Basic Juvenile Case Law Update


Basic Juvenile Case Law Update

Presenter:  David Grimmett, Esq.

In juvenile court, you may find yourself serving as either a parent’s attorney or a Guardian ad Litem.  This CLE will review basic concepts of juvenile court law and how to best serve your client.  We will also review legislation in the best interest analysis in TPR cases.
This course has been approved for  1.20 hours of general CLE. 
Distance Learning courses require that the participant complete the registration and training pre-test, view the video presentation in its entirety, and then complete the post-test and CLE request form.
  • Partial credit is not given for distance learning courses
  • An attorney may take each course only one time for CLE credit.

To continue, complete the registration form below, answer the pre-test questions and click on "SUBMIT".  You will be directed to the video presentation.

Should you have any issues with the training, please contact the CIP Administrative Assistant at



Acknowledgment - Action required below

CLE credit for Distance Learning courses is based on both content and time spent viewing the course. In order to receive CLE credit for the course, I must complete and submit the training pre-test, view the course in its entirety, and complete the training post-test with the CLE submission request. (The CIP can monitor the amount of time spent on viewing the course. Partial CLE credit will not be submitted.)  Please initial below to acknowledge the viewing requirement.



Please provide the appropriate answer to the following questions.

1. It is reversible error to waive a GAL’s appearance at a TPR trial? 

2.  When a parent relinquishes custody to someone else, that parent also relinquishes superior parental rights unless one of the following occurs: