We’re headed to the beach and hope you will join us! This weekend seminar is designed for attorneys who handle Family Law and Juvenile Cases. Experts will highlight the practice-based tools for managing the most complex cases in Domestic Practice. Give your opinion on upcoming proposed bills that will shape your practice in the years to come.
Perdido Beach Resort
Call the Perdido Beach Resort at 1-800-634-8001 to make your room reservation while our room block last. Rooms will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. Please identify yourself as part of CLE Retreat to the Beach 2017 - booking ID# 14346 to get our special rate. Our room block rate expires September 5th!
This session is being offered to attorneys wishing to maintain their status as a guardian ad litem in juvenile dependency cases. This 3 hour session will recertify attorneys for 2017. You must be currently certified to attend this course.
Registration Fee: $80 Course time is 8:25 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Registration is completed separately from Retreat to the Beach. Participants must register online at: http://conferences.alacourt.gov
The registration deadline is September 17. Registration after this date will have a late fee of $25.00.
Checks should be made payable to AJCFA and mailed to:
Alabama Judicial College/Mary Bass 300 Dexter Avenue Montgomery, AL 36104
Call the AOC for more information: 1-866-954-9411, ext. 7115
Friday, October 6
12:15 Registration and Sign-In
Presider J. Ronald Boyd
Boyd Fernambucq & Dunn PC
1:00 Case Law Update I
Law Offices of Joan-Marie Sullivan
2:00 Legislative Update
Penny A. Davis
Alabama Law Institute
3:00 Refreshment Break
3:10 Child Support Update and Use of Private Judges
Judge Julie Palmer
The Merrell Firm
3:40 Ethical Issues in Family Law
Robert E. Lusk, Jr.
Lusk Law Firm LLC
4:40 Cocktail Reception
Sponsored by the Family Law Section of the Alabama State Bar & Wayne L. Williams & Associates LLC
Saturday, October 7
8:00 Registration and Refreshments
Presider Wayne L. Williams
Wayne L. Williams & Associates LLC
8:30 State of the Court System
Chief Justice Lyn Stuart
Alabama Supreme Court
State Bar Update
President, Alabama State Bar
Family Law Section Update
President, Family Law Section, Alabama State Bar
9:00 Case Law Update II
10:00 Refreshment Break
10:10 Practice Tips in Family Law Cases
10:40 Juvenile Case Law Update
Department of Human Resources
11:10 Fifty Shades of Graying Divorces
J. Ronald Boyd