Competency Complications Conversation: An Examination of the New Child Competency Statute

A new law regarding children’s competency went into effect July 9, 2021. A panel of attorneys from West Virginia Public Defender Services Juvenile Law Task Force, Teresa McCune, Joshua Edwards, and Ashley Batten​, will lead a discussion about some of the most complex issues attorneys representing children have faced while navigating the new st​atute, and possible solutions to those challenges. 


Location: Live via Zoom​; ​Register here

Date: Friday, October 15th, 2021​

Time: 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Price: Free​

Eligible for 1.2hrs of CLE credit. This course can be found on the ​state bar website here.