Recorded on October 17, 2023
In times of crisis, women fleeing abusive situations often require immediate family court orders to ensure the safety of themselves and their children. One way to do this is by filing an emergency motion, also known as an "ex parte" motion.
- explains emergency motions, including what they are and how long they last
- the process for getting an emergency order, including evidentiary requirements
- how to effectively support your clients during this challenging process
Min Jin, Staff Lawyer, Luke's Place
Phebe Quaye, Program Manager, Luke's Place
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