Date & Time (Day ): Tuesday, October 17, 2023 – 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. ET
Webinar Fee: $35 to attend Day 3 ONLY. $150 to attend all six sessions.
Cosponsored with the Greater Boston Family Law American Inn of Court
How to Be a Better Family Law Attorney from A to Z For Beginner and Newer Attorneys
Join family law attorney Matthew Barach, (principal of Barach Law Group LLC and author of the American Bar Association’s title The Family Law Guide to Appellate Practice) and special guests (including family law judges) on a six-part journey to become an even better advocate for your clients. A six-part course designed for new and novice family law attorneys to navigate the maze of family law in the Commonwealth. Topics to include the decision to practice family law, the divorce process, temporary orders, drafting, pre-trials, the trial itself and the aftermath. Learn from seasoned family law specialists to become a more effective and experienced advocate for your clients. Presented in six parts, in one-hour sessions, from September to November.
Faculty (will vary for each session)
Hon. Brian Dunn, Massachusetts Probate and Family Court
Hon. Susan Ricci, Massachusetts Probate and Family Court (ret.)
Matthew Barach, Esq., Barach Law Group LLC (host and moderator)
Stephanie Goldenhersh, Esq., Harvard Legal Aid Bureau
Maureen McBrien, Esq., Brick, Jones, McBrien & Hickey, LLP
Alessandra Petruccelli, Esq., Law Office of Alessandra Petruccelli
Lee Sanderson, CPA, ABV, CFF, CVA, MST, Valuation Forensics, LLC
Karen Stuntz, Esq., McEvoy & Stuntz LLP
Gary Todd, Esq., Todd & Weld LLP
FROM TEMPORARY ORDERS TO PRE-TRIALS: DRAFTING, ARGUMENT AND CONSIDERATIONS (Day 3)
What are temporary orders in divorce? Why are they so important to the process? How do we ensure temporary orders are entered for our clients? How do we defend clients from the imposition of temporary orders?
Why the pre-trial is such a key event? How to use the pre-trial to obtain a favorable result and save our clients’ money. How to draft an effective pre-trial memorandum.
Video recordings will be sent for all six programs to all who are registered.
Online registration is encouraged. For assistance, questions on group discounts, accommodations requests, special billing, program content, out-of-state CLE credits, and general CLE information contact Michael Saporito by email at firstname.lastname@example.org . Registrations accepted in order of receipt. Registration fees are non-refundable. Most Social Law Library CLE events are recorded. The recording is available by digital download, generally within a week after the program date. People registered for the program will receive the video recording and materials. CLE credit, when applicable, is only granted when the live webinar is attended.