Indigent Defense

Public Education Events

Upcoming Events

Webinar:
Ethical Considerations and Best Practices When Representing Low Income and Vulnerable Individuals:  Clients with Diminished Capacity

December 16, 2019, 1:00–2:00 p.m. Eastern
1.0 credit hours of Ethics CLE has been requested

The ABA Standing Committee on Legal Aid and Indigent Defendants and the ABA Center for Professional Responsibility are developing a series of webinar CLE programs to address the unique ethical issues and challenges arising in a public interest practice. Join us for our first program in the series.

Past Events and Materials

Webinar:
Ethical Duties of Prosecutors in Negotiating Plea Bargains in Misdemeanor Cases
September 9, 2019

Webinar:
A Conversation on Bail Reform

August 26, 2019
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Webinar:
Bail Reform Litigation: Past, Present and Future

January 31, 2019—3:30 p.m. (ET)
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2018 Summit on Public Defense
April 20, 2018—Chicago, IL
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2017 Summit on Public Defense
February 4, 2017—Miami, FL
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