March/April 2017 Issue Editors
Judy Toyer (convening issue editor)
Rinky S. Parwani
Consultant: Kari Petrasek
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Building trust and having good communication are essential for a successful relationship with a child client.
Try to be innovative and prepare new arguments for your juvenile defendants. Remember: Many juvenile clients will be your future adult clients.
Used properly, technology won’t take the human element out of lawyering—only the mundane processes.
In both abuse/neglect and custody cases, an attorney has the duty to fiercely defend and protect the rights of the child.
Child victims of other crimes may also be victims of human trafficking, specifically domestic child sex trafficking.
Attorneys defending young persons can significantly limit the impact of the school-to-prison pipeline.
What can you do as an attorney to ensure that schools provide actual avenues of protection for their students?
Delinquency proceedings can have a disparate impact on immigrant youth.
How can legal practitioners in the foster care system ensure that plans to treat a child with psychotropic medications are scrutinized for the child’s well-being?
You must structure data correctly, be able to quickly and completely retrieve it, and know when to destroy it.
Preventing Outlook breakdowns is key, but when things go wrong, you can tackle them yourself.
This article addresses rules designed to protect children from unintentional disinheritance.
These useful tools will help your firm execute its online marketing campaigns, improve performance, and track results.
When representing a child in tort litigation arising out of alleged trauma, keep in mind that the effects of trauma can be serious and long-term.
School disciplinary proceedings differ dramatically from court cases and often lack due process.
The growth of ombuds programs bears witness to the need for a broader type of dispute resolution.
No criminal defense lawyer wants a reputation for casually revealing client information in public.
The Road Warrior compares these two tablets to determine which is the better mobile device for lawyers on the go.
Successfully interviewing your child client ultimately depends on respect.
A host of free note-taking apps are rich in features and work across both iOS and Mac OS X devices. Find the best one for you.
Diligence in the legal profession is an ethical mandate that far exceeds pre-transaction research.
The 2017 Consumer Electronics Show presented a fascinating collections of gadgets, from 3-D printers to virtual reality devices to smart-home technology.
Learn more about this cloud-based e-discovery solution for attorneys.
Check out these ABA books, CLE packages, and web resources to help you when representing children.
Chair-Elect Stephen D. Williams previews the 2017–2018 Bar Year and its theme, “Building All Relationships.”
Learn about the numerous networking opportunities and outstanding CLE programs on offer this May in Scottsdale, Arizona, and ready your applications for the Division’s Diversity and Young Lawyers Fellowships.