BREAKOUT SESSION 1 | Advanced GAL: The Role of GALs in Child Abuse/Neglect Cases


This introduction to the role of a Guardian ad Litem in child abuse / neglect cases in Juvenile Court will detail the life of a CA/N case, from protective custody to resolution. Practice pointers for each stage of the case and a description of each party's role throughout. What you will learn:
• Life of a CA/N case
• Each party's role in a CA/N case
• Helpful practice pointers for successful GAL representation in a CA/N case

Speaker: J.C. Weyand, Attorney & Chief Juvenile Officer, 10th Judicial Circuit, Hannibal