What You Need to Know as a Guardian Ad Litem 2020
This program that will qualify you for an appointment as a guardian ad litem in Surrogate’s Court or other court. Learn the substantive rules and law of Part 36 of the Rules of the Chief Judge (22 NYCRR Part 36) governing court appointment of fiduciaries, important ethical considerations, and the procedural aspects of serving as a guardian ad litem as well as the substantive role of a guardian ad litem in various proceedings. The program faculty includes experienced trusts and estates practitioners and Surrogate’s Court personnel.
This program is certified by the Unified Court System’s Office of Guardianship and Fiduciary Services for purposes of required training to qualify for appointment as a guardian ad litem under Part 36 of the Rules of the Chief Judge.
Lisa M. Buccini, Esq. – Rensselaer County Surrogate's Court
Aaron Carbone, Esq. – Vella, Carbone, & Associates, LLP
Crystal A. Doolity-Mills, Esq. – Vella, Carbone, & Associates, LLP
Nicholas Orecki, Esq. – Rowlans, LeBrou & Griesmer, PLLC
Anthony Rossi, Esq. – Office of the Deputy Administrative Judge for Courts Outside NYC
Hon. Paul V. Morgan, Jr. – Rensselaer County Surrogate's Court
Patricia Shevy, Esq. – The Shevy Law Firm
Brent Stack, Esq. – Mental Hygiene Legal Service
- March 6, 2020