Co-produced with the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin
Family law cases can be as complicated as the families that seek their counsel. Factors like the stressors of the pandemic or drug and alcohol problems can make resolving family disputes even more challenging. Clients undergoing these taxing and sometimes traumatic events need compassionate, knowledgeable legal counsel to guide them through difficult times.
At Advanced Skills and Techniques for Family Law Practice 2022, you’ll take a deep dive into complex family law issues and get realistic, practical tips for successfully resolving them.
On the safe side
It’s an unpleasant reality, but lawyers and judges can and have been exposed to threats and violence — especially in emotionally contentious cases. Be aware of the statistics and hear recommendations for protecting yourself and the others in your firm.
In child custody determinations, a parent struggling with substance abuse problems may be required to undergo an Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse (AODA) evaluation. You’ll learn to recognize when these evaluations are appropriate, get insight into how they are conducted, and understand how the results can be used. Get guidance on how to obtain AODA and medical records as well as ways to limit release of those records.
Additionally, you’ll explore how the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact family law cases when it comes to custodial decisions and medical considerations.
Confidently handle the complex entanglements in family law cases with help from Advanced Skills and Techniques for Family Law Practice 2022.