Cherokee County Probate Judge Kirk Day has received his Certificate of Completion, from Clay Hornsby, the Deputy Director of the Alabama Law Institute; Penny Davis, former Associate Director; Alabama Law Institute and Coordinator of Probate Judge Training, and Honorable Bill English, President, Alabama Probate Judges Association for attending the “Law for Probate Judges Course.”
This course was conducted by the Alabama Law Institute and the Alabama Probate Judges Association at the University Of Alabama School Of Law.
The course was an in-depth study of the law administered by Probate Judges in the following areas: Probate of Wills, Administration of Estates, Commitments to Mental Facilities, Adoptions, Guardianships, Conservatorships, Eminent Domain, Election Laws, Real Estate, and General Courtroom Procedure.
The course offers judges an opportunity to be advised of new case law and statutory changes, as well as the legal procedures affecting their job.
This course was conducted in a total of nine sessions, of two or three days each, over the past four years.