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A View from the Bench: How to Navigate a Specialized Docket
This three-credit hour seminar aims to help attendees develop best practices in their advocacy work before any of Cuyahoga County’s various specialty-docket courts and other courts, including the mental health, veterans, drug and re-entry courts, and more. Led by the administrative and presiding judge of the Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court, distinguished judges and speakers from the special-docket courts and other courts, the discussion will cover a wide range of topics pertinent to their respective programs, including eligibility, local rules, practice fundamentals and pointers, roles and responsibilities of attorneys, participants, staff and third parties, and more.
Moderated and organized by Judge John J. Russo, Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court
- Judge Hollie L. Gallagher | Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Court, Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court
- Judge Michael E. Jackson | Veterans Treatment Court, Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court
- Molly Leckler | Drug Court & Recovery Court Coordinator, Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court
- Judge Nancy Margaret Russo | Re-Entry Court, Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court