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Representing LGBTQ Children In Family Court (2016)

Representing LGBTQ Children In Family Court (2016)

Total Credits: 3.0 Professional Practice


This program offers practicing attorneys guidance in representing lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer/questioning children in Family Court, including child welfare and other proceedings; consider issues of family acceptance and family intervention; explore the needs of the children and survey the resources available for them; and present the perspectives of a judge, agency and former foster child.


Program Faculty:

Hon. Jacqueline B. Deane, Judge of the Family Court, Kings County

Kimberly Forte, Esq., Legal Aid Society, New York City

Jennifer Gunnell, LCSW, Director of Social Services, SCO Family of Services, New York City

Jarel Melendez, Youth Advocate, Lawyers for Children, New York City

Hon. Ronald E. Richter, Chief Executive Officer, Jewish Child Care Association, New York City


Non-Member Price: $195.00
Recorded Date:
  • January 28, 2016
  • Online On-Demand
Product Code:
  • VEH74
Areas Of Professional Practice Credit(s):
  • 3.0
Total Credit(s):
  • 3.0
  • 2hr 50min