Equity Partner Steven H. Everts will speak at the Arizona Psychological Association September 12, 2020. His topic will focus on Domestic Violence: The Intersection of Family Law and Psychology. The discussion will include the legal principles and definitions of domestic violence, including recent appellate caselaw, regarding parents and children in the context of the decision-making, parenting time, and orders of protection. It also involves application of these principles in responding to records requests informally and by subpoena dueces tecum, testifying by deposition or trial, expert witness testimony, mandatory reporting, working with DCS, and working with clients in preparation for legal proceeding.
Mr. Everts has practiced law for over 42 years and has represented and counseled thousands of clients in family law matters. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, a Board-Certified Specialist in Family Law by the Arizona State Bar, and a Board Certified Advocate in Family Trial Law by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. Mr. Everts has been selected for inclusion in Southwest Super Lawyers every year from 2010 to the present and Best Lawyers in America.