Training and Tips for MVL Volunteers 


Managing Pro Bono Cases and Clients
Practical Skills for Managing Pro Bono Cases and Clients Materials & Video 

Family Law Resources

Post Decree Issues- Materials & Videos
Navigating the Post Decree Maze- Materials 
Anatomy of a Family Law Case- Materials 
Child Support Basics- Materials 
Effectively Representing Survivors of Domestic Violence by The Crisis Center- Materials & Video
Child Support Basics 101+- Materials & Video
DV in DR- Materials & Video
Procedural Process in Divorce- Materials & Video
How to Handle an Uncontested Family Law Case Materials & Video
Third Party Rights in Family Law Video

Denver Indian Center Resources
Federal Indian Law: A Brief Introduction by Troy A. Eid- Video & Materials 
An Overview of Applicability of ICWA in Colorado's Private Legal Actions Involving Non-Parents by Lisa Shellenberger- Video & Materials
Ethics and Lawyers for Tribes on ICWA And Other Matters by Brandy K.M Toelupe - VideoMaterials 

Ethical Resources
Ethical Considerations for Pro Bono Representation- Materials

Mediation Resources

Ethical Zoom Mediations- Video
Mediation Advocacy: Tips on How to Effectively Represent Clients During Mediation- Materials & Video

Powers of Attorney and Other Advance Planning Resources
Dealing with the New Norm in Basic Estate Planning- Materials & Video

Bankruptcy Resources
MVL Bankruptcy Basics- Materials & Video

Dipping your Toes into Bankruptcy- Materials & Video

Landlord-Tenant Resources
Eviction Training from the Colorado Law Poverty Project 2021- Materials & Video

Wills for the Underserved
Wills for the Underserved- Materials & Video 

Social Security Resources 
Mastering Your Insecurity–Representing Claimants in Social Security Matter- MaterialsVideo

Implicit Bias and Cultural Competency
Implicit Bias and Cultural Competency- MaterialsVideo

Many forms can be found at the Colorado Judicial Branch website.  Some MVL applicants are eligible to waive court filing fees so please take special note of JDF 205 Motion to File Without Payment and Supporting Financial Affidavit.


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