YLC Participation in ABA Presidential Showcase

August 5, 2010

Staff Attorney Corene Kendrick and Board Member Michael Dale were among the speakers participating in a Presidential Showcase presentation on August 5, 2010, at the American Bar Association’s annual meeting in San Francisco. The panel, “Enforcing a Right to Counsel for Children: The Time is Now” explored the role that a lawyer should play for a child in dependency court under the ABA Model Rules of Professional Responsibility, and what barriers exist to allowing lawyers to represent children.