Guilford County, Greensboro and High Point to announce countywide 'stay home' order.
See below concerning High Point Civil Court hearings and court dates. Please do not worry about your case. Your lead counsel with Woodruff Family Law Group is working very hard at this moment to look for the best alternatives to suggest to you. If you have a court date already planned for the remainder of March or April, we will be handling those situations first, and your lead counsel from Woodruff Family Law Group will be in touch with you.
Due to Civil District Court closing until the month of April 16, 2020, High Point will not have calendar call on March 27, 2020 for the April session. All the cases that were scheduled for the April session have been continued to May 04, 2020 session with calendar call being April 30, 2020 @ 9:00am in courtroom 3-A.
With this being said, you will need to be in court for calendar call on April 30, 2020 @ 9:00am to have your case set for the May session.
If you have a Divorce case scheduled in the High Point for any date prior to April 27, 2020 it has been rescheduled to be heard at 9:00 am in courtroom 3-A on April 27, 2020.
The High Point Pro-Se cases that have been scheduled prior to April 28, 20,20 have been rescheduled to be heard at 9:00am in courtroom 3-A on April 28, 2020.
MODIFIED CHILD CUSTODY MEDIATION PROCEDURES
During the Corona Virus Precaution Period
(to be in place until future notice)
By Order of the Chief District Court Judge for the Eighteenth Judicial District, due to the public health risks of the COVID-19 outbreak, the following modified procedures for Child Custody Mediation shall be in effect until further notice:
1. Custody Mediation Orientation. In-person Custody Mediation Orientation sessions are temporarily suspended until further notice. During this temporary period, parties may complete the court-approved online Orientation offered by the NC Administrative Office of the Courts. No other online custody mediation orientation program will be accepted.
To register for the court-approved online Orientation, please contact the Custody Mediation Administrator at (336) 412-7815 or at Michele.G.McRae@nccourts.org for more information.
Parties who had registered for a previously scheduled in-person Orientation Session should complete the online Orientation in order to avoid unnecessary delay of their Custody Mediation.
Parties who have not completed the court-approved online Orientation will receive notice to appear at a later session once in-person sessions resume
2. Parent Education Class. In the event that in-person classes are temporarily suspended by the third-party provider for any of the court-approved parent education classes, parties may complete the online course, Two Families Now by IrisEd (www.twofamiliesnow.com).
To register for the court-approved online class, please contact the Custody Mediation Administrator at (336) 412-7815 or at Michele.G.McRae@nccourts.org for more information.
3. Custody Mediation Sessions. Custody Mediation sessions will continue to be held as scheduled by the Custody Mediation Office until further notice. Parties will participate remotely by teleconference/videoconference and these appointments will be made by the Custody Mediation office.
If your case is in Guilford County, please find below the **Amended** Administrative Order of our Chief Judge Vincent. Please feel free to email questions to your lead counsel concerning your particular case. We are on top of this.
If your case is in Guilford County, please find attached the Administrative Order of our Chief Judge Vincent. Please feel free to email questions to your lead counsel concerning your particular case. We are on top of this.