CLE Advanced Topics in Family Law: LGBTQ Parentage and Advocating for Clients Experiencing Domestic Violence and Poverty

Thursday, January 11, 2018 | Noon to 3 p.m. | CNY Philanthropy Center, 2nd Floor Ballroom, 431 E. Fayette Street, Syracuse, NY 13202 |CREDIT: 3.0 MCLE (1.0 Diversity, Inclusion & Elimination of Bias, 2.0 Professional Practice)  COST: $60 Member, $90 Non-Member, $30 Paralegal, FREE to CNYWBA Members/Agency/Lifetime/Student | Financial waiver information is available here | Under NYS rules this CLE has been APPROVED for Experienced Attorneys

Families come in all configurations. This three-hour CLE explores LGBTQ parenting issues and what Family Law standards are in place to protect same-sex parents and their children. Plus, catch tips on advocating for your clients who are experiencing poverty and domestic violence.

Topics covered include:

  • Cultural Competency/Understanding the hierarchy of needs
  • Basics of Public Benefits
  • LGBT poverty
  • Dynamics of domestic violence

Lunch will be provided!

This seminar is brought to you in proud partnership with the Central New York Women’s Bar Association.

 

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