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2020 Minors Counsel Bundle (Live Programs Only)


Sponsor: Family Law Section
Date: September 14, 2020, 11:00 AM -- 12:00 PM
Location: ZOOM Webinar - Materials and Zoom Sign-In to webinars will be provided at 3 pm one (1) business day prior to the start of each event.

The Bundle Consists of:
Live Presentations:
09-14-20 Webinar: Working with the Family; A Guide for Working with Parents and Children Topics Covered: Working with parents and children, Handling complaints of bias, Addressing cultural, ethnic and gender diversities - 1.5 hours, presented by Kinna Crocker, Crocker Law and Robin Estes, Law Office of Robin M. Estes

09-22-20 Webinar: Special Needs Children: A Risk Assessment Model for Developing Parenting Plans - 1 hour, presented by Richard C. Rybicki, Rybicki & Associates | P.C.

09-29-20 Webinar: Determining the Child’s Best Interest. Understanding the Voice of the Child and Developmental Stages. Topics Covered: ~ Custody Evaluations; ~ Various Stages of Development; ~ Communicating with Children; ~ Presenting the Child’s View - 1.5 hours, presented by Rhonda Lindsey, Ph.D.

10-08-20 Webinar: Domestic Violence & Child Abuse for Family Attorneys: The dangers and what do about it - 1 hour, presented by Tara Godoy, BSN RN CFN LNC

10-16-20 Webinar: Presenting Your Case to the Court as Minor’s Counsel. Topics to be Covered: Drafting declarations; Use of texts, emails, social media posts; Oral argument at hearing; Dos and Don’t - 1 hour, presented by Commissioner Becky Rasmason, Sonoma County Superior Court

10-21-20 Webinar: Bringing a Child’s Voice to Court. Topics to be Covered: Preparing Children for Family Court Services; How the Court views children’s needs in the best interest of the child; When children should be involved in Court proceedings. - 1.5 hours - Hon. James Bertoli, Sonoma County Superior Court and Daniel Chester, Child Custody Recommending Counselor, Family Court Services, Sonoma County Superior Court

10-28-20 Webinar: Child Abuse in Custody Cases. Topics to be Covered: CPS Reports; Substance Abuse; The Effects of Domestic Violence, Child Abuse and Neglect on Children.- 1 hour - Deborah L. Reece, The Law Office of Deborah L. Reece

Online registration for this Series Discount for Minors Counsel Webinars will close on 9-14-20 at Noon. To register for this discount after online registration closes, please email Ann at or call her at 707-542-1190 ext. 100.

The student discount is available online to SCBA Student Members.
For more information on becoming a member of SCBA, please contact Ann Horn at

Available Discounts

Member discount     $35.00
Law student discount     $100.00

Product Summary
2020 Minors Counsel Bundle (Live Programs Only) $185