Incompetency and Adult Guardianship Proceedings for Clerks

  • Chapel Hill, NC


This course is offered through the North Carolina Judicial College. The course is intended for both clerks and assistant clerks of superior court and will cover issues that arise with incompetency and guardianship hearings. Topics will include the use of limited guardianship, legal representation of the respondent, procedural and evidentiary issues, judicial and medical determination of incapacity, public guardianship  and restoration. 

This course is for clerks who have experience with incompetency and guardianship proceedings or who have previously taken the course offered through the Administrative Office of the Courts entitled “Essential Skills for New Hearing Clerks: Incompetency Proceedings.”

Additional information

Agenda: Click here

Attendees: Clerks and Assistant Clerks of Superior Court

Credit: 15.75 hrs general CLE (tentative)

 Hotel: A courtesy block of rooms has been set up at the Hyatt Place – Chapel Hill/Southern Village.  The nightly rate of $119 (plus tax) includes free self-parking, complimentary high speed wi-fi, and a hot breakfast buffet. Booking details will be included in the confirmation email for admitted Clerks.

General15.75 hrs
Total15.75 hrs
  • Chapel Hill, NC
    April 23 - 25, 2025
    UNC School of Government
    400 South Road
    Knapp-Sanders Building
    Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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    Must apply
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Dale Zuckert

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

John Patrick Sherman

Program Manager, Courts Group
Albert and Gladys Hall Coates Distinguished Term Associate Professor of Public Law and Government