• Live In-Person

Current Issues for Child Advocates 2020

Choose option(s) from grid below and click "Register".

Registration Options

Make your selection and click the Register button above.
PBI Conference Center
5080 Ritter Road, Rossmoyne Exit, Rt. 15, Mechanicsburg PA, 17055
STARTFri., Apr. 17, 2020
8:30 AM
ENDFri., Apr. 17, 2020
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth* PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00

* = Ethics information has been integrated throughout this program. To receive ethics credit, you must attend the entire course.


Join the PBA Children’s Rights Committee and PBI for an integrated experience designed to help you become a more effective advocate for children, youth, and families.

Designed specifically for juvenile delinquency and dependency practitioners!

Designed for everyone whose cases include delinquency or dependency matters, this annual event offers a complete summary of significant case law and legislative developments, exposure to up and coming trends, and effective strategies for best representing your juvenile clients.

Take advantage of phenomenal networking!

Meet and mingle with GALs, judges, advocates, children and youth solicitors, social workers—and other professionals who represent Pennsylvania’s children. Build your professional network and make lasting contacts.

Cast Your Vote for Child Advocate of the Year
Presented at the luncheon, this award recognizes an attorney or judge who has made a significant contribution to advancing the rights and legal representation of children. To cast your vote, please contact Louann Bell, PBA Committee Relations Coordinator, 800-932-0311, ext. 2276, or Louann.Bell@pabar.org.

All attendees will receive the course book as a digital download. A printed copy of the course book is available, at a discount to attendees, for $40. Additional copies are available at full price. If you wish to purchase the printed version of the course book, please call PBI Customer Service at 800-932-4637. Printed versions of the course book will not be distributed at the course; please allow up to two weeks after the program for the printed versions of the course book to be shipped.

Program Sponsor:  PA Bar Association Children’s Rights Committee

Practice Areas


Marisa K. McClellan Esq. Dauphin County Social Services for Children & Youth
Hon. Jennifer Staley McCrady Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.