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Training Calendars

Basic Trial Skills Program
NYSDA's Defender Institute offers the Basic Trial Skills Program, which is an intensive, nationally recognized trial advocacy trainer held each summer at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY. The Association also conducts or sponsors statewide and regional criminal defense practice training programs throughout the year.

Defense Training Calendar
National and state events that are of interest to criminal defense practitioners are listed here. This list is not comprehensive and NYSDA reserves the right to decide which conference and seminars will be posted. Additional training events may be found in recent issues of the Public Defense Backup Center Report. NYSDA does not take responsibility for the content or accuracy of information derived from other sources. Where information about a conference or seminar is available on the sponsor's web site a direct link has been provided.


JANUARY 2016

January 21, 2016
Prosecutorial Misconduct
Tompkins County Assigned Counsel Program
NYS Defenders Association
Tompkins County Library
Ithaca, NY
For info: Contact Julia Hughes jhughes@tompkins-co.org

January 28, 2016
Insufficiency Issues in Misdemeanor Accusatory Instruments
Onondaga County Gideon Society
NYS Defenders Association
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
Syracuse, NY
Contact: DGeary@nysda.org


FEBRUARY 2016


MARCH 2016

March 19, 2016
30th Annual Metropolitan NY Trainer
NYS Defenders Association
NYU Law School
New York, NY
Contact: DGeary@nysda.org


APRIL 2016


MAY 2016

May 6, 2016
Cutting Edge Criminal Defense
NYS Defenders Association
DoubleTree Hotel
Binghamton, NY
Contact: DGeary@nysda.org


JUNE 2016

June 11-17, 2016
Defender Institute: Basic Trial Skills Program
New York State Defenders Association
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY
Contact: DGeary@nysda.org


JULY 2016

July 24-26, 2016
NYSDA 49th Annual Meeting and Conference
New York State Defenders Association
Saratoga Springs, NY
Contact: DGeary@nysda.org


AUGUST 2016


SEPTEMBER 2016


OCTOBER 2016


NOVEMBER 2016


DECEMBER 2016