Custody and Placement in Your Family Law Case is a video designed for self-represented litigants going through custody and placement disputes in Wisconsin. Information about issues that rise in these types of disputes and the types of factors that judges consider in deciding custody and placement are presented from the perspectives of a Family Court Commissioner, Guardian ad Litem, and Family Court Counselor.
This video will give you a demonstration of what to expect during your divorce trial. The roles of the judge, court reporter, bailiff and the parties will be explained. This video is intended to educate parties in a divorce action who are not represented by an attorney.
“Moving On,” a 14-minute video, produced by Dane County Bar Association Delivery of Legal Services Committee, is designed to assist pro se litigants in navigating the divorce process. The video explains when starting a divorce action pro se may be inappropriate, such as in cases of domestic violence or where there are significant property issues. In these situations individuals are urged to obtain legal representation.