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Children’s Law Symposium: Protecting Children’s Rights in a Polarized Political Environment.

April 20 @ 7:50 am - 2:00 pm


Catholic Charities

Houston Volunteer Lawyer’s Association


Please join CHILDREN AT RISK for an informative and important symposium investigating protecting children’s rights in an increasingly politically polarized environment. At a time when the divisions between people and parties seem at their greatest, it is more important than ever for attorneys to have the tools to protect and aid our children. The 2018 Children’s Law Sympsosium is a tremendous opportunity to earn CLE credit while learning about cutting edge issues in immigration, foster care, education, juvenile justice, and more.

Where:  United Way, 50 Waugh Dr., Houston, TX 77007

When: April 20, 2018, 7:50 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Registration begins at 7:50, and the symposium kicks off at 8:20

CLE: 4.5 hours, including one hour of ethics


Speakers :

The Honorable Katrina M. Griffith, CPC Family Court

Children’s Immigration Law Academy

James Holtz,  Holtz Law Firm, P.C., Noted Advocate for Parents of Children with Disabilities

Mark Levin, Vice President of Criminal Justice at the Texas Public Policy Foundation and Right on Crime

Andy Canales, Director of Center for Social Measurement and Evaluation at CHILDREN AT RISK

Mandi Kimball, Director of Public Policy at CHILDREN AT RISK

Panel Discussion on Work-Service Balance: A Guide to Managing Pro-Bono

Register here.


April 20
7:50 am - 2:00 pm
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The United Way of Greater Houston
50 Waugh Dr
Houston, TX 77007 United States
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