When DCF Steps Into Your Case
Be prepared to steer your client and your case through this complicated involvement
- Product Number: 2190294P01
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3 substantive credits, 0 ethics credits CLE Credit Note
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D. C. F.—three initials that may cause fear for parents in Massachusetts. DCF involvement in family law cases is on the rise. Would you know what to do if your client became the subject of a DCF investigation in the course of family law litigation? In this seminar, the panel of experts provides legal background and practice tips for the family law practitioner in working with DCF on behalf of your client.
Don’t miss this opportunity to better understand the agency, the process, the law, and your role. Family law cases with DCF involvement pose unique challenges and require strategies for navigating the rules and procedures of this agency. Let our experts bring you up to speed, so you are prepared to meet these challenges head on. Whether you have yet to have a DCF involved family law client or you have had many, this panel provides valuable information to ensure effective representation.
Agenda & Materials
2:00 pm - 2:05 pm
2:05 pm - 2:35 pm
DCF BasicseLecture Add to CartHon. Mary Rudolph Black, Probate and Family Court, Commonwealth of Massachusetts , Boston
Patricia J. Casey, Esq., Department of Children and Families, Commonwealth of Massachusetts , Boston
2:35 pm - 3:10 pm
Working with DCF Involved Clients: DCF and DCF Reports in the Context of Contested Issues of Custody and Parenting TimeeLecture Add to Cart
3:10 pm - 3:20 pm
Networking and Refreshment Break
3:20 pm - 3:55 pm
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