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

Published on February 27, 2012 | by LawNews

Prof. Andrew Schepard Discusses Lawyers Helping Litigants File for Divorce in The Wall Street Journal

 

Divorce-by-Form Riles Texas Bar

By Nathan Koppel

February 24, 2012

The Wall Street Journal

EXCERPT:

Nationally, court clerks’ offices increasingly are trying to help litigants by offering routine information about the steps to take to file or respond to a divorce, said Andrew Schepard, a family-law professor at Hofstra University School of Law. Family lawyers also volunteer to help out indigent litigants, he said, but “there aren’t enough pro-bono lawyers to go around.”

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