Attorney Rebecca Simpson to teach courses on family law, adoption

by Mandy Hicks

adoption baby man 2Rebecca Simpson, an attorney who practices in family law and mediation, is teaching two courses this fall through Community Education of Bowling Green. Rebecca has been practicing in the field of family law for 17 years and is a member of the Kentucky Collaborative Family Network and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals.

The first is Collaborative Family Law, and is set for Monday, October 17 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The class will be held at Warren County Public Library Main Branch, 1225 State Street in Bowling Green. The course offers an opportunity to learn about the collaborative approach to resolving family law disputes. This emerging method of family law practice seeks to resolve divorce and other family law matters in a constructive manner without hostility and court battles.

The second course is Adoption: Expanding Families and Changing lives, and is set for Monday, November 14, also at the Warren County Public Library Main Branch. The course is 90 minutes, beginning at 5:30 p.m. For those who want to expand their families through adoption, the seminar will provide an opportunity to gain a basic understanding of the adoption process in Kentucky. Rebecca will provide an overview of laws in Kentucky pertaining to adoption and information on the adoption process.

Each course costs $5 and is open to the public. For more information or to sign up for classes, visit the Community Education website.