Free CLE Program for Members of the Criminal Justice Section
NYSBA Members: $125 | Non-Members: $295
Being Heard at Hearings: Local Criminal Court Practice - Fall 2019
Bail hearings, preliminary hearings, grand jury and suppression hearings are ripe with opportunities to humanize your client before the Court, gather critical information about the case, and eliminate illegal or improper information being submitted to a jury. The Being Heard at Bail Hearings CLE program focuses on effective Pre-Trial advocacy in the defense of an accused. We will examine each type of hearing and provide useful tactical tips to advance your client’s interests, obtain favorable plea offers, and allow the Court to feel Justice is being served by favorable defense rulings.
Sponsored by the Criminal Justice Section and the Committee on Continuing Legal Education of the New York State Bar Association.
Monday, November 4 | 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
810 Seventh Avenue (Between 52nd & 53rd Streets)
New York NY 10019
3.5 MCLE Credits: 2.5 Areas of Professional Practice; 1.0 Skills
NYSBA Member: $125 | Non-Member: $295
Criminal Justice Section Members: Free
No longer a Criminal Justice Section member? Join today and attend this program free of charge.
Learn more about the Being Heard at Hearings: Local Criminal Court Practice CLE program
Program brochure coming soon
- Bail Hearings
- Preliminary Hearings & Grand Jury Strategies
- Suppression Hearings
Overall Planning Chair | Tucker C. Stanclift, Esq. | Stanclift Law PLLC
NYC Program Chair | Andrew M.J. Bernstein, Esq. | Bernstein, Clarke, & Moskovitz PLLC
Arnold J. Levine, Esq. | NYC
Joseph Lawrence Indusi, Esq. | The Law Office of Joseph Indusi, PLLC
Naima Gregory-Holder | Legal Aid Society
Marie Ndiaye, Esq. | Legal Aid Society
Tuition Assistance: Any New York attorney who has a genuine financial hardship may apply for tuition assistance for a CLE program. Learn more at www.nysba.org/TuitionAssistance.
Newly Admitted Attorneys: To receive skills credit, newly admitted attorneys must take accredited transitional CLE courses in traditional live classroom settings that have been approved by the CLE Board for use by newly admitted attorneys. For more information about the CLE Rules, please go to www.nycourts.gov/Attorneys/CLE.
Out-of-State Accreditation: This program has also been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board and the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the State of New Jersey. If you require MCLE credit in other states, we can provide you a Uniform MCLE Form.
Partial Credit for Program Segments Not Allowed: Under the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board Regulations and Guidelines, attendees at CLE programs cannot get MCLE credit for a program segment (typically, a lecture or panel, of which there are usually several in a program) unless they are present for the entire segment. Those who arrive late, depart early, or are absent for any portion of the program WILL NOT receive credit for that program segment.
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If you have any questions about the content of this program, please contact Simone Smith, CLE Program Manager, or Bridget Donlon, CLE program Coordinator.
For any questions related to program registration, please conatct the NYSBA's Member Resource Center by email at [email protected], or by phone at 800-582-2452.