CLE Programs

Divorce Basics: A View from the Bench and Bar

Divorce practice ranks among the most demanding, complex and challenging areas of law. Attend this Feb. 6 "Divorce Basics" seminar, which includes guest panelists First Justice Catherine Sabaitis and Judicial Case Manager Cynthia Gates. Take this unique opportunity to learn essential practice tips from Sabaitis and Gates that you can use in their courtroom.

This course will teach you how to determine the facts of your client's case, select appropriate avenues of relief and parry your opponent's strategies while you become familiar with relevant statutes, rules and leading cases you can use to achieve positive results for your client. Specific topics will include:

  • Initiating representation;
  • Obtaining temporary orders;
  • Discovery;
  • Pretrial conferences and case management conferences;
  • Trial preparation;
  • Case law update; and
  • Alimony reform update.

Christina Knopf, Esq., program chair
CMKnopf Law, Barnstable

Hon. Catherine Sabaitis
Plymouth Probate and Family Court, Plymouth

Deborah Faenza, Esq.
Ryan Faenza Cataldo, Walpole

Cynthia E. Gates
Asst. Judicial Case Manager, Plymouth

Susan A. Huettner, Esq.
Law Office of Susan A. Huettner, P.C., Sandwich

Sponsoring Sections:

Family Law Section

Date:Wednesday, February 06, 2013
Time:4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:Plymouth Probate and Family Court
Jury Room - 2nd floor
52 Obery Street
Plymouth, MA, 02361
MBA Paralegals$40.00
MBA Law Student$40.00
MBA New Admittee$40.00
MBA Member$80.00

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For more information, please e-mail Member Services or call 617-338-0530.

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