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Case Type Custody Skills Developed Client Interviewing/Courtroom Experience

Case #22-0048411

Client seeks representation at a custody hearing on August 23, 2022, at 2:00 pm before Hearing Officer Christine Godwin-Pierce, regarding her 5-month-old son. Opposing party is the child’s father. Client filed for custody in May 2022; there is no previous custody order. Client alleges that Father is incarcerated because of convictions for violent crimes such as assault, terroristic threats, harassment, etc. Client also alleges that Father physically disciplines his other children, and is concerned for their child’s safety. Client’s goal is to obtain sole physical and sole legal custody. A volunteer is needed to represent client at the upcoming hearing.