CRIMINAL LAW CLE Program:“Representing Protesters in DC and MD Courts”

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CRIMINAL LAW CLE:  “Representing Protesters in DC and Md. Courts”


CLE Session presented during NLG’s Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference

Saturday, April 6, 2019, 1:15 pm to 3:45 pm


UDC David A. Clarke School of Law

4340 Connecticut Ave NW (Van Ness-UDC Metro)


CLE will provide a “nuts and bolts” clinic on representing protesters in DC and Maryland courts.  Includes segments on:

–         What is means to defend protesters, a different type of defendant;

–         Mass defense in DC, Review of common protest charges

–         Arraignments, pretrial matters

–         Making the decision to go to trial

–         Motions

–         Evidence, Trial considerations

CLE presented by leading NLG practitioners:

Mark Goldstone (DC, Maryland)

Lauren Dollar (Maryland)

Natalie Finegar (Baltimore)

Caleb Medearis (DC, Maryland)

James Drew (DC)

Moderated by Ann Wilcox, DC NLG Board

FULL-DAY Conference begins at 9:30 am, includes Keynote remarks by UDC Interim Dean John Brittain

REGISTRATION:  $10 Materials Fee

Full Day Regional Conference:  $20 (Attorneys), $10 (Law Students/Legal Workers), includes breakfast & lunch

To Register:

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