Civil Trial Law: 3.00
Family Law: 3.00
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Divorce Discovery, Parenting Time, Support, QDROs, and More
Do you have a plan for taking care of the unique circumstances that are involved in client intake and discovery for divorce? Can you read through retirement accounts and compile an effective QDRO for attorney review? This insightful course will provide you with the essential knowledge paralegals need for handling the key tasks for these cases. Enhance your skills and walk away with a closer look at intake forms, checklists, discovery requests, agreement language, QDRO forms and other divorce documents - register today!
This intermediate level course provides a comprehensive education on divorce cases. Those who should attend include:
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2:00 - 3:30 PM, Michael Fink
3:45 - 5:15 PM, Amy E. Simpson
including - Civil Trial Law: 3.00 Family Law: 3.00This 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 and Family Law
MICHAEL FINK is an attorney with and the founder of Michael Fink Law. He has experience in guiding clients through the process of divorce and post-divorce matters, whether through litigation or alternative dispute resolution, such as mediation. Mr. Fink also is experienced with cases involving paternity, child custody, parenting time, child support, spousal maintenance, pre-nuptial agreements and property division, as well the negotiation and writing of fair and equitable property settlements and enforceable prenuptial agreements. He has also litigated and won permanent Harassment Restraining Orders for clients whose former partners are not conducting themselves amicably. Besides simple and complex divorce cases, Mr. Fink also has experience with interstate and international family law cases. He is a member of the Minnesota State and American bar associations. Mr. Fink earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Minnesota and his J.D. degree, cum laude, from New England Law, Boston. He earned his Masters of Public Affairs from Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs.
AMY E. SIMPSON is a partner with Hamilton Stephens Steele & Martin, PLLC, in Charlotte, North Carolina. Ms. Simpson represents individuals in family law matters. She has tried complex child custody, alimony, and equitable distribution cases. Ms. Simpson also has experience working with forensic experts on valuations, including expert valuations of both majority and minority ownership interests in closely held corporations with revenues in excess of $1 million. In the last 4 years Ms. Simpson has tried 4 jury trials successfully resulting in verdicts from $500,000 to $4.3 million. She has handled multiple appeals (with success) in the North Carolina Court of Appeals resulting in many published opinions including cases of first impression. Ms. Simpson has argued in front of the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. She is a member of Charlotte Women's Bar, a division of the North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys, and Mecklenburg County (Family Law Section) and North Carolina (Family Law Section) bar associations. Ms. Simpson received her B.A. degree, cum laude, from Duke University; her M.B.A. degree from the University of North Carolina, Kenan Flagler School of Business; and earned her J.D. degree, cum laude, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Law.