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
PA Board of Probation & Parole
Department of Corrections
Search & Seizure
Other Topics Include:
The Year in Review
Marijuana & Synthetic Cannabinoids
Trafficking & Trauma
Psychological Techniques of Persuasion
Mental Health Defense
Managing the Pro Se Client
From Courtroom to Classroom
Collateral Consequences in Criminal Cases
Basics of Firearms Law
First Step Act
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.