Timothy Coughlin – NHAJ Family Law Forum Brochure 2008

2008 NHTLA Family Law Forum:
“Shot Through the Heart”

February 14, 2008
C.R. Sparks (The Event Center) Bedford, NH
8:30 – 9:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast

“Bring Me All Your Lovin’”

9:00 – 9:05 Introductory Remarks

“The Best is Yet to Come”

• Timothy C. Coughlin, Esquire, Moderator
Coughlin, Rainboth, Murphy & Lown (Portsmouth)

9:05 – 9:50 Fault, Alimony and Proving Both –

“Where Do Broken Hearts Go?”

• Ronald J. Caron, Esquire
Brennan, Caron, Lenehan & Iacopino (Manchester)

9:50 – 10:40 Developments in the Law of Child Support and Alimony:

“Don’t Leave Me This Way, Babe”

• L. Jonathan Ross, Esquire
Wiggin & Nourie, P.A. (Manchester)

10:40 – 10:55 Morning Break

“Just Breathe”

10:55 – 11:45 Temporary Hearings and Custody Disputes:

“Love is a Battlefield”

• William E. Boc, Esquire
Wyskiel, Boc, Tillinghast & Bolduc (Dover)

11:45 – 12:35 Inheritances, Trusts, and the Marital Estate

“Somewhere Out There”

• Chuck Douglas, Esquire
Douglas, Leonard & Garvey (Concord)

12:35 – 1:35 Lunch (On Your Own)

“I Wanna Be — All By Myself”

1:35 – 1:50 A Brief View from the Bench:

“Grand Master Flash”
“Straight From the Heart”

• Honorable ___________________
Marital Master

• Honorable ___________________
Marital Master
1:50 – 2:40 Discovery, Trial Preparation and Winning at Trial

“People Get Ready”

• Jeanmarie Papelian, Esquire
McLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton (Manchester)
2:40 – 3:30 Client Control, Mediation and Settlement

“Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I’m Yours”

• William E. Brennan, Esquire
Brennan, Caron, Lenehan & Iacopino (Manchester)
3:30 – 3:45 Afternoon Break

“Every Breath You Take”
3:45 – 4:30 A Longer Look from the Bench:

“More Than Words”
“Save the Best for Last”

• Honorable __________________
Marital Master

• Honorable __________________
Marital Master
• Note: The Marital Masters listed in this program have been invited to participate for the entire day, judicial responsibilities permitting, so that their involvement will not be limited to the above times, and will instead be welcomed and encouraged throughout the seminar.
Continuingly mindful of the increasing number of family law practitioners within its ranks, the NHTLA, renowned as the expert in CLE programs in New Hampshire, offers this now annually held seminar involving divorce and family law issues. The speakers are all experienced and highly regarded New Hampshire practitioners. In addition, Marital Masters will be on hand to listen to the program, offer their comments, and provide an invaluable forum to answer questions from the registrants.

This unique program will present a day-long, in-depth analysis of topical issues in the practice of domestic relations. Attendance at this annual CLE has in the past been very high and this CLE has been extremely well received and evaluated by the attendees. Registrants will receive valuable forms, helpful discovery materials and various selected pleadings in order to maximize this constructive learning opportunity. While the practice pointers are presented, counsel and participants will discuss the topics in-depth and the Marital Masters will remark upon the presentation.

You will receive helpful information and instructive strategies on handling such issues as changes in the law of child support, alimony and miscellaneous child-related expenses; effectively representing clients involved in fault based proceedings and applying the statutory factors of asset distribution; investigating and discovering the assets and incomes of parties and appropriately using experts; and how to effectively implement mediation. Other areas of discussion include how to effectively represent parties at temporary hearings and how to gauge the incidence of inherited wealth and potential future inheritances when considering the distribution of the marital estate.

This seminar is a must for all domestic practitioners, whether seasoned trial lawyers or less experienced family law attorneys.