Complex Issues in Juvenile Court Practice XI

11th Annual Complex Issues in Juvenile Court Practice
Friday, November 2, 2018
CASA for Douglas County Training Center
2412 St. Mary's Avenue, Omaha, NE

Co-Sponsored by the Guardian Ad Litem Project, Inc.
and CASA for Douglas County

Seminar Fee 

$75.00, advance registration by October 26, 2018
$85.00, registration after October 26, 2018


8:15 am - 8:40 amRegistration
8:40 am - 8:45 amWelcome

Craig Dallon, Professor of Law
Creighton University School of Law
8:45 am - 9:45 amEverything You Wanted to Know About Ethics in Juvenile Court
(But Were Afraid to Ask!)

Mark Weber, J.D.
Nebraska Counsel for Discipline
9:45 am - 10:30 amJuvenile Case Law & Statutory Update

B. Gail Steen, J.D.
10:30 am - 10:45 amBreak
10:45 am - 11:45 amDealing with the Department: Part I
"By and with the assent of the court"

Chris Costantakos, J.D.
11:45 am - 12:00 pmUpdate re Unified Family Court System Pilot

Monica Kruger, J.D.
12:00 - 12:45 pmLunch
A vegetarian option will be available
12:45 pm - 2:45 pmIntersection of Brain Injuries & Cognitive Disabilities
in the Juvenile Justice World

Peggy Reisher, MSW
Executive Director, Brain Injury Alliance of Nebraska

Julie Smith, Re-entry Specialist
Nebraska Probation Administration - Juvenile Division
2:45 pm - 3:00 pmBreak
3:00 pm - 4:00 pmDealing with the Department: Part II
HHS Tort Liability for Misrepresentation or Deceit

Ryan Watson, J.D. and Liam Meehan, J.D.
4:00 pm - 4:45 pmOpioid Addiction & Treatment

Diana Meadors, M.A., L.M.H.P., L.A.D.C.
Director, BAART Clinic

Continuing Legal Education Credit

Nebraska has approved this seminar for 6.75 hours of CLE credit.
Iowa has approved this seminar for 6.75 hours of CLE credit.
Both include 1 hour of Professional Responsibility/Ethics credit.

Credit may also be requested from the Administrative Office of the Nebraska Supreme Court to meet the 3-hour annual Guardian ad Litem Training Requirement.

Activity Codes for Submission of CLE Credit:

Nebraska: 164285
Iowa: 307624

Purchase Juvenile Court Law and Practice

Thompson-Reuters will be offering a 20% discount on Juvenile Court Law and Practice 2018-19 ed. (Volume 4, Nebraska Practice Series). You will receive the discount code in your confirmation email. The promo code is only valid between Friday, October 12, 2018 and Friday, November 9, 2018.

The 2018-2019 edition of Juvenile Court Law and Practice by Christine P. Costantakos is available directly at Thomson Reuters.


Please contact Kimberly Thomas at or 402-932-5683 ext. 101