Legal League 100

LAW FIRM MEMBER BENEFITS

The Legal League 100 aims to provide each member every avenue available through the Five Star Institute to assist in marketing initiatives, facilitate education, allow for advocacy of the default attorney, and enhance strategic industry relationships.


Below, please find a full detailing of the benefits involved with the Legal League 100 membership, or click here for a PDF of the brochure.


IN PRINT

BLACK BOOK

DS News' special January issue, the Black Book, is a must-have desktop reference for all default servicing professionals. The purchase of your DS News Black Book listing will be packaged with your choice of profiles on the new and improved Black Book Online Directory. Both showcase firm bios and/or services; include up-to-date contact information; and list firms' websites, technologies, affiliations, and more.


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Inquire about Legal League 100 discounts to the DS News Black Book

DS NEWS MAGAZINE

Delivering content in concert with the industry to innovate, build business networks, and get the industry tuned in, DS News brings together top-notch writers and industry subject matter to deliver topical articles that offer an insightful look at the issues that impact the bottom line of a wide range of industry stakeholders.


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Inclusion of your contact information on a two-page spread, including firm name, state, and contact information, featured in 12 issues of DS News magazine

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Complimentary annual subscription to DS News magazine

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Display or online advertising at discounted rates (20 percent off rate card)




Featured two-page profile spread in Black Book


Featured two-page profile spread in DS News



MEMBER DIRECTORY

Members of the Legal League 100 receive a complimentary listing, which includes their contact information, organized by state, in our biannual Member Directory.


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Printed and mailed biannually to lender- and servicer-controlled subscription lists

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Given as a take-away to servicers following the spring and fall Legal League 100 Servicer Summits

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Distributed from the Legal League 100 booth at the Five Star Conference Expo hall



Excerpt from Member Directory


LEGAL LEAGUE QUARTERLY

The Legal League Quarterly is a newsletter featuring articles, updates, and profiles contributed by the DS News staff and by Legal League 100 members that recount the latest news, issues, and legislation impacting the mortgage banking industry.


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Includes Legal League 100 members' and associate members' contact information, organized by state, free of charge

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Article contribution by members and associate members is gratis


Distribution:

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Mailed once per quarter to a select list of close to 2,000 lenders, servicers, and GSEs

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E-blasted to thousands more every quarter

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Additional distribution provided at all Five Star Institute events, including the biannual Legal League 100 Servicer Summits, Five Star Conference & Expo, Five Star Government Forum, etc.

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Distribution is also provided at other industry events, i.e. MBA National Servicing Conference & Expo, CMBA, TMBA, ASF, etc., when possible


ONLINE

BLACK BOOK ONLINE DIRECTORY

The new and improved Black Book Online Directory, packaged with the purchase of your profile or text listing in DS News magazine's annual Black Book issue, showcases attorney bios, links to firms' websites, technologies, services, and detailed firm profiles.


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40 percent off one- or two-page photo profile packages, or large online profile

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50 percent off text listing package, or small online profile


LEGALLEAGUE100.COM

LegalLeague100.com is your online reference for everything Legal League 100. Keep track of current members, review membership benefits, explore industry news, upload PDFs, access calendar of events, and more.


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Inclusion of contact information under Current Members tab

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Links to members' websites



DSNEWS.COM

The most up-to-date news source for professionals working in the evolving default servicing industry, DSNews.com is updated every business day, providing all industry-dedicated professionals with the latest news related to default servicing.


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Direct link to Black Book Online Directory

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Direct link to LegalLeague100.com

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Receive 20 percent off rate card for online advertising


IN PERSON


Legal League 100 Servicer Summit

Lenders, servicers, and Legal League 100 members convene bi-annually for a private party and exclusive roundtable discussions that cover timely issues affecting the servicer hub of the Dallas/Fort Worth area.


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Spring and fall members-only event (restricted to lenders, servicers, and Legal League 100 members)

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Private break-out roundtable sessions with participating servicers

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Member directory given as take-away for servicers' use

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Cocktail reception restricted to sponsors, lenders, servicers, and Legal League 100 members

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Optional individual sponsorships available for additional exposure


The Five Star Conference and Expo

The Five Star Conference and Expo is committed to building a stronger and more cohesive industry by facilitating the largest gathering of default servicing professionals who connect for education and networking focused on growing their businesses.


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Exclusive networking with participating servicers (Legal League Servicer Summit Cocktail Reception)

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Two (2) complimentary conference registrations

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Signage with member firms listed

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Shared booth space in Five Star Expo hall

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Complete attendee list provided following the conference

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Exposure in September issue of DS News, included in every welcome bag

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Member directory given as a take-away in booth


Other Five Star Institute Events


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20 percent off all Five Star Institute event registrations and booth opportunities



ASSOCIATE MEMBER BENEFITS

Offering select companies and organizations that provide services and solutions to streamline the default process, associate members have the opportunity to collaborate with the law firm members of the Legal League 100, lenders, servicers, and government sponsors entities in the context of Legal League 100 events.


