)
Named Massachusetts Super Lawyer (2007-2015)
Named Massachusetts Top 50 Women Lawyers (2012-2015)
Named Massachusetts Top 100 Lawyers (2012-2015)
Best Law Firms (2012-2015)
Super Lawyers (2007-2015)