Holiday Inn Austin Midtown
6000 Middle Fiskville Road
Austin, TX 78752
Civil Trial Law: 6.00
Family Law: 6.00
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Understand Your Role in a Divorce Case
As a family law paralegal, your role is multi-faceted. You serve as the client confidant, information manager and attorney liaison all at the same time. While many of the issues you deal with on a regular basis will have their similarities, no two cases will be exactly alike - and the emotionally charged nature of the divorce process only adds another layer of complexity. Building processes and procedures that help you to effectively manage your multiple responsibilities will not only help you to become more efficient and effective, but increase your potential for professional growth. Register today!
This intermediate level course will provide the necessary skills for attendees to effectively assist with divorce cases. Those who should attend include:
including - Ethics: 1.00This seminar meets the requirements of the Certifying Board for Legal Assistants of the National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc., for 6.0 hours, including 1.0 ethics, of continuing legal assistant education credit required to maintain the CLA (Certified Legal Assistant) credential.
including - Ethics: 1.00This seminar has been approved by The National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc. (NFPA) for 6.0 hours of Continuing Legal Education, including 1.0 hour of ethics.
including - Civil Trial Law: 6.00 Family Law: 6.00This course has been approved by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization for certification and recertification continuing legal education for paralegals and legal assistants. Certification areas: Civil Trial Law, Family Law.
SUSI BOSS is a senior paralegal with Higdon, Hardy & Zuflacht, L.L.P. She is a member of State Bar of Texas Paralegal Division, a member of State Bar of Texas Family Law Section, member of The College of the State Bar of Texas, a member of San Antonio Bar Association, a member of National Association of Legal Assistants, and a member of San Antonio Paralegal Association. Ms. Boss earned her degree from College of Paralegal Studies.
SARAH K. BRANDON is a central Texas attorney who practices family law in Hays, Travis, and Blanco counties. She is the senior partner with the Law Offices of Sarah K. Brandon, P.C. More importantly, Ms. Brandon has a passion for empowering others and strengthening the community where she lives and works. She is the president of the Hays County Bar Association, course director for the Hays County Bench Bar Conference, and co-director and founding member of the Dripping Springs Community Bar Association. Ms. Brandon organized the Dating Violence Mock Trial for Dripping Springs High School, which is now in its seventh year. It helps educate young adults on the warning signs and consequence of dating violence. Ms. Brandon received the 2017 Young Hearts Matter Advocate of the Year Award from the Texas Council on Family Violence. She earned her B.A. degree from the University of Texas at Arlington and her J.D. degree from Oklahoma City University.
HEATHER L. CRAWFORD is a litigation paralegal with O'Toole Atwell, PC. Ms. Crawford is board certified in civil trial law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. She is a member of the Paralegal Division and the Poverty Law, Litigation, Family Law, and Child Protection sections of the State Bar of Texas.
MARK C. ROLES is a solo practitioner at The Law Office of Mark C. Roles, P.C., in Cedar Park, Texas, where he practices family law and personal injury. Mr. Roles is admitted to practice in Texas and before the U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Williamson County Bar Association, Travis County Bar Association, and the Austin Bar Association. Mr. Roles earned his B.B.A. degree from the Texas A&M University and his J.D. degree from St. Mary's University School of Law.