Mental health and social service professionals can provide valuable insight into the issues that people face in family court. Lawyers and Counselors, however, can be anything from exceptional allies to arch enemies. Learn how to work effectively with mental health professionals as a family law attorney and a Guardian ad Litem in divorce and child custody cases. We will cover a variety of strategies and ideas to help you achieve positive outcomes in family court through successful professional collaboration.
Our speaker is Rachna Lien, Esq. of the Lien Law Firm.
Rachna is a dedicated family law attorney who believes strongly in interdisciplinary collaboration. She spent over 6 years working exclusively with survivors of sexual and domestic violence in family court before starting her own practice at The Lien Law Firm, LLC. Now, Rachna focuses her career on helping people work through family court conflicts with a strong focus on out-of-court negotiations and settlements. Rachna also does continuing education programs for mental health professionals works routinely with social service professionals as a Permanency Attorney with Missouri Department of Social Services, Children's Division.
Fee: $25 (free for Library Members and SLU Law Students and Faculty)
Qualifies for 1.2 MO CLE Credit.