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Criminal Law Symposium 2020

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TypeTitleStartEndCLEPrice
Harrisburg - Both Days
Hilton Harrisburg
One North Second Street, Second & Market Streets, Harrisburg PA, 17101
STARTThu., Jun. 04, 2020
8:30 AM
ENDFri., Jun. 05, 2020
4:35 PM
CLE 10 sub/2 eth PRICE Regular: $499.00
New Attorney: $250.00
Harrisburg - Day One
Hilton Harrisburg
One North Second Street, Second & Market Streets, Harrisburg PA, 17101
STARTThu., Jun. 04, 2020
8:30 AM
ENDThu., Jun. 04, 2020
4:35 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $299.00
New Attorney: $150.00
Harrisburg - Day Two
Hilton Harrisburg
One North Second Street, Second & Market Streets, Harrisburg PA, 17101
STARTFri., Jun. 05, 2020
8:30 AM
ENDFri., Jun. 05, 2020
4:35 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $299.00
New Attorney: $150.00

About

Your number one source for the latest developments in criminal law.

There is no better way to make sure you are up-to-date with the important developments in criminal law. The Symposium is an exceptional opportunity to learn from some of the sharpest minds on the criminal law bar.

Customize your workshop choices to fit your individual needs
With so many workshops on critical criminal law topics, explore the ones that are most important to your practice. Create a program that will keep you current and competitive.

Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to network with colleagues from throughout the state!

Take advantage of the opportunity to make valuable contacts with defense lawyers, prosecutors and judges. You’ll have the chance to make new contacts and mingle with some of the best practitioners in criminal law.

Topics Include Updates On:

Sentencing Risk Assessment
Sentencing
SORNA
Sentencing Guidelines
PA Board of Probation & Parole
Department of Corrections
Search & Seizure
DUI
PCRA
Clean Slate

Other Topics Include:

The Year in Review
Marijuana & Synthetic Cannabinoids
Trafficking & Trauma
Psychological Techniques of Persuasion
Mental Health Defense
Defense Forensics
Managing the Pro Se Client
From Courtroom to Classroom
Collateral Consequences in Criminal Cases
Basics of Firearms Law
Expert Practice
First Step Act
Implicit Bias
And More!

Ethics sessions will be offered on both days!

Meet your Rule 801 training requirements
Capital case training will be provided at the Symposium in our special sessions devoted to capital case issues.

Each day of this Institute has been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for 6 hours of CLE credit. Workshop choices will determine whether credits are in substantive law, practice and procedure or ethics, professionalism or substance abuse.

A special rate of $144 is available at the Harrisburg Hilton for the nights of June 3 and 4. You can book this directly with the Hilton at the link below.  Please use group code PBIC.  http://group.hilton.com/PABarInstituteCriminalLawSymposium2020

All attendees will receive the course materials as a digital book. A printed copy of the course book is available, at a discount to attendees, for $80. Additional copies are available at full price. If you wish to purchase the printed version of the course book, please call PBI Customer Service at 800-932-4637. Printed versions of the course book will not be distributed at the course; please allow up to two weeks after the program for the printed versions of the course book to be shipped.

 

