Department of Justice
Keeping Defender Workloads Manageable, Bureau of Justice Assistance, U.S. Department of Justice, January 2001
Contracting for Indigent Defense Services, Bureau of Justice Assistance, U.S. Department of Justice, April 2000
Criminal Justice Standards, American Bar Association
When excessive Public Defender Workloads Violate the Sixth Amendment Right to Counsel Without a Showing of Prejudice, Laurence A. Brenner, American Constitutional Society for Law and Policy, March 2011
Eligibility for Justice: Guidelines for Appointing Defense Counsel, Access to Justice Program, Brennan Center for Justice, 2008
Formal Ethics Opinion 06-441: Ethical Obligations of Lawyers who Represent Indigent Criminal Defendants when Excessive Caseloads Interfere with Competent and Diligent Representation, Standing Committee on Ethics & Professional Responsibility, American Bar Association, May 2006
Ten Principles of a Public Defense Delivery System, Standing Committee On Legal Aid And Indigent Defense, American Bar Association, February 2002
Pre-Trial Suppression & Fourth Amendment Issues
This Trial Guide is a topical and practical handbook examining the nuts and bolts of the most current Fourth Amendment & Pre-Trial Suppression issues encountered in modern criminal cases.
Defense Counsel Playbook for Eyewitness ID Cases
This Trial Guide was written to help counsel use existing case law to its strongest advantage, and to create a framework for appellate challenges urging courts to adopt leading cases.
Ultimate Cross 2.0
This special CLE compilation program includes the highest-rated presentations on Cross-Examination techniques from NACDL's most recent seminars (2017-2019).
Forensic Sciences in Criminal Cases: A Multidiscipline Primer
In order to challenge forensic evidence, experts, reports and findings commonly encountered in the courtroom, an attorney must first have a basic understanding of the forensic issues that they will be confronting.