Trusts & Estates On Demand Program 4/10/21
Trusts & Estates On Demand Program 4/10/21

2021 Probate Minor’s Counsel Training Program

Presented by the Trusts & Estates Section.

Program Description

Because of the ongoing public health crisis, LACBA’s 2021 Probate Minor’s Counsel Training Program will be offered virtually as an On Demand webinar. Registrants will have up to 30 days after purchase to complete the program upon purchase, beginning April 10th, 2021. Please join us for a program for those new to Probate Guardianship as minor’s counsel and those seasoned practitioners.

Note that this is a required program for those practitioners who want to serve as Minor’s Counsel in the Probate arena.

Topics Include:

Nuts and Bolts of representing children in Probate Guardianship
-- How to Get the Child’s Voice Before the Court
-- Duty to / how to communicate with a minor client
-- Does your minor client want to testify, or not?
-- Various options to ensure a minor client’s voice is heard

Crossovers Between Probate Guardianships and Family Law
-- Pre-existing FL case when someone filing Probate guardianship -- Paternity in LG cases
-- Grandparent visitation (if no LG petition granted) / Former guardian visitation (after termination petition granted)

Primer on Special Education
-- Role of Minor’s counsel with Special Ed issues.
This program complies with the educational training requirements of Rule 7.1101 and satisfies local requirements the Probate Court.


Hon. Ana Maria Luna
Stefanie Bennett, Esq.
William Spiller, Esq.
David Friedman, Esq.
Amir Pichvai, Esq.
Carol Jung, Esq.
Sybil Burrell, Esq.

Duration & Credit Info

3 Hours of General CLE Credit, including Probate Specialization Credit.

This On Demand Program is a streaming video presentation. Upon Purchase, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to access the program and download the program materials PDF file. Once you have completed the program a certificate will be generated and emailed to you within 1-2 business days.

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Product Code: 041021TESOD

Discounted member price: 80.00
You could save: 27.3%