To join or for more information, contact Derek Templeton, Executive Director at 214.525.6757 or [email protected].

Exclusivity:

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The associate membership of the Legal League 100 shall not exceed a maximum of 25 members.

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Limit one company per category, per tier.


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Membership is granted following the approval of the director and ex-officio of Legal League 100 of the company's request to join, the establishment of the category in which the company falls, and collection of annual dues.



NATIONAL ASSOCIATE MEMBER

Exclusivity: Not to exceed 10 companies, maximum one (1) company per category


Annual Membership Fee: $25,000


National Categories: Companies applying to join must fall within the following categories:


» Data/Technology
» Title Company
» Process Server
» Financial Services Advisor
» General Service Provider
» Non-Member Law Firm*


*Non-Member Law Firms are restricted to firms whose primary business does not fall within default servicing and/or financial servicing sector, including but not limited to creditors' rights, bankruptcy, eviction, and foreclosure. The requesting firms' practices are subject to a review by the Advisory Council of the Legal League 100 prior to membership. Membership is dependent upon approval by the director and ex-officio of the Legal League 100.

Benefits:

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Four (4) complimentary full-page ads in Legal League Quarterly publication, in the quarter of associate member's choosing.

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Twenty-five percent off all Five Star Institute marketing opportunities, including print ads in all advertisements (both online and in-print), booth space at Five Star Institute conferences, registration fees, etc.

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Access for four (4) to the Legal League 100 Servicer Summit event in full.

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Access to the Legal League 100 member list for direct mail contact by request.

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Complimentary subscription for one (1) to DS News magazine, and one (1) to MReport magazine, for the concurrent term of your Associate Membership.

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Three (3) complimentary half-page advertisements in either DS News or MReport magazines to run in the issues of the associate member's choosing.

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Complimentary registration for two (2) to the Five Star Conference and Expo.

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Inclusion in the Legal League 100 Online Directory (www.legalleague100.com)-associate member section.

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General Sponsorship presence at both the spring and fall Legal League 100 Servicer Summits via the inclusion of your company name and/or logo on general printed materials and signage.

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Complimentary registration for one (1) to the Five Star Government Forum.

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Distribution of marketing collateral at fall and spring Legal League 100 Summit (8.5x11" flyer)

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Inclusion of company name within digital e-blasts of quarterly-released Legal League Quarterly newsletter (Audience: Lenders/Servicers/GSEs)

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Complimentary subscription for three (3) to DS News and MReport.


ASSOCIATE MEMBER LEVEL 2

Exclusivity: Maximum two (2) companies per category


Annual Membership Fee: $10,000


Benefits:

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Two (2) complimentary half-page ads in Legal League Quarterly publication.

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Twenty-five percent off all Five Star Institute marketing opportunities, including print ads in all publications, booth space at conferences, registration fees, etc.

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Access for two (2) to the Legal League 100 Servicer Summit event in full.

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Complimentary subscription for one (1) to DS News magazine for one year or the concurrent term of your associate membership.

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Complimentary registration for one (1) to the Five Star Conference and Expo.

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Inclusion in the Legal League 100 Member Directory-associate member section.

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Inclusion in the Legal League 100 Online Directory (www.legalleague100.com)-associate member section.

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General Sponsorship presence at one of two Legal League 100 Servicer Summits via the inclusion of your company name and/or logo on general printed materials and signage.

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Distribution of marketing collateral at one of two Legal League 100 Servicer Summits, at League staff's discretion (8.5x11" flyer)

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Inclusion of company name within digital e-blasts of quarterly-released Legal League Quarterly newsletter. (Audience: Lenders/Servicers/GSEs)

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Complimentary subscription for two (2) to DS News and MReport.


ASSOCIATE MEMBER LEVEL 1

Exclusivity: Maximum three (3) companies per category


Annual Membership Fee: $6,000


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One (1) complimentary 1/3 page ad in Legal League Quarterly publication, in the quarter of associate member's choosing.

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Twenty-five percent off all Five Star Institute marketing opportunities, including print ads in all advertisements (both online and in-print), booth space at Five Star Institute conferences, registration fees, etc.

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Access for two (2) to the Legal League 100 Servicer Summit event in full.

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Access to the Legal League 100 member list for direct mail contact by request.

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Complimentary subscription for one (1) to DS News magazine for the concurrent term of your associate membership.

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Inclusion in the Legal League 100 Member Directory-associate member section.

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Inclusion in the Legal League 100 Online Directory (www.legalleague100.com)-associate member section.