This completely virtual training program offers 10 information-packed hours of CLE required by Illinois statute to serve as a child representative or GAL. If you are an experienced Child Rep or GAL, register for Day Two Only, which focuses on important updates and advanced skills.
As part of investigations, a guardian ad litem relies on third parties. Learn about investigations, when and how to perform discovery, filing motions, the impact of HIPAA, Illinois Mental Health and Disabilities Code, Federal Confidentiality Act, and more.
Is Section 607.6 of the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act a “good” or “bad” provision? What do its confidentiality clauses actually mean? Learn how to deal with counselors under the statute and how to effectively negotiate custody and guardian ad litem issues.
Get practical knowledge about the roles of the Administrator, Guardian, Guardian Ad Litem and counsel when personal injury cases involving disabled adults or minors, wrongful death cases and survival act cases settle. Understand the client’s duties, the attorney's duties, and the necessary steps to take once a lawsuit settles. Learn how to finalize these cases efficiently and avoid problems down the road.