Family Court Practical Skills: Custody, Article 10 Proceedings, the Attorney for the Child, and Ethics
This full-day practical skills program is designed for all Family Court practitioners, whether newly-admitted or experienced, seeking a fundamental and practical overview of handling of Family Court Practice. The program will be useful for private practitioners, government attorneys, appointed counsel panel members and public interests organizations alike and will provide important analysis and the latest case law updates relevant to the primary areas of practice in the Family Court.
Who Should Attend
Matrimonial and family law practitioners and those in the general practice of law.
Sponsored by the Committee on Continuing Legal Education and the Family Law Section.
Live CLE Program & Webcast
Friday, June 1, 2018 | Long Island
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 | Albany
Monday, June 11, 2018 | NYC (Live Webcast)
Friday, June 15, 2018 | Buffalo
Friday, June 15, 2018 | Westchester
7.0 MCLE Credits: 5.5 professional practice; 1.5 ethics
NYSBA Member: $175 | Family Law Section Member: $135 | Attorneys For the Child (AFCs) and Public Sector Employees $100
- How to Handle A Custody Case, Part I: The Basic Elements
- The Appointment and Use of the Attorney for the Child
- How to Handle a Custody Case, Part II: Reports & Trial Preparation
- Article 10 Proceedings
- Ethics in Family Law
Program Planning Committee
Rosalia Baiamonte, Esq., Gassman Baiamonte Betts, PC, Garden City
Charles P. Inclima, Esq., Inclima Law Firm, PLLC, Rochester
Peter R. Stambleck, Esq., Aronson Mayefsky & Sloan, LLP, New York City
Bruce J. Wagner, Esq., McNamee, Lochner, Titus & Williams, P.C., Albany
Brett S. Ward, Esq., Blank Rome LLP, New York City
Vanessa C. Gabrielle, Esq., Bouvier Law, LLP, Buffalo
Michelle Brown, Esq., Children's Legal Center, Buffalo
Shari Jo Reich, Esq., Kenney Shelton Liptak Nowak, LLP Buffalo
Bill Hites, Esq., Law Office of William R. Hites, Buffalo
Hon. Lisa Bloch-Rodwin, Erie County Family Court, Buffalo
Paul A. Vance, Esq., The Vance Law Firm, Buffalo
Newly Admitted Attorneys: To receive skills credit, newly admitted attorneys must take accredited transitional CLE courses in traditional live classroom settings that have been approved by the CLE Board for use by newly admitted attorneys. For more information about the CLE Rules, please go to www.nycourts.gov/Attorneys/CLE.
Out of State Accreditation: This program has also been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board and the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the State of New Jersey. If you require MCLE credit in other states, we can provide you a Uniform MCLE Form.
Partial Credit for Program Segments Not Allowed: Under the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board Regulations and Guidelines, attendees at CLE programs cannot get MCLE credit for a program segment (typically, a lecture or panel, of which there are usually several in a program) unless they are present for the entire segment. Those who arrive late, depart early, or are absent for any portion of the segment WILL NOT receive credit for that program segment.
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If you have any questions about this program, please contact staff attorney Sally Bratten.