VIP Custody Training Program

May 11, 2011
Julia Swain
Philadelphia VIP
Fox Rothschild LLPPhiladelphia, PA

Julia Swain, an attorney in the Family Law Practice of Fox Rothschild LLP, presented to attorneys interested in handling custody cases with Philadelphia VIP, a nonprofit that provides pro bono legal services to low-income Philadelphians, at the firm’s Philadelphia office on May 11.

The presentation focused on substantive custody issues, including the new custody statute that took effect in January 2011, as well as consideration of criminal convictions, relocation and other custody factors addressed in the courts. They also covered custody complaints, petitions for special relief, such as mental health assessments, home inspections, custody evaluation, as well as expedited and emergency relief.