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PLI Webcast A Practical Guide to New York Family Court: The Judicial Perspective
Why You Should Attend:
Learning a Judge’s perspective on Family Court practice is invaluable. Whether you are handling your first Family Court case or have been “out of the courtroom” for some time and need a refresher, this program will provide practical strategies, tools and tips for effective litigation in the New York Family Court. Former Family Court Judge Philip C. Segal will share his knowledge and expertise on topics ranging from the basic layout of a courtroom, to the judicial perspective on domestic violence. He will also answer questions from pro bono attorneys that will demystify Family Court litigation.
What You Will Learn:
· Practical suggestions about skills relevant to custody, visitation, orders of protection and child support litigation
· Common ethical issues for Family Court practitioners
· Every day evidentiary issues that arise in Family Court proceedings
Who Should Attend:
This program will benefit attorneys new to the practice area of Family Law and Family Court, pro bono attorneys interested in handling Family Court matters including custody, visitation, orders of protection and child support cases and/or those interested in gaining practical Family Court knowledge.