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Houston Volunteer Lawyers

HVL CLE: Annual Guardianship Seminar & Ad Litem Certification

June 14 @ 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

$75

HVL’s popular guardianship seminar returns for its fifth year. HVL often sees either parents looking to obtain guardianship of their disabled child who is turning 18, or adult children seeking to help an elderly parent. Any attorney filing an application for guardianship must be certified by the State Bar of Texas. This course provides the required certification. The seminar is free if you accept a pro bono guardianship case though HVL or $75.

4 Hours CLE, 1.5 Hours Ethics, Ad Litem Certification

8:00 – 8:30: Registration

8:30 – 8:35: Welcome

8:35 – 9:35: Alternatives to Guardianship – Presented by Judge Comstock

9:35 – 10:35: Your First Guardianship Case – Presented by Kerri Graham

10:35 – 10:50: Break

10:50 – 11:20: The Role of the Guardian Ad Litem – Presented by Tanya Knauth

11:20 – 11:50: Best Practices of Working with Low-Income & ESL Clients

11:50 – 12:50: Judges’ Panel

*Event is free if you take an HVL guardianship case after May 1, 2019*

Details

Date:
June 14
Time:
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Cost:
$75

Location

United Way of Greater Houston
50 Waugh Drive
Houston, TX 77007 United States
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Organizer

  • Houston Volunteer Lawyers