Careers in Child Law
These principles and standards promote judicial excellence in child abuse and neglect proceedings throughout the country.
NCFCJ's guidelines describe key elements of properly conducted court hearings, the requirements of juvenile and family courts in fulfilling the role placed upon them by federal and state laws, and how court calendars can be efficiently managed.
Promote quality legal representation of children and uniformity of practice in child abuse and neglect proceedings.
Promote quality representation and uniformity of practice throughout the country for parents’ attorneys in child abuse and neglect cases.
Promote the quality of child welfare agency representation and uniformity of practice throughout the country.
The ABA House of Delegates meets twice a year at the ABA midyear and annual meetings. Except in rare cases, only the House can approve ABA policy. Approved policies can be cited as official policy of the ABA.
- Abuse and Neglect
- Child Custody and Support
- Foster Care and Adoption
- Juvenile Justice
- Uniform Acts and Conventions