Probate & Family Court Lawyer for the Day Training
The skills needed to assist in matters coming before the Probate and Family Court
- Product Number: 2210177P01
CLE Credits, earn up to:
5 substantive credits, 0 ethics credits CLE Credit Note
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Whether you are just starting out or you already have an established family law practice, volunteering as a Lawyer for the Day in the Probate and Family Court is an excellent way to sharpen your skills while giving back to your community. This program provides everything you need to know to effectively assist litigants who appear unrepresented in the Probate and Family Court and is also be helpful in your private practice.
Hear from court personnel and expert family law practitioners in this training designed to provide you with the tools to become a more effective Lawyer for the Day and a stronger family law practitioner. Topics include divorce, child support, alimony, paternity, grandparent visitation, and guardianships. Particular attention is paid not only to relevant law but also to practice and procedure.
This program explains how to respond to the most common questions presented to Lawyers for the Day, as well as provides an opportunity to have your own questions answered.
Don’t miss this chance to sharpen your skills and help people, while at the same time assisting the court with an unmet need.
Agenda & Materials
9:30 am – 9:33 am
Welcome and IntroductioneLecture Add to Cart
9:33 am - 10:06 am
10:06 am - 10:31 am
10:31 am - 11:27 am
11:30 am – 11:45 am
11:45 am – 12:07 pm
12:07 pm - 12:25 pm
12:25 pm – 1:25 pm
1:25 pm – 2:11 pm
2:11 pm - 2:55 pm
Top 25 Questions and Matters Encountered by Lawyers for the DayeLecture Add to CartHon. Edward M. Ginsburg, Massachusetts Probate and Family Court (Ret.); Community Legal Aid , West Newton
Evelyn J. Patsos, Esq., Probate and Family Court, Commonwealth of Massachusetts , Boston
Joshua Fishbein, Esq., Department of Revenue, Commonwealth of Massachusetts , Boston
Carolin Hetzner, Esq., Court Service Center. Department of Support Services , Boston
Cindy T.K. Palmquist, Esq., Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association (VLP) , Boston
Christina Paradiso, Esq., Community Legal Aid , Worcester
Gayle Stone-Turesky, Esq., Wilkinson & Finkbeiner , Needham