Family Law


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Summer 2021

PLS 330

Class Number: 2194
3 Units


This is a practice-oriented overview of family-law substantive law and procedure: child custody and visitation, property division, child and spousal support, alternative dispute resolution, domestic violence. It is designed to develop paralegal skills for conducting client and witness interviews, drafting routine pleadings, and understanding basic family-law procedure. Students will be introduced to psychological issues, high-conflict cases, developing sensitivity to clients, awareness of ethical issues and the legal system's capacities and limitations.




Course Fee: $899

One required Saturday session scheduled for June 19.

Remote learning will continue for summer 2021. This will be facilitated via our online platform iLearn and with Zoom.

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Class Number: 2194


Please note the Class Number. You will need it to register.

Refund Information

Refund Code Full Refund 75% Refund No Refund
CEL_ACSU Class dropped on or before June 7 Class dropped between June 8 and June 14 Class dropped on June 15 and beyond


Last Update: Apr 21, 2021 11:03am