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(Training) Advocating for Children: Representing At-Risk Children As Guardians Ad Litem

March 10 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm

This training will prepare attorneys to serve as court-appointed Guardians ad litem for children in high-conflict custody cases involving serious risk factors, such as parental drug abuse or domestic violence in the home.

Topics will include:

  • Role of a guardian ad litem
  • Custody law and practice
  • Domestic violence and child abuse/neglect
  • Best practices for investigation, including interviewing children and parents
  • Ethical issues in representing child clients
  • Identifying social services

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Details

Date:
March 10
Time:
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Jennifer Watkins
Email:
jwatkins@dcvlp.org
Website:
https://www.dcvlp.org/who-we-are/staff/#toggle-id-17

Venue

Gibson Dunn
1050 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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Details

Date:
March 10
Time:
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Jennifer Watkins
Email:
jwatkins@dcvlp.org
Website:
https://www.dcvlp.org/who-we-are/staff/#toggle-id-17

Venue

Gibson Dunn
1050 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
+ Google Map