Announcements and News - Parent Representation

Commission on Parental Legal Representation
Family Court Mandated Representation Listserv [Word]

January 7, 2020
Upstate Model Parent Representation Office Grant Recipient Announced [pdf]

June 21, 2019
Upstate Model Family Representation Office Questions and Answers [pdf]

May 24, 2019
ILS Releases Upstate Model Family Representation Office RFP [pdf]

May 22, 2019
Public Hearings on Financial Eligibility for Assignment of Counsel in Family Matters

January, 2019
2019 Commission on Parental Legal Representation Interim Report [pdf]
2019 Report of the Family Court Advisory and Rules Committee [pdf]

April 11, 2018
NYS Parent Attorney Perspectives Podcast 2: Practice Tips for Improving Parenting Time[mp3]
Podcast 2 Materials:
Cover and Materials List [pdf]
CFR Cornerstone Advocacy for Solo Practitioners Visiting [pdf]
CFR Small Adjustments Visiting [pdf]
CFR Order to Show Cause and Affirmation In Support [pdf]
Hiscock Notice of Motion to Modify and Supporting Affidavit and Affirmation pdf]

February 28, 2018
ILS / NYSDA 2018 Families Matter Conference Agenda [pdf]
2018 Ella B. Family Justice Award Announcement [pdf]
2018 Ella B. Family Justice Award Nominating Form [pdf]

November 22, 2017
New York State Parent Attorney Perspectives Podcast #1: Statewide Family Visiting Policy for Children in Foster Care, 17-OCFS-ADM-14 [mp3]

October 5, 2017
Family Visiting Policy for Children in Foster Care
ILS Announcement of OCFS Policy [pdf]
OCFS Administrative Directive October 5, 2017 [pdf]

April 18, 2017
Questions and Answers For Parent Representation RFP [pdf]

March 20, 2017
ILS Releases RFP for Upstate Model Parental Representation Office [pdf]

Coming October 14-15, 2016
Families Matter 2016, Albany Hilton [pdf]

January 4, 2016
New Family Law Legislation [pdf]

November 06, 2015
ILS Releases Parental Representation Standards [pdf]

October 6, 2015
NYLJ: Family Court To Get Advice On Issues Of Immigration [pdf]

April, 2015
ABA Publishes Why Gather Data On Parent Representation? [pdf] by ILS Staff Angela Burton and Andrew Davies

July, 2013
Parent Representation in Child Protection Proceedings Standards and Best Practices Workgroup Convenes