Child Support Enforcement

This course is sponsored by UNC School of Government, and Office of Indigent Defense Services.

This full-day seminar provides training for attorneys who represent alleged contemnors in child support enforcement proceedings. The seminar will begin with sessions on the requirements for civil and criminal contempt and the dispositional alternatives available to the trial court.  It continues with presentations on understanding the state and federal regulations, community resources for your clients, and advocacy in child support contempt cases. The seminar also includes a one hour ethics session.
 

This course, originally scheduled for Friday, January 19, has been rescheduled to Thursday, March 1.  If you registered for the January course and wish to attend the March 1 rescheduled date, you need take no further action - your registration automatically transfers.  If you do not wish to attend the March 1 rescheduled date, you may seek a full refund by notifying Tanya Jisa at jisa@sog.unc.edu no later than Thursday, February 15.


The registration deadline is February 19 at 5 p.m.

If you have questions or would like additional information, please contact Tanya Jisa at jisa@sog.unc.edu 

Additional information

Hotel Information:  A block of rooms has been reserved at the Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill.  The rate is $80 per night and includes a full hot breakfast, high speed wireless internet and local shuttle service.  To reserve a room online please visit www.hiexpress.com/chapelhillnc and use the group code BSA. To reserve a room by phone please call the hotel directly at 919.489.7555, provide your arrival/departure dates and the group code BSA.  Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel reservations.  The reservation deadline for the group rate is February 19.  After this date guests will be accommodated on a space-available basis and may not be able to obtain the group rate.

Attendees: Public defenders and private attorneys who perform a significant amount of appointed work

Teaching Methods: Interactive lecture

General5.00 hrs
Ethics1.00 hrs
Total6.00 hrs
  • Chapel Hill, NC
    March 1
    UNC School of Government
    Knapp-Sanders Building
    400 South Road
    Chapel Hill, NC 27514
    View Cancellation Policy
    Course participants who cancel their registration on or before February 14, 2018 will receive a full refund. Those who cancel on or before February 21, 2018 will receive a full refund, less a $25 cancellation fee. No refund will be made for cancellations made after February 21, 2018. All cancellations must be submitted in writing, as outlined in the School’s cancellation policy.
    View Hotel Information

    A block of rooms has been reserved at the Holiday Inn Express Chapel Hill.  The rate is $80 per night and includes a full hot breakfast, high speed wireless internet and local shuttle service.  To reserve a room online please visit www.hiexpress.com/chapelhillnc and use the group code BSA. To reserve a room by phone please call the hotel directly at 919.489.7555, provide your arrival/departure dates and the group code BSA.  Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel reservations.  The reservation deadline for the group rate is February 19.  After this date guests will be accommodated on a space-available basis and may not be able to obtain the group rate.

    Private Assigned Counsel, Contract Attorneys, and other non-IDS employees

    $160.00

    IDS employees and fellowship recipients only

    $0.00
For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar
919.966.4414
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

Tanya Jisa

Program Manager
919.843.8981
Austine Long
Program Attorney, Indigent Defense Education