Certified Guardian, Court Evaluator and Counsel for AIP Training: Certification Program Approved by the Office of Court Administration

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Certified Guardian, Court Evaluator and Counsel for AIP Training: Certification Program Approved by the Office of Court Administration

Recorded On 12/10/2020

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COURSE DETAILS

Article 81 of the Mental Hygiene Law requires that persons wishing to serve as Court Evaluators or Certified Guardians receive training approved by the Office of Court Administration (OCA). This approved training program covers all the topics required by OCA. Some of the issues discussed include:

  • Duties, Responsibilities & Ethics of the Guardian of the Person and Property
  • Overview & Concepts of Article 81 and Comparison with Guardians Pursuant to SCPA Article 17 and 17A
  • The Court Evaluator: Duties, Responsibilities & Ethics
  • Final Accountings from a Surrogate’s Court Practitioner’s Perspective
  • Part 36 Rules of the Chief Judge
  • Identifying and Addressing Abusive, Exploitative and Criminal Behavior Against Seniors through Guardianship
  • Forensic Accounting & Recovering Misappropriated Funds
  • View From the Bench
  • Record Keeping & Reporting Requirements

 

FACULTY

Program Chair: Clifford A. Meirowitz, Law Offices of Clifford A. Meirowitz, PLLC;

FacultyCharles Barbuti, Law Office of Charles M. Barbuti, PC; Leona Beane, Law Offices of Leona Beane; Steven R. Finkelstein, Finkelstein & Virga, PC; Michele Lippa Gartner, NYS Office of Court Administration, Special Counsel for Surrogate & Fiduciary Matters; Alfreida B. Kenny, Law Offices of Alfreida B. Kenny; Tammy Lawlor, Miller & Milone; Hon. Mary Rosado, New York County Supreme Court; Frank Santoro, Farrell Fritz, PC; Wendy H. Sheinberg, Rivkin & Radler, LLP

CLE CREDITS

7.5 NY CLE Credits; 2 Ethics, 2 Skills, 3.5 PP

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

All Programs include 1 Affirmation and 1 Evaluation Form, and Course Materials.

To receive CLE credit for a program in Online Video Format:

Online Videos contain CLE codes that you must type into a supplied online affirmation form. Submit the online affirmation to the NYCLA CLE Institute to be issued a CLE certificate. We recommend that you watch the video as soon as possible.

We can only issue CLE credit if the law is still current.

Course Materials: You can download course materials on the Online Video webpage.

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