Order Appointing Guardian Ad Litem Attorney And CLC Custody Advocates {CCF-42} | Pdf Fpdf Doc Docx | North Carolina

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Order Appointing Guardian Ad Litem Attorney And CLC Custody Advocates {CCF-42} | Pdf Fpdf Doc Docx | North Carolina

Order Appointing Guardian Ad Litem Attorney And CLC Custody Advocates {CCF-42}

This is a North Carolina form that can be used for Mecklenburg (District 26) within Local County.

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STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICEError! Reference source not found . DISTRICT COURT DIVISION COUNTY OF MECKLENBURG FILE NO.: ___-CVD-___________ ) Plaintiff, ) ) ) ORDER APPOINTING vs. ) GUARDIAN AD LITEM -ATTORNEY and ) CLC CUSTODY ADVOCATES ) ) Defendan t ) _________________________________ ) This matter was heard to consider custody and visitation issues concerning the following child(ren): , born ; , born ; , born ; and , born . It is in the child(ren)s best interests, and expedient to the administration of justice that a gua litrdiaemn- ad attorney and Custody Advocate be appointed to represent the child(ren). The Childrens Law Center is a private, non-profit organization which represents children in legal proceedings and operates the Custody Advocate Program which assigns attorneys and lay persons to represent children in custody and visitation cases. NOW, THEREFORE, IT IS ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED that: 1. Pursuant to Rule 17 (b)(3) of the North Carolina Rules of Civil Procedure, , an attorney at the Childrens Law Center, is hereby appointed as the guard litianem ad-attorney for the child(ren) named above. shall serve as the CLC Custody Advocate(s). 2. The guardian ad litem-attorney and CLC Custody Advocate shall represent the child(ren)s best interest in all custody and visitation matters and, at the Courts discretion, any cuppohild srt issues. Their responsilitibies shall include without limitation, the following: a. To receive, review or copy documents concerning the child(ren), whether or not the document is otherwise confidential; b. To investigate and determine the facts, the child(ren)s needs and the resources available to meet those needs and to present that information at Court hearings; c. To appear at all Court hearings and represent the child(ren)s interests by examining and cross- examining witnesses, otherwise presenting evidence and making arguments to the Court; d. To collect and present to the Court, to aid in custody and visitation determinations all available reports, evaluations, and other information regarding the child(ren); 3. The guardian ad litem-attorney and CLC Custody Advocate are further authorized to review and receive all information, records and reports concerning the child(ren) and the parties to this action, including medical and educational, wherever located, whether confidential or not, that may in their opinions be relevant to this action. CCF-42 <<<<<<<<<********>>>>>>>>>>>>> 24. All agencies and the parties are hereby ordered to cooperate with the guardia litnesm a-adttorneys and CLC Custody Advocates appointed herein in the fulfillment of these responsibilities. 5. The guardian ad litem-attorney and the CLC Custody Advocate shall not disclose any information about the child(ren) or the child(ren)s family except to the extent necessary to fulfill the duties and responsibilities imposed by this Order. 6. This appointment shall continue throughout the minority of the child(ren) or until further order. 7. The parties shall pay a retainer of $ by (date) to the CLC at 404 East Trade St., Charlotte, NC 28202 to be apportioned in the following manner: Defendant shall pay $ Plaintiff shall pay $ -or-  The court has determined that the parties are not financially able to pay ongoing fees for the services of the Custody Advocate Program. Each party shall p$25.ay 00 within the next three months to the Childrens Law Center as his or her total obligation. 8.  Once the retainer has been exhausted, fees calculated at a rate of _____ per hour shall be paid periodically whenever a statement and fee affidavit are presented to the parties by the Custody Advocate Program. All fees will be subject to review and enforcement by this court. This the day of , 20__ _________________________________________ D istrict Court Judge Presiding cc: Plaintiff Defendant CLC CCF-42

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