CLE Programs

Divorce Basics: A View from the Bench and Bar

Divorce practice ranks among the most demanding, complex and challenging areas of law. 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
  • Alimony reform update

Members of Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden and Hampshire County Bar Associations enjoy a special discounted rate of $80. Contact the Massachusetts Bar Association Member Service Center at (617) 338-0500.


Deborah Faenza, Esq., program co-chair
Ryan Faenza Cataldo, Walpole

Susan Huettner, Esq., program co-chair
Law Office of Susan A. Huettner, P.C., Sandwich

Hon. David G. Sacks
Hampden Probate and Family Court, Springfield

Kelly Flynn, Esq.
Hampden Probate and Family Court, Springfield

Thomas A. Kenefick III, Esq.
Law Office of Thomas A. Kenefick, III, P.C., Springfield

Sponsoring Sections:

Family Law Section

Date:Monday, September 15, 2014
Time:4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:Western New England University School of Law
Conference Room
1215 Wilbraham Road
Springfield, MA, 01119
MBA Paralegals$0.00
MBA Law Student$0.00
MBA New Admittee$0.00
MBA Member$0.00

Online registration for this event has closed.
For more information, please e-mail Member Services or call 617-338-0530.

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