Handling Divorce Cases from Start to Finish
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19013
This basic level program offers attorneys and paralegals fundamental framework from initial divorce pleadings through the settlement agreement.
Judy McIntire Springer, a family law and domestic relations practice attorney at Fox Rothschild, will speak at 9:00 a.m. in a session entitled “Getting a Divorce Case Off on The Right Foot.”
Her discussion discusses the following topics:
a. Tactics for thoroughly interviewing the client
b. Review of fundamental documents in the divorce case
c. Drafting an inclusive separation agreement
d. Conducting effective discovery
e. Separating joint accounts
f. Can you establish ground for divorce?
g. Does your client need a protective order?
h. What types of divorce procedures are available?
i. Using a divorce checklists to make sure your bases are covered
j. Taking the first steps in starting the divorce action
k. Negotiation, mediation of litigation – making the right choice
l. Potential pitfalls that may be encountered
Please refer to the Continuing Education Credit FAQ for general information about seeking credit for your participation in this continuing education program.