Designed for less-experienced attorneys handling CPS cases who want to improve their litigation skills, the Children’s Commission’s Trial Skills Training will be taught virtually over Zoom on August 26, 2021 and September 1 and 2, 2021. The training is limited to 21 attorneys, evenly divided into three practice groups comprised of seven attorneys who represent DFPS, seven parents’ attorneys, and seven children’s attorneys.
The application deadline is midnight on Friday, April 23, 2021. This will be the final opportunity to participate in Trial Skills Training this year. For more information and to submit an application for the training, please visit the Trial Skills Training webpage.