Oct 30 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:45pm

The court system can be a complex and confusing process for non-court professionals. Juvenile courts can add more complexity with different rules of practice, different terminology and different sequencing of proceedings. This presentation will provide an overview of the juvenile court child welfare system, including descriptions of the different types of hearings, discussion of parties and their roles, how rules of evidence apply, what to do if you’re called to testify and best practices.