Discretionary appointment of counsel

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Legislation, Custody Disputes - Children

Upon motion or on its own initiative, a court may appoint counsel for a child "with respect to the custody, support, and visitation of the minor or in any other legal proceeding involving the minor's welfare."

Cite: Alaska Stat. ยง 25.24.310(a)

Appointment of Counsel: discretionary Qualified: no