Criminal Justice Meeting

Wednesday, January 16, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:20 PM
Total MCLE Credits: 3.50 (Professional Practice 1.00, Diversity 1.50, Skills 1.00)
Beekman, 2nd Floor
#nysba19

 

CO-SPONSORED BY THE COMMITTEE ON LGBT PEOPLE AND THE LAW AND THE COMMITTEE ON DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

IMPLICIT BIAS AND THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM


9:00 a.m. –  9:05 a.m. Welcoming Remarks 
Tucker Stanclift, Esq.
Stanclift Law PLLC

9:05 a.m. – 10:20 a.m. Understanding Implicit Bias (1.5 Credits in Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias)
Speaker: 
Professor Rachel Godsil

Director of Research and Co-Founder of the Perception Institute, Rutgers University

10:20 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Break

10:30 a.m. – 11:20 a.m. Implicit Bias – A Law Enforcement Perspective  (1.0 Credit in Areas of Professional Practice)
A former prosecutor for the New York County Attorney’s Office will discuss confronting and addressing issues surrounding implicit bias and law enforcement. 
Speaker:   
Janine Gilbert, Esq. 

Assistant Deputy Commissioner of Equity and Inclusion, Chief EEO Officer and ADA Coordinator, New York City Police Department 

11:20 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Break

11:30 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. Confronting and Addressing Implicit Bias in Litigation (1.0 Credit in Skills)
Our speaker, a noted Criminal Defense attorney who has served as “learned counsel” on approximately 45 federal death penalty cases across the country, will address implicit bias in jury selection and sentencing.
Speaker: 
Anthony L. Ricco, Esq.

Anthony L. Ricco, Attorney At Law

Join us following the Program for the Criminal Justice Awards Luncheon