Family Law Section Events


Annual Family Law Seminar
to be held in the Moot Court Room
S J Quinney Law School
June 7th 2019:



8:00-8:30             Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30-10:00          Night Shifts - Implications of Social Science for Overnights & Sharing Parenting with Young Children. Keynote Speaker: Dr. Richard A. Warshack (See Bio)

10:00-10:15         BREAK

10:15-12:00        Representing a Client Accused of Perpetrating Parental Alienation. Keynote Speaker: Dr. Richard A. Warshack


1:00-2:00            Legislative Rules and Case Law Update: Bart Johnsen of Parsons, Behle & Latimer (Case Law Update); Legislative AND Rules Update by Stewart Ralphs, Director of Legal Aid Society of Salt Lake, and Lauren Barros, LRB Family Law

2:00-2:45            Alimony; Navigating the Evolving Landscape: Panel discussion with Dani Hawkes of Hawkes Family Law, Karin S. Hobbs of Hobbs Mediation, Frederick N. Green of Rick Green Law, and the Honorable Douglas B. Thomas, Judge, Seventh Judicial District

2:45-3:00            BREAK

3:00 - 4:00:      Panel Discussion: Ethical Considerations in Custody Evaluations; Amy Hayes Kennedy of Dart Adamson & Donovan; Cassidy J. Medura of Jennings and Medura: Chris Wehl, Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist and Child Custody Evaluator

4:00 - 5:00: Best Practice Panel

Honorable Russell Y. Minas, Family Law Court Commissioner, Third Judicial District Court

Honorable T.R. Morgan, Family Law Court Commissioner, Second Judicial District Court

Honorable Keith Kelly, Judge, Third Judicial District Court

Honorable Michael Edwards, Judge, Second judicial District Court

To register: