Joseph Welch was a keynote speaker at this year’s Joint Collections and Lending Conference. Mr. Welch presented on “Melting Pot of Bankruptcy Issues,” including, core creditor strategies and checklists to maximize recoveries, creating value and defending against lien stripping, silent/statutory lien releases and reconveyance requirements, as well as collection and repo tips for efficiently overcoming the automatic stay and avoiding unintentional pitfalls.