June 18, 2019
June 19, 2019
June 25, 2019
Norfolk Probate & Family Court, 35 Shawmut Road, Canton, MA

A three-evening seminar designed to give attorneys the fundamental skills they need to effectively represent divorce clients. This comprehensive course will provide you with the substantive knowledge that you need to handle any divorce case.

For new attorneys who want to learn about divorce law or experienced practitioners who want a refresher course, this training is for you!

Family law judges, court personnel and experienced family law attorneys will take you step-by-step through the divorce process. You will learn what statutes, rules and laws govern divorce proceedings. You will learn how to prepare and file your complaint, motions, contempts, pre-trial and much more.

Speakers include (partial list):
Honorable Patricia Gorman – First Justice, Norfolk Probate & Family Court
Honorable George Phelan – Norfolk Probate & Family Court

Honorable Paul Cronan – Norfolk Probate & Family Court

Honorable Lee Peterson – Norfolk Probate & Family Court

Honorable Jennifer Allen – Middlesex Probate & Family Court

Richard Biller, Esq. – McLaughlin, Richards, Mahaney, Biller & Woodyshek, LLP

James Lukowiak, Esq. – Law Office of James D. Lukowiak

Michelle Raymond, Esq. – Doherty, Dugan, Cannon, Raymond & Weil, P.C.

Susan Rossi Cook, Esq. – Susan Rossi Cook Attorney & Mediator

COST OF TRAINING: The cost of this training is your commitment to take two family law cases from MetroWest Legal Services within the next year.  Use of office space, computers, mentors and other perks available to all Pro Bono Volunteers! For more information call or email Cheryl Palmieri at or 508-620-1830 ext. 243.
To register email Cheryl Palmieri at

PLEASE NOTE: The training is held over three evenings, June 18th, 19th, and 25th, 4:30-7:00 pm. Each evening will cover different topics.