Child Welfare CLE *** 50% OFF

Legal Area:        Juvenile Law Family Criminal
Total Credit Hours:        5.50
Ethics Credit Included:        1.50
Registration Fee:        $138.00
Course Materials:        textaudiovideo
Session END DATE:        08/31/2018
Information:        ONLY $60
Code: SAVE50

** available at any time of day and in time increments convenient to you through date referenced above **, together with the Tarrant County Bar Association, are pleased to present a special online CLE program designed to provide important information and updates in the area of juvenile law. This course features streaming video and audio (as well as downloadable MP3) presentations from a live CLE seminar on this topic that was originally conducted by the Tarrant County Bar Association on January 29, 2016. You can access this presentation on demand at any time during the course of the seminar session.

Some of the subjects for this course include:

  1. Court Overview, Judge Tim Menikos, 323rd District Court

  2. Navigating the DFPS Legal Unit, Cindy Williams Assistant District Attorney

  3. Role of the Parent's Attorney, Frank Adler, Attorney at Law

  4. Role of the Attorney Ad Litem for Missing Parent, John Eck, Attorney at Law

  5. Role of the Attorney/Guardian Ad Litem for the Child, Karmen Johnson, Attorney at Law

  6. Initial Adversary Hearing to Contested Show Cause

    Statutory Review Hearings Prior to Final Trial

    Effective Case Management Prior to Final Trial

  7. Final Trial

    Post Final Hearings

The content for the sessions listed here as 6 and 7 will be in a panel format with a prepared presentation from attorneys representing a parent, a missing parent, and child, and an Assistant District Attorney representing TDFPS.

Attorneys at Law: Lee Owens, Jim Culbertson, Jackie Martin, John Eck, Karmen Johnson and Frank Adler
Assistant District Attorneys: Kim Dewey, Kristine Soule, Robin Dettmer, Jessica Juarez and Cindy Williams

Texas Board of Legal Specialization Areas
Credit Hours Area

5.50 Juvenile Law


This course is approved for credit by the MCLE Committees of the STATE BAR OF TEXAS and the STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA (MCLE Provider #8648).
These are not self-study credits, but rather 'participatory' credits as you would receive for attending a traditional, live CLE seminar.

In addition, regular CLE credits for this seminar may also be available in a number of other states through CLE Reciprocity, such as FLORIDA, or as an "Approved Jurisdiction", such as TENNESSEE. Please check with the Tennessee State Bar for accreditation information.

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