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
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)
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.
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.
Anthony L. Ricco, Esq.
Anthony L. Ricco, Attorney At Law
Join us following the Program for the Criminal Justice Awards Luncheon