Practice Areas

Faculty

NameFirm/Company
Akin Adepoju Esq., LL.M.
Leonard G. Ambrose III, Esq. Ambrose Law Firm
Prof. Bruce A. Antkowiak Esq. Saint Vincent College
Gary N. Asteak Esq. Asteak Law Offices
Hon. Wallace H. Bateman Jr. Bucks County Court of Common Pleas
Mark H. Bergstrom Pennsylvania Commission on Sentencing
Marissa Boyers Bluestine Esq. University of Pennsylvania Law School
Marian G. Braccia Esq. Temple University Beasley School of Law
Daniel R. Bush Esq. Lamb McErlane PC (West Chester)
Hon. William R. Carpenter Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas
Steven L. Chanenson Esq. Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
Michael Coard Esq. Law Office of Michael Coard
William Costopoulos Esq. Costopoulos Foster & Fields
David R. Crowley Esq. Centre County Public Defender's Office
John C. Dailey Esq. Cumberland County District Attorney's Office
Kate Davenport Information Network Associates, Inc. (INA)
Elizabeth A. DeLosa Esq. Pennsylvania Innocence Project
Sharon M. Dietrich Esq. Community Legal Services of Philadelphia (Center City)
Robert B. Dunham Esq. Death Penalty Information Center
D.A. M. L. Skip Ebert Jr. Cumberland County Court of Common Pleas
Samuel Encarnacion Esq. Haggerty & Silverman PC
Jules Epstein Esq. Temple University Beasley School of Law
Steven F. Fairlie Esq. Fairlie & Lippy PC
Hon. Jeffrey L. Finley Bucks County Court of Common Pleas
Joshua B. Goldberg Esq. Goldberg Legal Services LLC
Hon. Mitchell S. Goldberg United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Jonathan S. Goldstein Esq. Goldstein Law Partners, LLC
Hon. Robert A. Graci Saxton & Stump, LLC (HBG)
Michelle A. Henry Esq. Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General
Wendy Castor Hess Esq. Landau, Hess, Simon, Choi & Doebley
Jalila Jefferson-Bullock M.A., J.D. Duquesne University
Bonnie-Ann B. Keagy Esq. Law Offices of Bonnie Keagy
Fawn E. Kehler Esq. The Law Offices of Fawn E. Kehler
Christopher E. Kelly PhD Saint Joseph's University
Andrea I. Konow Esq. Defender Association of Philadelphia
Elizabeth L. Lippy Esq. Fairlie & Lippy PC
Suzanne Mannes PhD Widener University
Aaron J. Marcus Esq. Defender Association of Philadelphia
Hon. Anthony M. Mariani Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas
Hon. Edward M. Marsico Jr. Dauphin County Court of Common Pleas
Edward F. McCann Jr, Esq. Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Lisette M. McCormick Esq. The PA Interbranch Commission for Gender, Racial, and Ethnic Fairness
Hon. Theodore A. McKee United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Patrick J. McMenamin Jr., Esq. McMenamin & Margiotti, LLC
Ryan Meyers Pennsylvania Commission on Sentencing
Allison A. Muller PharmD Acri Muller Consulting
Theodore J. Murphy Esq. Murphy Law Firm, PC
George H. Newman Esq. Newman & Associates PC
Steven M. Pacillio Esq. Omnis Law Group, LLC ( Media)
Fabiana Pierre-Louis Esq. Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP (NJ)
Jamie L. Pizzi Esq. Villanova Law Institute
Hon. Tina Polachek Gartley Luzerne County Court of Common Pleas
Prof. John T. Rago Duquesne University
Beverly H. Rampaul Esq. Lancaster County Public Defender's Office
Alan M. Robinson Esq. PA Board of Probation & Parole
David Rudovsky Esq. Kairys, Rudovsky, Messing, Feinberg & Lin LLP
Wayne Sachs Esq. Sachs Law Group, LLC
Nilam A. Sanghvi Esq. Pennsylvania Innocence Project
Karl D. Schwartz Esq. Wiseman & Schwartz
Edward F. Spreha Jr., Esq. Wagner & Spreha
Rosina C. Stambaugh Esq. The Law Office of Rosina C. Stambaugh
Marc R. Steinberg Esq. Rubin Glickman Steinberg & Gifford PC
Stuart B. Suss Esq.
Andrea N. Tate-Phillips Esq. Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP (Phila)
Peter J. Thompson Esq. The Law Offices of Peter J. Thompson
William R. Toal III, Esq. Delaware County District Attorney's Office
Alexia C. Tomlinson Esq. Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
Clarence Watson JD, MD The University of Pennsylvania
Sec. John E. Wetzel Department of Corrections
Troy H. Wilson Esq. Wilson Law Office
Linwood C. Wright Esq. US Attorney's Ofc ED PA
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.
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