2nd Annual Mecklenburg County Bar Juvenile Law Section Conference


Friday, April 25, 2014 from 8:45 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center – Conference Rooms #270 and #271



CLE Credit:

5.5 Total Hours (4.25 General + 1.25 Mental Health/Substance Abuse)



$150 Attorney Rate

$90 Juvenile Law Section Member Rate

$75 Paralegal Rate

$30 District Administrator/No CLE Credit Rate



Charlotte Mecklenburg Govt. Center

600 East 4th Street, Room #270/271

Charlotte, NC 28202      


Special Info:

8:15 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Registration

8:45 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. CLE Training



Matt McKay, Juvenile Law Section Chair; Mitchell Feld, Juvenile Law Section Vice Chair; Hon. Donald Cureton, District Court Judge; and Drew Kukorowski, Council for Children’s Rights


8:45 am – 10:15 am: Early Intervention for Juvenile Delinquency Prevention: Understanding Your Client’s Needs

David Singleton, Director of Libraries for Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Barbara Cantisano, Early Literacy Coordinator for the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Dr. Bruce Taylor, Director of the Center for Adolescent Literacies

Angela Craig, Teen Services Coordinator and Teen Loft Manager for the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library


10:15 am – 10:30 am: BREAK


10:30 am – 12:00 pm: LGBTQ Youth in the Child Welfare System

Barbara Fedders, Co-Director, Youth Justice Clinic at the University of North Carolina School of Law


12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: Community Resources  – Time Out Youth

O’Neale Atkinson, Director of Youth Services at Time Out Youth


1:00 pm – 1:30 pm: LUNCH


1:30 pm – 2:45 pm: Vicarious Trauma: Recognizing & Managing Its Impact in Your Law Practice

Dr. Susan Campbell, Executive Director of Council for Children’s Rights


2:45 pm – 3:00 pm:  Closing Comments and Adjournment




Download Registration form here and return via:

Fax: 704/333-6209

Mail: 1123 South Church Street, Suite 103, Charlotte, NC 28203

Phone: 704/375-8624