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The Role of a Guardian Ad Litem in Columbus Ohio and Central Ohio Courts

By:  Attorney Haley Holmberg A Guardian ad Litem (GAL) is either a private attorney or a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA). CASA participants play a role identical to a GAL but are community members that are extensively trained for the volunteer position. The role of the Guardian Ad Litem is to represent the best interests […]

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Juvenile Division of Domestic Courts in Columbus and Central Ohio

By:  Attorney Haley Holmberg The domestic courts of Ohio are divided into two subdivisions: Domestic Relations Division and Juvenile Division. The first decision to make when filing with the court is which subdivision you need to file in. The Juvenile Division hears all matters involving juveniles. A juvenile is defined as any individual under the […]

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