Attorneys and multi-disciplinary teams working cases with child victims face a myriad of issues, including those which raise ethical questions. This presentation will involve a review of rules governing the various professions involved in an MDT. We will talk through some factual scenarios to give participants a chance to think through these issues before they arise in the field.
1. Understand the rules to which various professions within a MDT adhere.
2. Anticipate the ways in which ethical issues can arise in child victim cases.
3. Develop a framework for addressing and documenting ethical issues and how these issues are resolved, to protect team members, child victims, and the integrity of the case.