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Columbus, OH 43229
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Successfully Resolve Your Clients' Family Law Issues
When families run into difficulties, they are dealing with highly emotional situations that may cloud their judgment and prevent them from making rational long-range decisions. As a family law attorney, it's your job to help clients through family law issues with knowledge, insight and compassion. Developing these skills and sensitivity can take years to perfect, but you can get the knowledge and techniques you need in just one day. Join us as we explore legal updates, procedural tips and problem solving strategies critical to family law success. Register today!
This basic-to-intermediate level program will provide topical insights, sample forms and important legal updates. This is a must attend for professionals who are new to the field, or who need a timely refresher.
including - Ethics: 1.00
This course has been approved by the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education for up to 6.0 self-study CLE credit hours, including 1.0 hour of attorney professional conduct instruction. No more than 12.0 hours of approved self-study CLE credit may be earned for a biennial reporting period.
NBI, Inc. is an IDFA-Registered CE Sponsor. The Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts (IDFA™) has accepted this program for 6.0 continuing education hours for successful program completion.
NBI, Inc. is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. NBI, Inc. is authorized by IACET to offer 0.60 CEUs for this program. At the end of the program, participants must complete a self-assessment in order to receive credit. 100% attendance is required. (Provider #1004558)
Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. Explain how recent legislative updates apply to ongoing divorce cases. 2. List various marriage dissolution options. 3. List at least three common ways of finding hidden assets. 4. Assess the merits of a custody arrangement for parents and children. 5. Forecast the immediate and future financial impact of an average divorce. 6. Distinguish between ethical and unethical practices. 7. List three examples of uncommon family law issues and how they might be resolved.
DMITRIY BORSHCHAK is the principal attorney of Dmitriy Borshchak, Attorney at Law, LLC, in Columbus, Ohio. He practices in the areas of corporate and business law, as well as family and divorce law. Within his family law practice, he assists clients in the areas of dissolution of marriage, prenuptial agreements, cohabitation agreements, spousal support (alimony), property division, annulments, legal separation, custody, relocation and contempt. Mr. Borshchak earned his bachelor’s degree from Ohio University and his J.D. degree from Capital University Law School.
SARAH J. DECKER-HALL is an attorney in the Dayton law firm of Fox & Associates Co., L.P.A. Her practice areas include family/divorce law, separation agreements, marital agreements, restraining orders, domestic relations, qualified domestic relations orders (QDROs), military divorce, alimony and spousal support, paternity, domestic violence, and annulments. Ms. Decker-Hall is the president of the Stanley Z. Greenberg Family Law Forum, and a member of the Dayton and Ohio State bar associations. She earned her B.A. degree from Capital University and her J.D. degree from Ohio Northern University Claude W. Pettit College of Law.
BILL DITTY, CPA/PFS/CFF, CVA, MAFF, CDFA, MSA, is president and owner of Ditty Financial Forensics, LLC. He has testified in court in the areas of divorce litigation, business valuations, separate property/hidden asset tracing, and associated forensic accounting analysis. Mr. Ditty has been qualified as an expert witness for cases in several Ohio counties. He is the president for the Southern Ohio Chapter of the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA). In his capacity as chapter president, Mr. Ditty provides and conducts continuing education seminars for valuation analysts and forensic accountants. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA), Institute of Divorce Financial Analysts (IDFA), National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA), and the Institute of Business Appraisers (IBA). Mr. Ditty earned his B.B.A. degree from Ohio State University and his M.S.A. degree from Central Michigan University.
STEVEN J. KOKENSPARGER is a partner with the Kokensparger Ryan Legal Group, where his areas of practice include family law, appeals and estate planning. Mr. Kokensparger is a former staff attorney for Judge Katherine S. Lias with the Franklin County Domestic Court, and he has written and spoken to numerous professional groups on his areas of practice, including discovery, visitation and domestic violence issues in financial divorce and custody proceedings. He has served as a panelist on the National Child Endangerment Panel organized by the National Office of Mothers Against Drunk Driving with funding from the U.S. Justice Department in Washington, D.C.; a panelist for the Ohio Attorney General's Office Victims Advocacy Training Seminars; and a panelist on ethics in child custody evaluations for the Ohio Psychological Association. Mr. Kokensparger earned his B.A. degree from Ohio University and his J.D. degree from The Ohio State University.
AMY M. MCKINLAY is a partner with the Columbus law firm of McKinlay Law Offices, LLC, where she practices exclusively in the area of family law. She is certified by the Ohio State Bar Association as a board certified specialist in family relations law. Ms. McKinlay has been named as an Ohio Super Lawyer Rising Star from 2005-2016. She is a member of the American Bar Association (Family Law Section), Ohio State Bar Association (Family Law Section) and the Columbus Bar Association (Family Law Committee). Ms. McKinlay earned her B.A. degree, summa cum laude, from Otterbein College; and her J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from Capital University Law School.
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