- What Custom Fields are often created by firms that practice Family Law?
- Custom Fields often created for additional information in Family Law cases
- Examples of Custom fields used for Family Law
- Clio Manage
- Clio Grow
- For more information on Custom Fields, see this article.
|Case Number||Text (One-Line)||
Used to track the case number assigned by the court to the matter. These are usually a mix of alphanumeric characters. Ex. 2:14-cv-02643
|Family Law Case Type||Picklist||Select subset of family law case. Example: Divorce, Guardianship, Custody, etc.|
|Opposing Party||Contact Select||
Hyperlink to the Contact card for the lawyer representing the other side. Important to have quick access to this, as most communication would happen between lawyers only.
|Opposing Counsel||Contact Select||
Hyperlink to the Contact card for the opposing party.
Hyperlink to the Contact card for the judge or magister before whom the matter is being heard.
Hyperlink to the company Contact card for the court hearing the matter.
|Court Case Filed||Checkbox||
Has a court case been filed?
|Court Case Filed Case#||Text (One-Line)||
Case number associated with court case filing
|Date of Marriage||Date||
Date when the couple legally filed their marriage certificate.
|Place of Marriage||Text (One-Line)||
State in which the marriage certificate was issued and filed.
|Date of Separation||Date||
Date when the couple stopped cohabitating.
|Number of Children||Integer||
Number of children derived from the marriage.
|Requesting Child Support||Picklist||
Is the client requesting child support? Picklist options: Yes, No, Maybe
|Custody of Children Preferences||Picklist||
Picklist options: Joint, Self, Opposing, Third-party
|Reason for Dissolution||Text (Multi-Line)||
Quick description of reason for dissolution of marriage
Requesting Spousal Support
Is the client requesting spousal support? Picklist options: Yes, No, Maybe
Has a conflict check been done on the parties in this matter?
Note on how to contact the client. Suggestions: Home Phone, Mobile Phone, Work Phone, Email.
|Healthcare Through Employer||Checkbox||Check off yes or no if the client has healthcare through the employer or not.|
|Healthcare Employer Provider||Text (One-Line)||
Name of healthcare provider
Place to put special notes for the matter that need to be top of mind.