The Legal Aid Society Proudly Presents

The Dennis R. Murphy

TRIAL ADVOCACY TRAINING PROGRAM

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June 18-22, 2018

CUNY Law School

A ONE-WEEK TRIAL PRACTICE TRAINING FOR NEW YORK DEFENSE LAWYERS

- OPEN TO ALL DEFENSE LAWYERS -

Key Program Features

  • 32+ CLE Credit hours
  • Intensive hands-on experience
  • Small-group workshops (6-7 participants)
  • Individual video review sessions
  • Supportive, fun environment
  • Three workshops on cross- examination
  • A New York-specific legal focus
  • 3-hour voir dire workshop with simulated jury panels
  • Expert faculty with decades of trial experience

Tuition:  $800 for public defenders and members of the assigned counsel panel.  $1600 for private attorneys. 

To Apply:  Fill out the application and email it to: TheMurph@legal-aid.org.  The course is aimed at lawyers with 1 to 3 years of criminal defense experience, or lawyers who practice in other fields of law and are considering criminal defense work.  Financial aid is available.  Download the application.

Email additional questions to TheMurph@legal-aid.org.   For more information about the program, click hereDownload the flyer.

CUNY Law School is at 2 Court Square, Long Island City, one stop from Manhattan on the E / M trains.

The program is dedicated to the memory of Dennis R. Murphy (1948-2017), who spent his life as a fearless defender and who created the Legal Aid Society Trial Advocacy Program more than a decade ago.