KACDL 2017 Regional Seminars… Advancing Your Criminal Law Capacity… Criminal Defense Experts providing timely information and real-world tools to represent your clients
4 hours CLE credit including 1 hour of ethics credit
Please join KACDL and our talented speakers via video presentation at a location near you!
$55 Member/$110 Non Member
|Department of Public Advocacy
6159 First Financial Dr, Suite 300
Host: Steve Florian
|Institute for Compassion in Justice
Inmani Family Life Center
1555 Georgetown Road
Host: Rebecca DiLoreto
|Clay County Judicial Center
316 Main Street
Host: Sharon Allen
|Patrick Renn's Law Office
600 W Main St, Ste 100
Louisville, KY 40202
Host: Larry Simon
|Coffman Law Office
917 College St
Host: Brad Coffman
|Deatherage, Myers & Lackey
701 S. Main Street
Host: Amanda Mosely
Don’t Break Your Sword Defending the Castle, 1HR
Angela Rea, Louisville Metro Public Defender and KACDL Board Member, Louisville, KY
Jury instructions are a blunt instrument. They are also the way that we explain the law to the jurors hearing our cases. The session will address the ever-evolving complexity of jury instructions about justification based on self-protection. We will discuss getting the law right, according to your Kentucky Appellate Courts, and drafting instructions that make sense to your jurors.
Do I Have a Conflict? (And if so, What Do I Do?), 1HR
Brian Scott West, Department of Public Advocacy General Counsel and KACDL Education Committee Chair, Frankfort, KY
B. Scott West discusses the Rules of Professional Conduct, Case Law, and KBA Ethics Opinions which govern conflicts which frequently arise in the context of criminal representation:
· Current clients v. current clients;
· Current clients v. former clients;
· Current clients v. a personal/ethical interest of the lawyer; and
· Client with diminished capacity.
New Developments in Pretrial Release Litigation, 1HR
Ray Ibarra, Department of Public Advocacy, Cynthiana, KY
Ray Ibarra discusses the latest bail litigation going on in the wake of the new Supreme Court Orders and Criminal Rules pertaining to Bail, including:
· Litigating Administrative Release Issues;
· Appealing bail decisions under the new RCr bail appeals rule;
· Appealing denials of Bail Credit; and
· The five cases the criminal defense attorney ABSOLUTELY must know.
2017 Legislative Update, 1 HR
Rebecca Ballard DiLoreto, KACDL Legislative Agent & Board Member, Lexington, KY,
Our KACDL Legislative Agent, Rebecca Ballard DiLoreto will educate us about the most important legislation passed by the 2017 Kentucky General Assembly. Practice tips will be explored. DiLoreto will also share information about bills that we can expect in 2018 that may have a significant impact on your practice.
Presenters to be onsite or available through screen share/conference phone during Q and A Session.
Hosts site will have the ability to connect with other sites via the same feed to allow for an across the State discussion.
Please contact us or the host site to determine wifi capabilities.
All handout materials are provided via electronic download 24 hours in advance.
Paper copy may be available at select sites for an additional cost.
It is recommended that you download the materials before arriving at event.
Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be received 48 hours in advance of event date to receive a credit or full refund. Cancellations received after this window will require payment. Substitutions are allowed.
HOST SITES for June 2nd 12:30-5:00pm