Adam S. Minsky is licensed in Massachusetts, New York, and Vermont and is one of the nation’s leading authorities in student loan law. He remains one of the only attorneys in the country with a practice devoted entirely to helping student loan borrowers and their families.
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Attorney Adam S. Minsky is a leading authority on student loan law who has built a successful practice focused entirely on helping student loan borrowers and their families. He will provide a detailed overview of the complex student loan system and programs that may be available to borrowers to better manage their student debt, so that practitioners will be better prepared to help clients who are struggling with student loan issues.
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Date: October 17, 2022
Adam S. Minsky | Law Office of Adam S. Minsky
Adam S. Minsky is licensed in Massachusetts, New York, and Vermont and is one of the nation’s leading authorities in student loan law. He remains one of the only attorneys in the country with a practice devoted entirely to helping student loan borrowers and their families. Attorney Minsky provides counsel, legal assistance, and direct advocacy for borrowers on a variety of student loan-related matters. He has been interviewed by major national media outlets including The New York Times, NPR, The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, and The Wall Street Journal, and has been named a Massachusetts Super Lawyer “Rising Star” multiple times since 2015.
Attorney Minsky regularly speaks to students, graduates, and advocates about the latest developments in higher education financing, and he maintains a nationally recognized student loan blog, “Boston Student Loan Lawyer.” He has published three handbooks including The Student Loan Handbook for Law Students and Attorneys, published by the American Bar Association. Attorney Minsky is also a contributing author to the National Consumer Law Center’s manual, Student Loan Law, and he is a Senior Contributor to Forbes.com, where he writes about the latest developments in student loan law and policy.
Attorney Minsky received his undergraduate degree, with honors, in Philosophy and Political Science from Boston University, and his law degree from Northeastern University School of Law.
I. Student loan types | 2:00 pm – 2:12 pm
II. Student loan players | 2:12 pm – 2:24 pm
III. Student loan statuses | 2:24 pm – 2:36 pm
IV. Repayment plans, including income-driven plans | 2:36 pm – 2:48 pm
V. Loan forgiveness programs | 2:48 pm – 3:00 pm
Break | 3:00 pm – 3:10 pm
VI. Consolidation and refinancing | 3:10 pm – 3:22 pm
VII. Loan discharge | 3:22 pm – 3:34 pm
VIII. Default and default resolution | 3:34 pm – 3:46 pm
IX. Legislative and policy changes | 3:46 pm – 3:58 pm
X. Resources | 3:58 pm – 4:10 pm