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Chancellor James F. Butler Family Law Seminar

December 3 @ 8:00 am - 4:45 pm


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Join West Tennessee Legal Services for it’s annual Chancellor James F. Butler Family Law Seminar. This year’s seminar will take place on December 3, 2021, from 8-4:45. The event will take place virtually on Zoom. Registration will be $75. Below is the schedule.

Those who wish to pay by credit card can reserve their tickets here, and those who wish to pay by check can reserve their tickets here.

8:00 a.m.  Welcome by Chancellor Jimmy Butler, retired

8:15 a.m.  “A New View From the Bench,” by Chancellor Steve Maroney

8:45 a.m.  “The Gray Divorce,” by Nancy Choate and Sara Barnett, Spragins, Barnett & Cobb, PLC

9:45 a.m.   BREAK

10:00 a.m.  “Trust Account Ethical Rules and Best Practices,” by Steven Christopher,  Deputy Chief Disciplinary Counsel, Board of Professional Responsibility

11:00 a.m.  “Recent Caselaw Update,” by Judge Carma McGee, Tennessee Court of Appeals

12:00 p.m.  LUNCH

12:30 p.m.  “Micro Aggressions in Bias,” by Terica Smith, Assistant District Attorney, 26th Judicial District, Child Support Enforcement

1:00 p.m.  “New Child Support Guidelines” by Daphne Davidson, Senior Associate Counsel, Department of Human Services

2:00 p.m.  “The UCCJEA — It’s Our Circus and Our Monkey!” by Heather Grewe, Crocker Carter Hall PLLC

3:00 p.m.   BREAK

3:15 p.m.  “Schools, Parents and the Best Interest of the Child,” by Debra Owen, Jackson, Shields, Yeiser, Holt, Owen & Bryant

4:15 p.m.  “Language Justice and Cultural Humility,” by Alex Camp, Camp and Camp Law Firm

4:45 p.m.   ADJOURN


December 3
8:00 am - 4:45 pm
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