Upcoming NYSDA Defender Institute Training Events:

March 22, 2014
28th Metropolitan NY Trainer
New York University, NYC
Email: dgeary@nysda.org
Tel: (518) 465-3524
New York State Defenders Association

April 11, 2014
Winning Early: Effective Lawyering from Arrest to Grand Jury
Canton, NY
Email: dgeary@nysda.org
Tel: (518) 465-3524
New York State Defenders Association

April 26, 2014
Criminal Defense Tactics and Techniques XV
RIT, Rochester, NY
Email: dgeary@nysda.org
Tel: (518) 465-3524
New York State Defenders Association

May 2, 2014
Cutting Edge Criminal Defense
Binghamton, NY
Email: dgeary@nysda.org
Tel: (518) 465-3524
New York State Defenders Association

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 2014


FEBRUARY 2014

February 28, 2014
Part I: Article 8 - Family Offenses Proceedings
Family Court Proceedings Series

NYU Law School
New York, NY
Monroe County Bar Association
Rochester, NY
For Info: http://www.mcba.org/Data/Documents/FlyerCR%20Family%20Court.pdf


MARCH 2014

March 13, 2014
From Prosecuting Crimes to Defending the Accused: So You're Interested in Forging a Career in Criminal Law
NYCLA's Young Lawyers Section
New York, NY
For Info: Call 212-267-6646, ext. 215

March 22, 2014
Part II: Article 10 – Child Protective Proceedings
Family Court Proceedings Series

Monroe County Bar Association
Rochester, NY
For Info: http://www.mcba.org/Data/Documents/FlyerCR%20Family%20Court.pdf

March 28, 2014
From Prosecuting Crimes to Defending the Accused: So You're Interested in Forging a Career in Criminal Law
NYCLA's Young Lawyers Section
New York, NY
For Info: Call 212-267-6646, ext. 215

March 29–April 2, 2014
New York State Bar Association
Young Lawyers Section Trial Academy
Cornell Law School
Ithaca, NY
For Info: Adriana Favreau, (518) 487-5630


APRIL 2014

April 4, 2014
2014 Cross to Kill
New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
For Info: Adriana Favreau, (518) 487-5630
Email: jlvanort@nysacdl.org

April 9 & 10, 2014
2014 Western New York Restorative Practices Conference
Partners in Restorative Practices
Rochester Institute of Technology
Rochester, NY
For Info: Restorative Justice Conference

April 11, 2014
Winning Early: Effective Lawyering from Arrest to Grand Jury
Canton, NY
Email: dgeary@nysda.org
Tel: (518) 465-3524
New York State Defenders Association
St. Lawrence County Public Defender Office,
St. Lawrence County Conflict Defender Office, and the St. Lawrence County Assigned Counsel Program

April 12, 2014
2014 Spring Syracuse CLE
New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Email: jlvanort@nysacdl.org

April 25, 2014
Part III: Persons In Need of Supervision (PINS)
Family Court Proceedings Series

Monroe County Bar Association
Rochester, NY
For Info: http://www.mcba.org/Data/Documents/FlyerCR%20Family%20Court.pdf

April 26, 2014
Criminal Defense Tactics and Techniques XV
RIT
Rochester, NY
Email: dgeary@nysda.org
Tel: (518) 465-3524
New York State Defenders Association


MAY 2014

May 2, 2014
Cutting Edge Criminal Defense
Double Tree Binghamton Hotel (formerly the Binghamton Riverwalk Hotel)
Binghamton, NY
Email: dgeary@nysda.org
Tel: (518) 465-3524
New York State Defenders Association

May 3, 2014
CJS Spring CLE Evidently Evidence IV
NYSBA Criminal Justice Section
Albany, NY
For Info Email: pjohnson@nysba.org

May 6, 2014
Federal Criminal Defense Practice Seminar
Northern District of New York
Federal Court Bar Association CLE Committee,
Office of the Federal Defender, and
New York State Defenders Association
Genesee Grande Hotel
Syracuse, NY 13210
Email: dgeary@nysda.org
Tel: (518) 465-3524

May 16, 2014
Bronx Defenders’ Academy: Spring Training
Bronx Defenders
Bronx, NY
For Info Email: KarenS@bronxdefenders.org

May 29, 2014
Albany CLE Program: “Criminal Practice – May 2014 Update"
Northern District of New York Federal Court Bar Association, Inc.
Albany, NY
Click here for information

May 30, 2014
2014 Spring Syracuse CLE
New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Email: jlvanort@nysacdl.org

May 30, 2014
Part IV: Placement & Adoption
Family Court Proceedings Series

Monroe County Bar Association
Rochester, NY
For Info: http://www.mcba.org/Data/Documents/FlyerCR%20Family%20Court.pdf

May 30 - June 4, 2014
2014 Public Defender Trial Advocacy Program
National Defender Training Project
University of Dayton School Of Law
Dayton, OH
For Info: mailto: imickenberg@nycap.rr.com


JUNE 2014

June 7-13, 2014
Defender Institute: Basic Trial Skills Program
New York State Defenders Association
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY
Email: dgeary@nysda.org


June 21, 2014
Adult Representation in Family Court
New York State Defenders Association
Rochester Public Library, Rochester, NY
Email: dgeary@nysda.org

June 27, 2014
Part V: Termination of Parental Rights
Family Court Proceedings Series

Monroe County Bar Association
Rochester, NY
For Info: http://www.mcba.org/Data/Documents/FlyerCR%20Family%20Court.pdf


JULY 2014

July 21-23, 2014
NYSDA 47th Annual Meeting and Conference
Saratoga Springs, NY
Email: dgeary@nysda.org
Tel: (518) 465-3524
New York State Defenders Association


AUGUST 2014


SEPTEMBER 2014


OCTOBER 2014


NOVEMBER 2014


DECEMBER 2014