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Representing Domestic Violence Victims with Disabilities in the Age of COVID-19

  • December 10, 2020
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Zoom



The Pace Women’s Justice Center, Hope’s Door and the Westchester Women’s Bar Association are pleased to host a Continuing Legal Education Program presented by the WWBA Domestic Violence Committee
Representing Domestic Violence Victims with Disabilities in the Age of COVID-19
This program will focus on issues facing domestic violence victims with disabilities, and
how a disability may be a means of control by the abuser, as well as the unique challenges and
barriers to obtaining help, which may be exacerbated during the pandemic.


Jennifer DeCarli, Esq., LMSW, Assistant Commissioner for Family Justice Center and Outreach Mayor’s Office to End Domestic and Gender-Based Violence (ENDGBV))

Stacey Neumann, Esq., Director of Legal Services, Hope’s Door

Kathryn Carroll, Esq.


December 10, 2020


1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
(Registration mandatory for MMP members following the mandatory Moderate Means Panel meeting from 12:30pm to 1:00pm)


Zoom video conferencing (Zoom link will be sent prior to the start time of the program to all registrants)


$20.00 Members and Non-members
FREE for members of the Pace Women’s Justice Center Moderate Means Panel


1 credit hour in diversity and inclusion*


December 3, 2020 online at www.wwbany.org
or email executivedirector@wwbany.org

(Members of the Moderate Means Panel must register with Marian Genio, Esq. mgenio@law.pace.edu)  

FOR QUESTIONS CONTACT: Marian Genio, Esq. at mgenio@law.pace.edu


*CLE:  Pending approval by WBASNY in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board 1 credit hour in diversity and inclusion as specified, acceptable for transitional credit for established and newly admitted attorneys.  The Westchester Woman’s Bar Association is a chapter of the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York.  Full and partial scholarships for this program, based on financial needs, are available. Full scholarship for the $10 CLE certificate charge (maximum of 10 attendees) for this program are available for attorneys at non-profit organizations that provide direct legal service for victims of domestic violence.  For information and to apply, please contact WWBA President Lisa Margaret Smith at lisamsmith@rocketmail.com.  All requests are confidential.  The opinions expressed by any program presenter are the presenters’ own and do not reflect the official position of the WWBA or WBASNY.

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