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Public Defense 103: Trial Skills Workshop

05/01/2017
Public Defense 103 will provide an opportunity for “on your feet” training under the direction of experienced trial lawyers.
Monday | May 01, 2017 - Wednesday | May 03, 2017
803-734-1244

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You must log in to your SCCID account to register.  If you do not have an SCCID account, please contact Lawrence Brown LBrown@sccid.sc.gov  to set up an account.




NOTICE:  You must meet BOTH of the following requirements to participate in this seminar:

  1. You must be an attorney currently employed by a South Carolina Public Defender’s Office either in house or by direct contract with the PD office.
  2. You must have fewer than 3 years’ experience as a public defender.

  

 Program Summary

Public Defense 103: Trial Skills Workshop is a 2 1/2 day trial advocacy program comprised of presentations and on-your-feet small group sessions including pretrial motions, entering evidence, making objections, impeachment and cross examination.  Participants will perform in a series of practical workshops to incorporate what they learned from the presentations in exercises simulating discrete phases of a trial.  Case materials  for the exercises will be provided for the participants before the conference.

 

Who Should Attend

This program is intended only for South Carolina public defenders with zero to three years of experience, who have not previously participated in PD103.  Prior participation in PD101 and PD102 is not a prerequisite.  This conference is not open to private practitioners. 

 

Hotel Accommodations

For student participants whose travel to the Greenville County Courthouse exceeds 50 miles, SCCID will provide hotel accommodations. SCCID has been able to reserve a limited number of rooms for participants downtown near the courthouse.  Those rooms will be available based on conference registration order, so please register as soon as possible to secure your hotel room.

 

Questions?

If you have any questions about the conference information or the registration process, please contact Lawrence Brown at LBrown@sccid.sc.gov or Ryan Cole at RCole@sccid.sc.gov

You must log in to your SCCID account to register.  If you do not have an SCCID account, please contact Lawrence Brown LBrown@sccid.sc.gov  to set up an account.


 

 

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If you need to update your conference registration please contact LBrown@sccid.sc.gov or Ryan Cole at rcole@sccid.sc.gov.
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