Everything You Need to Know About Laying a Domestic Violence Record for Appeal

Through an interactive program of lecture and discussion taught by Nancy K.D. Lemon, a nationally-recognized expert in domestic violence, participants will learn the “Top 10″ principles of laying a record for appeal in domestic violence cases. Trial attorneys will leave this session better equipped to: Prepare Statements of Decision; Recognize cases in which an appeal
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Alumni Mixer

Center Starts Alumni Network; Hosts Mixer at the Culver Hotel

For many of our former interns, the Center is home. Those who have had the opportunity to spend a semester of law school working one-on-one with the Center’s staff know that interns are held to high professional legal standards. Not only are they taught case management skills and how to communicate effectively with clients, they
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What’s Going On at the Center

The next New Volunteer Training is planned for Spring 2015. Check back soon for more details!   CLEs planned for Spring 2015 will be announced soon. Check back soon for more details!

October 2014 CLE: How to Conduct A Successful Client Interview

  Friday, October 24, 2014 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. 2.25 CLE Credits   Overview of the Program This CLE was created to help you interview family law clients more effectively with an emphasis on working with challenging individuals. It will identify some of the obstacles to successful interviews and show you techniques to overcome these barriers, enhance rapport, and gather relevant case information. Have
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September 2014 CLE: Navigating the LASC Family Court System

Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law Continuing Legal Education Program Presents A Practical Approach to Navigating the LASC Family Court System and Avoiding Common Pitfalls Join us for an informative and interactive program! Topics will include how, when and where to do the following: Get a Restraining Order; File for Ex Parte Relief; File a
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