Family Law Brochures

Family Law Brochure

Parenting Plan

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Legal Assistant Handbook - Bay County

Legal Assistant Handbook - Outer Counties

Attachments 1-9 - Bay County

Attachments 1-9 - Outer Counties

NOTICE OF LIMITATION OF SERVICES PROVIDED

THE PERSONNEL IN THIS FAMILY LAW COURT STAFF PROGRAM ARE NOT ACTING AS YOUR LAWYER OR PROVIDING LEGAL ADVICE TO YOU.

FAMILY LAW COURT STAFF ARE NOT ACTING ON BEHALF OF THE COURT OR ANY JUDGE. THE PRESIDING JUDGE IN YOUR CASE MAY REQUIRE AMENDMENT OF A FORM OR SUBSTITUTION OF A DIFFERENT FORM. THE JUDGE IS NOT REQUIRED TO GRANT THE RELIEF REQUESTED IN A FORM AND THE JUDGE CANNOT GIVE YOU LEGAL ADVICE.

THE PERSONNEL IN THE FAMILY LAW COURT STAFF PROGRAM CANNOT TELL YOU WHAT YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS OR REMEDIES ARE, REPRESENT YOU IN COURT OR TELL YOU HOW TO TESTIFY IN COURT.

FAMILY LAW COURT STAFF SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE TO ALL PERSONS WHO ARE OR WILL BE PARTIES TO A FAMILY LAW CASE.

THE INFORMATION THAT YOU GIVE TO AND RECEIVE FROM THE FAMILY LAW COURT STAFF IS NOT CONFIDENTIAL AND MAY BE SUBJECT TO DISCLOSURE AT A LATER DATE. IF ANOTHER PERSON INVOLVED IN YOUR CASE SEEKS ASSISTANCE FROM THIS PROGRAM, THAT PERSON WILL BE GIVEN THE SAME TYPE OF ASSISTANCE THAT YOU RECEIVE.

IN ALL CASES, IT IS BEST TO CONSULT WITH YOUR OWN ATTORNEY, ESPECIALLY IF YOUR CASE PRESENTS SIGNIFICANT ISSUES REGARDING CHILDREN, CHILD SUPPORT, ALIMONY, RETIREMENT OR PENSION BENEFITS, ASSETS OR LIABILITIES.