Program Description

Your Guide to Navigating the Court System in a Divorce Case

Much has been said about the issues discussed in divorce. But what about the procedure? Are you intimately familiar with all the “musts” and “must-not’s” of family court? Let our seasoned attorney faculty walk you through a detailed step-by-step instruction on the mechanics of a divorce case. Streamline your motions practice and explore new and time-tried discovery techniques. Get sample forms and tactical tips to make your next case go more smoothly for you and the client. Register today!

Course Content

  1. Divorce Case Intake and Pre-Litigation Tactics
  2. Commencing Divorce Action
  3. Discovery Procedure
  4. Ethics
  5. Pre-Trial Motions Practice and Settlement Strategies
  6. Trial of a Divorce Case
  7. Enforcement and Post-Trial Modifications


Beth Wiberg Barbosa, Hellmuth & Johnson

Naomi S. Garfinkel, Garfinkel Marsh LLC

Zachary P. Marsh, Garfinkel Marsh LLC

This divorce law course is designed for attorneys. Paralegals may also benefit from attending.