Wells Conference


    The 10th Annual Wells Conference on Adoption Law:

    We Are Not All the Same:
    Meeting Children’s Individual Needs through Law, Policy, and Practice Reform

    Date: Thursday, March 6, 2014
    Time: 8:45 am - 4:30 pm
    Capital University Law School
    303 East Broad Street
    Columbus Ohio 43215
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    The National Center for Adoption Law and Policy, in collaboration with Capital University Law Review, is pleased to sponsor the 10th Annual Wells Conference on Adoption Law. Each year the Wells Conference attracts  professionals and academics who are pioneers and innovators in the fields of child welfare and adoption law.

     Our speakers this year include:

    • Randi Mandelbaum, Clinical Professor of Law, Rutgers-Newark School of Law
    • Sarah McCarthy, Kirkland & Ellis Fellow, The Children’s Law Center of New York
    • Dawn Post, Co-Borough Director, The Children’s Law Center of New York
    • Dr. Roger Sherman, Research Consultant, The Children’s Law Center of New York
    • Scott Trowbridge, Staff Attorney, American Bar Association Center on Children and the Law
    • Gloria Whittico, Assistant Professor of Law, Regent University School of Law
    • Jeffrey Parness, Professor Emeritus, Northern Illinois University College of Law
    • Adam Pertman, President, Donaldson Adoption Institute

    For full agenda click here.

    6.5 CLE and CEU credits have been awarded for this conference.

    We hope that you will join us!  

    Registration Fee:
    $75.00 - Attorneys Seeking CLE credit
    $60.00 - Government/Non-profit Attorneys Seeking CLE credit
    $50.00 - All others


    For questions about the conference, please contact:
    Denise St. Clair
    Executive Director
    National Center for Adoption Law & Policy Capital University Law School