“The diversity of the presenters and attendees created an atmosphere of open discussion and dialogue that I have never experienced in a conference setting before (in my 6 year of attending multiple conferences a year.) The relatively small size and breaking out into discussion groups helped facilitate open dialogue as well”
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Below on this page you will find all events funded for FY 2023 (October 1, 2022 to September 30, 2023). Events for which dates and locations have not been finalized are indicated by TBD. Additionally, the List of All Authorized FY 2023 Training Events and Conferences is available. Training by other organizations is listed on the Programs by Other Organizations page.

Please be advised that registration for all Training Division Events is limited to persons who provide services pursuant to the Federal Criminal Justice Act (CJA). For more information please read our Training Events Registration Disclaimer. Continuing Legal Education (CLE) accreditation for DSO Training Division Programs will be requested unless otherwise noted. Program Credit hours will always be subject to each state's approval and credit rounding rules. Approved programs and credit hours will be made available at the conclusion of applicable programs.

NEW For CLE information and available resources pertaining to your state, please visit the CLE Information Center.

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E.g., Monday, November 28, 2022
2022
Aug 19 -
Dec 31
Friday, August 19, 2022 - 09:30 to Saturday, December 31, 2022 - 09:30

2021- Fundamentals of Federal Criminal Defense - Virtual Program (Recordings)

2022
Dec
6
Tuesday, December 6, 2022 - 02:00
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Hello, Goodbye, & Everything In Between: Communicating Ethically and Effectively with Our Client’s Loved Ones and Community Supporters

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm (EST)
2022
Dec
6 - 9
Tuesday, December 6, 2022 - 03:30 to Friday, December 9, 2022 - 03:30
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The Andrea Taylor Sentencing Advocacy Workshop - Virtual Program

2022
Dec
8
Thursday, December 8, 2022 - 04:00
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Appellate Series Session 3: Tips and Strategies for Approaching, Preparing and Writing an Opening Brief

Time: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM (EST)
2022
Dec
14
Wednesday, December 14, 2022 - 01:00
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Webinar: What Defense Attorneys Should Know About the Current JSIN Tool

Time: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM (EST)
2023
Jan
18 - 20
Wednesday, January 18, 2023 - 02:00 to Friday, January 20, 2023 - 06:30
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SUSTAIN: Navigating and Progressing as Defenders of Color in Federal Practice - Virtual Program

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2023
Jan
26 - 28
Thursday, January 26, 2023 - 08:30 to Saturday, January 28, 2023 - 12:00
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IN PERSON - Trial Skills Workshop: Bail Boot Camp

Houston, Texas
2023
Mar
2 - 3
Thursday, March 2, 2023 - 08:30 to Friday, March 3, 2023 - 05:00
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Non Capital Habeas Conference

Portland, OR
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2023
Mar
9 - 11
Thursday, March 9, 2023 - 04:15 to Saturday, March 11, 2023 - 04:15
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Grit: A Workshop To Energize, Elevate And Educate Women In Public Defense

New Orleans, Louisiana
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2023
Apr
12 - 14
Wednesday, April 12, 2023 - 08:00 to Friday, April 14, 2023 - 12:00
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IN PERSON: Train the Trainers Workshop

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2023
Apr
20 - 22
Thursday, April 20, 2023 - 08:30 to Saturday, April 22, 2023 - 12:30
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IN-PERSON - Trial Skills Workshop / Crimes Decoded: Emerging Digital Litigation Technology Strategies

San Francisco, CA
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