Ad Litem CLE

AVDA (Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse) and Houston Volunteer Lawyers present:

Service by Publication Pro Bono Legal Training

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: Assist victims of domestic violence through this FREE 2-HR CLE training.  Participants will be trained to serve as ad litem attorneys in cases where service by publication is required. Upon completion of this training your name is added to an approved list held by the family district courts and you may be appointed as an ad litem to locate and notify the absent respondent of the pending divorce or suit affecting the parent child relationship (SAPCR). Your service will allow legal aid organizations to proceed with divorces or child custody cases for indigent victims of abuse.

WHEN: September 18, 2014, 2:30-4:30PM

WHERE: United Way Building, 50 Waugh Dr., Houston

TO RSVP:  Contact Maisha Colter, Director of Litigation at AVDA at


**You will leave this training seminar with a flash drive that contains all the forms you need to file as an ad litem in a family case.  We make it easy!**

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