Defender Training

Defender Training
NATIONAL DEFENDER TRAINING PROGRAM
Free Programs for Criminal Defense Lawyers Serving the Poor
Presented by
The American Bar Association's
Standing Committee on Legal Aid and Indigent Defendants
&
The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Made possible through a grant from the Department of Justice - Bureau of Justice Assistance

The ABA Standing Committee on Legal Aid and Indigent Defendants (SCLAID) and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) are pleased to present a series of Defender Trainings funded by the DOJ Bureau of Justice Assistance.

This series, first presented in 2011-2012, focuses on forensic issues, mitigation, and the collateral consequences of conviction.  Each program stresses client-centered advocacy.  These trainings were designed for attorneys involved in indigent criminal defense.

 

Programs:
Defending in a New Era of Forensics
Public Defense Plus
2010 National Public Defense Symposium

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