25th Annual Family Law Conference 2022
Emerging issues and best practice tips from the experts
- Product Number: 2220255WBA
- Publication Date: 5/6/2022
- Length: 6 Hours CLE Credit Note
- Copyright: © 2022 MCLE, Inc.
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MCLE is pleased to present its twenty-fifth annual comprehensive Conference developed exclusively for the family law practitioner! This year’s Family Law Conference has been tailored for the online audience, bringing experts directly to you for an exciting program! The Conference examines a number of sophisticated issues and provides timely, practical information for all levels of practice from leading practitioners, experts, and judges.
Conference highlights include handling the problematic client and problematic opposing counsel, reducing the risk of malpractice in the practice of family law, presenting evidence, managing clients with mental health issues, and a look at the practical applications of the new Child Support Guidelines.
Also included are the annual case law and legislative review, an update on the state of the Probate and Family Court from Chief Justice John Casey, wisdom and guidance from seasoned practitioners, and a chance to hear from retired judges who can share tips with you that they couldn’t while still on the bench! Attendees receive the Massachusetts Family Law Sourcebook & Citator 2022 at no extra charge.
Agenda & Materials
9:30 am - 9:35 am
Welcome and IntroductioneLecture Add to Cart
9:35 am - 9:50 am
State of the CourteLecture Add to Cart
9:50 am - 10:20 am
Caselaw UpdateeLecture Add to CartDavid Aptaker, Esq., Law Offices of David Aptaker , Stoneham
Stephen A. MacKenzie, Esq., Fitch Law Partners LLP , Boston
10:20 am - 11:10 am
Tips from (Beyond) the BencheLecture Add to CartHon. Randy J. Kaplan, Probate and Family Court, Commonwealth of Massachusetts (Ret.)
Hon. Susan D. Ricci, Probate and Family Court, Commonwealth of Massachusetts (Ret.)
Hon. Gregory V. Roach, Probate and Family Court, Commonwealth of Massachusetts (Ret.) , Concord
11:10 am - 11:25 am
11:25 am - 12:25 pm
Presenting EvidenceeLecture Add to CartElaine M. Epstein, Esq., Todd & Weld LLP , Boston
Phyllis E. Federico, Esq., Warner, Federico & Ryan LLP , Boston
Norman I. Jacobs, Esq., Esdaile, Barrett, Jacobs & Mone , Boston
Hon. Randy J. Kaplan, Probate and Family Court, Commonwealth of Massachusetts (Ret.)
12:25 pm - 1:25 pm
1:25 pm - 2:25 pm
Real Life Ethics and Malpractice Risks in Domestic Relations Matters—Problematic Clients and Problematic CounseleLecture Add to Cart
2:25 pm - 3:15 pm
How to Deal with Clients Who Need Mental Health Assistance/Support But Are ResistanteLecture Add to CartLisa M. Cukier, Esq., Burns & Levinson LLP , Boston
Dr. Elizabeth H. Nasser, Ph.D, Centers for Aging and Memory , Northborough
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
How to Handle the Interplay Between Alimony and Child SupporteLecture Add to Cart
If you wish to learn more and/or donate to the Paul M. Kane Scholarship Fund follow this link: https://www.mcle.org/give/fund/bio/kane
MCLE webcasts are delivered completely online, underscoring their convenience and appeal. There are no published print materials. All written materials are available electronically only. They are posted 24 hours prior to the program and can be accessed, downloaded, or printed from your computer.