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Nuts & Bolts of Criminal Practice in Philadelphia Municipal Court 2024

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---------- CLE 3 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
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Unlock the keys to success in criminal practice in Philadelphia's Municipal Court with our comprehensive course. Join us as we delve into essential topics crucial for every practitioner navigating the Philadelphia Municipal Court system. Our expert speakers will guide you through Arrest/Bail/Arraignment Procedures, Preliminary Hearings, Municipal Court trials, Diversionary Programs, Municipal Court Legal Updates, Views from the Bench, and D.U.I. updates.

Key Features of the CLE:

  1. Arrest/Bail/Arraignment Procedures: Gain insights into the intricacies of the arrest process, bail considerations, and arraignment procedures to ensure you are well-equipped to handle your cases from the outset.
  2. Preliminary Hearings: Navigate the nuances of preliminary hearings, including strategies for effective representation, evidence presentation, and legal arguments critical to this stage of criminal proceedings.
  3. Municipal Court Trials: Explore the essentials of Municipal Court trials, from case preparation to courtroom strategies. Learn from experienced practitioners about best practices for success in this unique legal setting.
  4. Diversionary Programs: Understand the various diversionary programs available and how to effectively advocate for your clients' participation, offering alternatives to traditional court proceedings.
  5. Municipal Court Legal Updates for the Practitioner: Stay ahead of the curve with the latest legal updates, ensuring that your practice is current and aligned with the ever-evolving landscape of Municipal Court procedures.
  6. Views from the Bench: Hear directly from the judiciary, gaining valuable insights into the expectations and perspectives of the bench. Enhance your understanding of how to effectively communicate and present your case.
  7. D.U.I. Updates: Explore the latest developments in D.U.I. law and defense strategies. Stay informed about changes in legislation, case law, and best practices in representing clients facing D.U.I. charges.

Don't miss this opportunity to sharpen your skills, expand your knowledge, and connect with fellow practitioners. Register now to secure your spot at the Nuts & Bolts of Criminal Practice in Philadelphia Municipal Court CLE, and elevate your criminal law expertise to new heights.

Recorded in February 2024.

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Eleni Papademetriou Belisonzi
Joseph K. Kelly Esq. Joseph Kelly Law Offices
Hon. Lydia Y. Kirkland Esq. Philadelphia Municipal Court
Aaron J. Marcus Esq. Defender Association of Philadelphia
Hon. Karen Y. Simmons Philadelphia Municipal Court
Troy H. Wilson Esq. Wilson Law Office
Meredith Zeitzer
Faculty may vary by location.
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