Episode 202 - Self-Represented Litigants

Lorne MacLean speaks specifically about self-represented litigants in family court. He gives some tips about what to do and what not to do. Go to any family court and you will find the dockets overflowing with cases involving parents in dispute over their property, money and children. In recent years the majority of these parents are self-represented, trying to navigate a complex and frustrating legal system on their own without a lawyer. In this ground-breaking episode Justice Brownstone and his guests, including a fellow judge, will tell you what you need to know if you are contemplating going to family court. This is a rare opportunity to hear about the procedures and rules of evidence that govern the way judges make decisions.
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