Recognizing, Evaluating, and Understanding Child Abuse, Neglect, Domestic Violence, and the Long-Term Effects
Special Issues in Custody and Representing Minors Series, Part 5 of 6
Topics to be Covered:
How do you recognize it?
What is and isn’t abuse?
When to report?
Who is required to report?
Effects of abuse long-term.
What if the reports of abuse are false?
Certified Family Law Specialist
Law Office of Robin M. Estes
Ms. Estes has been licensed to practice law since 1994. She is a Certified Family Law Specialist, certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialists. She was President of Sonoma County Women in Law for a two year term, has served on the Family Law Steering Committee and the Mental Health Committee. She volunteers as a Settlement Panelist for the Sonoma County Courts, for Legal Aid and for Sonoma County Legal Services Foundation. Ms. Estes is regularly appointed by the court to act as minor’s counsel. She also regularly acts as a Parenting Coordinator in parenting disputes. She is the recipient of the following awards, Sonoma County Legal Aid, Honored volunteer - 2013, Sonoma County Courts, Honored Volunteer for the Settlement Conference Panel Program -2010, Equal Access to Justice, Sonoma County Legal Aid 2002, Outstanding Attorney’s in the Classroom from Sonoma County Legal Services Foundation in 1997.