There are some great free national seminars and webinars available for CJA counsel. Below is a summary of a few of them, with links to details and registration. They are free, excellent quality, and the seminars are a great way to connect with criminal defense attorneys from across the country. If you attend a national seminar and would be willing to share the highlights, please let Melanie Morgan know and she will get you scheduled to present at a FEDTalk. You can also find a full list of available seminars at www.fd.org.
San Antonio, TX
Registration is open for the Winning Strategies and Fundamentals of Federal Criminal Defense Seminars that will be held January 25-27, 2018 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
The Fundamentals program is designed as an overview for new federal CJA practitioners.This program addresses topics which are essential to defending clients in federal criminal cases, including discovery issues, plea negotiations, sentencing guidelines issues, and more.
Materials for these programs will be available on www.fd.org. Registration can also be done through the website. And we encourage all CJA practitioners to visit the website for the latest news and legal developments that impact our clients and to find helpful program materials from past seminars.