Legal Connection: Domestic Violence Alliance

Domestic Violence Alliance

KCMBF/A's COVID Response: Historically, free CLE is only available to KCMBA member attorneys as a member benefit.  In order to meet the community's important needs due to the pandemic, KCMBF/A is offering the Domestic Violence Alliance seminar free to all attorneys. We encourage everyone to donate the suggested $25 to assist KCMBF in continuing to give more to the community and help educate those committed to ending domestic violence.

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23rd Annual Domestic Violence Alliance

Developed with KCMBF Domestic Violence Alliance Committee

Friday, October 23, 2020 • 9:00 AM – 2:40 PM
Webinar/Access link sent upon registration the week of the event

CLE Credit: Missouri – 6.0 / Kansas – 6.0
CLEE POST Credit: Missouri - 6.0

Cost: CLE credit is available for free for KCMBA members; free attendance for non-attorneys

DESCRIPTION
This seminar will focus on the role of evidence in domestic violence cases. This seminar includes sessions on collection of victim evidence in sexual assault, sexual assault evidence processing in the KCPD Crime Lab, forensic interviews of child victims and the role of the Child Advocacy Center (CAC) in supporting child witnesses of domestic violence. It will include a panel discussion by prosecution and defense in domestic violence cases and a view from the bench on evidence in court.

Co-Chair: Crissy L. Del Percio, Legal Aid of Western Missouri 
Co-Chair: Darren E. Korte, Family Court Division - Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri


To register, please fill out the registration form and mail to:
KCMBF
2300 Main St., Ste. 100
Kansas City, MO 64108

If you are a KCMBA member, please sign in to register.

If you would like to sponsor, please fill out the sponsorship form.


When
10/23/2020 8:45 AM - 2:50 PM
Where
Virtual Event
Sign in or create an account to register Registration ends 10/23/2020 3:00 PM (Central Daylight Time)
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One of KCMBF's three Legal Connection programs, Domestic Violence Alliance (formerly the Domestic Violence & Children Interdisciplinary Conference) is an annual day-long seminar held each October during Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  Under the leadership of KCMBF, various legal, social service, medical and law enforcement agencies across the Kansas City metropolitan area collaborate to plan, promote and attend the seminar aimed at providing essential interdisciplinary information, education and support to these crucial partners who support victims and work to eliminate domestic violence.


Thank you to the 2019 Sponsors!


Lunch Sponsor





Snack Sponsors

The Gordon Law Firm, LLC



Swag Sponsor


Jill M. Katz


For more information or to get involved please contact
Sharra Wagner at swagner@kcmbf.org or (816) 474-4322.