Family Law Training
Please view the required training sections below. The Powerpoint that accompanies this training may be downloaded here. The DC Bar’s Divorce and Custody manuals, for use during your cases, may be downloaded here and here, respectively.
Once you have finished the training, please email Emilia Plater-Zyberk at email@example.com to request a case assignment. If you have not already, please also be sure to submit your volunteer registration form – thank you.
The following online trainings are optional but can be helpful for those handling custody and divorce cases: Special Considerations in DV and GAL Cases When Sexual Assault Is Alleged; Trial Skills; Developmental Considerations as They Relate to Custody and Visitation Agreements; Ethics in Family Law and Pro Bono Representation; and Cultural Sensitivity.
Special Considerations in DV and GAL Cases When Sexual Assault Is Alleged
Developmental Considerations As They Relate to Custody and Visitation Agreements
Ethics in Family Law and Pro Bono Representation
Cultural Sensitivity Training