Family

ADULT GUARDIANSHIP

STEP-BY-STEP VIDEO MANUAL An outline of the instructional videos is listed below. Click on any section to view a short instructional video. All documents described in the training videos can be found in the templates/pleadings section below. Intro to Adult Guardianship What is Guardianship and When is it Appropriate? Guardianship Definitions Types of Guardianship Who […]

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MINOR GUARDIANSHIP

STEP-BY-STEP VIDEO MANUAL An outline of the instructional videos is listed below. Click on any section to view a short instructional video. All documents described in the training videos can be found in the forms/templates section below. Description of the Case What is guardianship? When is guardianship appropriate? Who may act as guardian Step 1

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GUARDIANSHIP FOR IMMIGRANT FAMILIES

An outline of the instructional videos is listed below. Click on any section to view a short instructional video. All documents described in the training videos can be found in the templates/pleadings section below. POWERPOINTS Training Powerpoint GUIDES Guardianship Clinic Attorney Instructions Flowchart Safety Planning Guide for Undocumented Parents – English – For Public Safety

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GUARDIAN AD LITEM FOR MINORS

STEP-BY-STEP VIDEO MANUAL An outline of the instructional videos is listed below. Click on any section to view a short instructional video. All documents described in the training videos can be found in the forms/templates section below. Intro to Guardian ad Litem for Minors Program overview, case types and assignment Taking a case and initial

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GUARDIAN AD LITEM FOR ADULTS

STEP-BY-STEP VIDEO MANUAL An outline of the instructional videos is listed below. Click on any section to view a short instructional video. All documents described in the training videos can be found in the FORMS AND TEMPLATES section below. Always check www.cookcountyclerkofcourt.org for the latest versions of Court Forms. Intro to Adult GAL Types of

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DIVORCE

STEP-BY-STEP VIDEO MANUAL An outline of the instructional videos is listed below. Click on any section to view a short instructional video. All documents described in the training videos can be found in the templates/pleadings section below. Intro to Simple Divorce Preparing to File Petition for Dissolution of Marriage Necessary Documents Fees Filing Service Purpose

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CHILD REP

TRAINING SEMINAR If you would like to view the Child Rep training video, please click here. If you are interested in participating in this program and accepting appointments as a child representative through CVLS you MUST attend this training in person.The training will not be webcast. WRITTEN MANUALS Child Rep Manual Child Rep Resource Guide

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Adoption

There is no more rewarding and enjoyable of a case type to handle for an attorney than an adoption. But despite the often pleasant and cooperative proceedings, the adoption process can be paperwork intensive and complicated. Come hear from Phil Mohr, CVLS’ Deputy Director, and Tiffany Horstein, JEP Attorney, about the Ins and outs of an adoption matter. Bring your questions.

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Child Representative Training

Often in contested child custody cases in divorce or parentage court, the court or parties will seek the appointment of a child representative to assist in the custody determination. Learn the court process when a child representative is appointed and the role and duties of the child rep from our distinguished panel of presenters.

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