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Adult Guardianships in Maryland – Court Appointed Attorney Training


Handling a guardianship case in Maryland can be challenging, even for experienced practitioners.  New Maryland Rules, effective January 1, 2018, will help streamline the guardianship process.  Attend Adult Guardianships in Maryland – the New and Improved Process and learn how to handle a guardianship case from the initial petition through the hearing and beyond.  This training is intended to comply with the requirements of Maryland Rule 10-106(b)(1)C) and the Maryland Guidelines for Court-Appointed Attorneys in Guardianship Proceedings.

Overview of  Guardianship Law in Maryland
Angela B. Grau, Esq. Davis, Agnor, Rapaport & Skalny, LLC

Understanding Disabilities and Diminished Capacity
Carole Giunta, Ph.D. Licensed Psychologist

Alternatives to Guardianship – Advance Directives, Powers of Attorney, Health Surrogates, Special Needs Trusts
Jason Frank, Esq. Frank, Frank & Scherr, LLC
Margot E. Roberts, Esq. Guardianship Case Manager, Circuit Court for Baltimore County

The Role of the Court-Appointed Attorney/ Representing the “Alleged Disabled Person”
Carolyn S. Malinowski, Esq. Senior Attorney, Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service

Ethics & A View from the Bench
The Honorable Patrick L. Woodward Court of Special Appeals

Representing Family Members: Adult Children with Aging Parents, Siblings, Parents of Adult Children with Disabilities
Ellen A. Callegary, Esq. & James Silver, Esq. The Law Offices of Ellen A. Callegary, P.A.

Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation
Deborah Riley, LCSW-C, NMG Baltimore County Department of Aging

Course Level
Professional Area of Focus
Elder Law
Disability Law
CLE Field of Study
Continuing Education Legal Credit
Angela Grau Carole Giunta Jason Frank Margot Roberts Carolyn Malinowski Patrick Woodward Ellen Callegary Deborah Riley
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Adult Guardianships in Maryland – Court Appointed Attorney Training