Un-arrange a Marriage: An Introduction to Family Law with a Focus on Forced Marriage
Friday, November 10, 2017 | 9:00 AM - 4:45 PM
This program provides an overview of New Jersey matrimonial law, covering the major steps of the divorce process — from filing the complaint to addressing issues of equitable distribution, child custody, child support and alimony, with a focus on arranged/forced marriage in New Jersey and the legal and ethical issues involved.
FREE for admitted attorneys in New Jersey who commit to representing an Unchained client pro bono as she flees from an arranged/forced marriage. If you intend to volunteer, please register online by October 31, and apply the promo code PROBONO371. Unchained will contact you with details about the volunteer process, and the fee waiver will be confirmed prior to the training.
NJ CLE Information: This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 8.1 hours of total CLE credit. Of these, 1.2 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism. This program also qualifies for NJ newly admitted CLE credit.
Ellen Gold | Attorney at Law | Clifton, NJ
Abed Awad | Awad & Khoury, LLP | Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
Kimberly Rennie | Ceconi & Cheifetz, LLC | Summit, NJ
Phyllis Klein | Donahue Hagan Klein & Weisberg, LLC | Morristown, NJ
Fraidy Reiss | Founder/Executive Director | Unchained At Last | Westfield, NJ
Rutgers Law School
Center for Law and Justice
123 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102
CLE: NJ: 8.1 (incl. 1.2 ethics) | NY: 8.0 (incl. 1.0 ethics) | PA: 6.5 (incl. 1.0 ethics)
Newly Admitted Lawyers Course