Prof. Andrew Schepard Discusses Child Custody Consultant Task Force in New York Law Journal

Andrew Schepard, Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Children, Families and the Law

Andrew Schepard’s “Law and Children” column appeared in the New York Law Journal on October 31. The topic is Mental Health Consultants and Child Custody Evaluations. The column summarizes a Discussion Paper of an Association of Family and Conciliation Courts on the subject for which he served as Reporter. Hillary Caspar, class of 2012 and a Child and Family Advocacy Fellow, served as one of two principal research assistants for the Task Force. She also assisted in the preparation of the column. Lauren Barth, class of 2011, was the other principal research assistant for the Task Force and a note she wrote published in the Family Court Review is prominently cited in the column.


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