Guardians ad Litem in Family Court Cases

Guardians ad Litem (GAL) In Family Court Cases

The Court may appoint a Guardian ad Litem (GAL) or Parenting Investigator (PI) to represent the best interest of a child in a domestic relations (Family Court) case. Under the direction of the court, the GAL/PI performs an investigation and prepares a written report.

Use the resources listed below to gain a better understanding of the role of guardian ad litems in family law matters: