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Family Law Section

We hope everyone is having a safe and enjoyable summer!  As the Family Law Co-Chair torch is passed to us, we wanted to acknowledge the hard work, dedication and leadership of our outgoing Co-Chair, Chris Roberts. Thank you, thank you, thank you for all that you have done for the Family Law Section over the past year!
     We’ve been hard at work planning a spectacular year to come for our Section.  Please SAVE THE DATE for the following events, CLEs, programs and meetings which have been scheduled for the upcoming “bar year” for the Family Law Section:

September 22, 2016 
October 20, 2016
November 17, 2016 **5:00 p.m. in Courtroom 1; (Family Judges’ Roundtable)
January 19, 2017
February 16, 2017
March 16, 2017 **5:00 p.m. in Courtroom 1; (Family Law Magistrates’ Roundtable)
April 20, 2017 
*** Please note that all FL Section Meetings are approximately 1 hour long and will take place at 5:30pm in the Bar Office, CLE Classroom, except as otherwise noted. 

     Stay tuned for details in the September Newsletter on our upcoming CLEs! 

Fall Happy Hour – November 17, 2016, following the Family Judges’ Roundtable, location TBD 
Holiday Party – TBD in December 
Spring Happy Hour – March 16, 2017, following the Family Law Magistrates’ Roundtable, location TBD 
End of Year Dinner/Practitioner of the Year Award – TBD in May or June 2017
     Finally, we wish to congratulate again Cheryl Hepfer on her well-deserved receipt of the Family Law Practitioner of the Year Award at our End of Year Dinner, which took place on May 31, 2016. We’d also like to thank Donna Van Scoy for organizing and planning the extremely well-attended dinner. A good time was had by all and we look forward to it becoming an annual event!


Sandra A. Brooks
Christina M. Hughes
Heather R. Sweren


Meeting Dates

September 22, 2016
October 20, 2016
November 17, 2016*
January 19, 2017
February 16, 2017
March 16, 2017*
April 20, 2017

*5PM; Courtroom 1

Meetings are held at 5:30p.m. in the CLE Classroom of the Bar Association building, unless otherwise noted.

Social Events

November 17, 2016 -- Fall Happy Hour (following Family Judges' Roundtable, location TBD)
Holiday Party -- TBD in December
March 16, 2017 -- Spring Happy Hour (following Family Law Magistrate's Roundtable, location TBD)
TBD (May or June 2017) -- End of Year Dinner/Practitioner of the Year Award

CLE Seminars

None Currently Scheduled