2024 Legal Update for Rural Appraisers | Webinar

When:  Feb 28, 2024 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (MT)

Sponsored by LIA Administrators and Insurance Services

In this webinar, attorney Peter Christensen will share lessons from pending appraisal-related cases from around the country and provide a look at selected recent legislation relevant to valuation services. He’ll share the biggest current appraisal negligence case in the U.S. ($792 million in alleged losses) and highlight the key takeaway for all appraisers. This concise session promises practical takeaways for rural appraisers seeking to mitigate risk, increase professionalism and consider new aspects of valuation services.


Speaker: Peter Christensen is an attorney at Christensen Law Firm, www.valuationlegal.com. His legal practice is focused exclusively on matters concerning valuation services.. He’s the author of Risk Management for Real Estate Appraisers and Appraisal Firms. His clients include appraisers, appraisal firms and management companies, as well as investors and technology companies. For 14 years, he then served as the general counsel of LIA Administrators & Insurance Services, which provides liability insurance to thousands of appraisers, appraisal firms and right-of-way service providers. He continues to provide risk management education on behalf of LIA. Peter earned both his BS and JD at the University of California at Berkeley.


Note: A Zoom Webinar invitation will be sent to all registrants prior to the event. If you have not received an invitation link within 24 hours of the event, please contact Andrew Eames at aeames@asfmra.org. NOTE: If you register within 24 hours of the webinar, then you will receive the Zoom link immediately prior to the start of the event.


Start Times:

10:00 AM Pacific

11:00 AM Mountain

12:00 PM Central

1:00 PM Eastern


Continuing Education Credit: Attendees will receive one hour of ASFMRA continuing education credit.


Cost: FREE for members and non-members


Contact with Questions: Andrew Eames | (303) 692-1210 | aeames@asfmra.org