Events and Training

Spring 2016 Public Defense Trainer

Friday, June 3, 2016
New York State Bar Association
1 Elk Street
Albany, NY 12207
5.5 CLE Credits

This free CLE program will cover a host of topics important to criminal trial and appellate defense practitioners. Leading practitioners will present on:

  • How attorneys can communicate effectively with and advocate for their mentally ill clients;
  • The State Bar revised minimum standards for mandated representation, and the canons of ethics;
  • The latest developments in search and seizure law;
  • How to cross examine DNA lab technicians; and
  • How to litigate the validity of accusatory instruments in criminal court.   

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2016 Partnership Conference 

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - Friday, September 16, 2016 
Marriott Albany 
189 Wolf Road, Albany NY 
Registration Opens May 18, 2016 

    Denison Ray Civil Award (to be presented at the 2016 Partnership Conference)
    2016 Nomination Form

    Deadline:
     July 1, 2016

    More information about 2016 Partnership Conference will be posted as it becomes available.


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