Right to counsel

Key_development Question_mark

Legislation, Termination of Parental Rights (State) - Children

Children in abuse/neglect cases have a right to counsel upon request.  Or. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 419B.195.  It is not completely clear, but certainly plausible, that this right to counsel extends through the termination of parental rights stage.

Appointment of Counsel: categorical Qualified: yes