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For legal professionals practicing in the areas of juvenile and family law, this annual seminar, with its quality presenters and timely topics, is one that should not be missed. With this event being offered as a live webinar, as well as an in-person event, attorneys from throughout the state of Iowa can participate and learn from the location of their choosing.
After a successful implementation in past years, interested persons will again have the opportunity to register for both the Juvenile Law Seminar and Criminal Law Seminar (April 4) at a discounted bundle rate. Simply, click here to register for both seminars. To register for the Juvenile Law Seminar only, please click the register button at the top of page.
8:30 - 9:30 - Case Law Update - Speaker: Prof. Brent Pattison, Director of the Joan and Lyle Middleton Center for Children's Rights, Drake University Law School
9:30 - 10:30 - Achieving Maximum Potential (AMP): A Child's Perspective - Speakers: AMP Program Participants
10:30 - 10:45 - Break
10:45 - 11:45 - Families First Prevention and Services Act - Speaker: Jerry Foxhoven, Director, Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS)
11:45 - 12:15 - Basic Interventions: Food Security (Nutrition in Brain Development) - Speaker: Dr. Amy Shriver, MD, Blank Children's Pediatric Clinic
12:15 - 12:45 - Lunch (included with registration)
12:45 - 1:45 - Trauma Informed Care: What Works - Speakers: Hon. Joseph Seidlin, District Associate Judge, District 5C and Gwen Babberl, Children & Families of Iowa
1:45 - 2:30 - Engaging with Fathers - Speaker: Steve Nylin, YPN
2:30 - 2:45 - Break
2:45 - 3:45 - Behind the Scenes at the Attorney Disciplinary Board - Speaker: Tara van Brederode, Assistant Director, Office of Professional Regulation of the Supreme Court of Iowa Administrator, Attorney Disciplinary Board
3:45 - 4:45 - Substance Abuse Cases: Special Needs/Special Knowledge - Speakers: Dale Woolery, Director, Governor's Office of Drug Control Policy and Rod Courtney, Director, Crush of Iowa
CLE CREDIT (approved)
7.25 state hours which includes 1 ethics and 7.25 juvenile credit hours
Prices below reflect the early-bird registration fees. Registering after April 2 will result in a $50 late fee being added on to your registration fee amount.
ISBA Family and Juvenile Law Section Members - $175
Please use promo code famsection when registering to receive the $175 rate. This code is for ISBA Family and Juvenile Law Section members only. This code is not applicable to YLD Members (Years 1-5) who are members of the section. If you are a current ISBA member and would like to join the Criminal Law Section, please visit here or contact the ISBA Membership Department at 515-697-7870. Fee to join a section is $20 per section.
ISBA Members - $190
ISBA YLD Members (Years 1-5) - $125
Non-ISBA Members - $300
Law Students - Free
Please select attendance preference (in-person or live webinar) when registering for these events. In-person attendance will take place at the ISBA Building (625 E. Court Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309).
If attending via the live webinar, any materials related to this event, as well as joining instructions, will be sent via e-mail prior to the event. Please include an e-mail address when registering for this event. ISBA members, please make sure we have your most up-to-date e-mail address.
Sponsored by The Iowa State Bar Association Family and Juvenile Law Section