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2022 Advanced Criminal Law Seminar

St. Regis Aspen Resort, Aspen, CO

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Program Summary:

Presented in cooperation with NACDL and Victor Sherman, there is nothing else like this ultimate networking and CLE event for the criminal defense bar. Intended for both veteran and young lawyers, it is bar-none the best criminal defense seminar in the country set in the best ski town in Colorado.

Plan now for your family winter getaway in fantastic Aspen, CO, where you'll find a world-class skiing environment, unlimited daily activities for the kids, shopping, and restaurants that rival any place in the world, AND.... an unparalleled CLE with a star-studded faculty discussing the latest topics and trends!

Agenda

The program agenda and faculty are subject to change.

Sunday, January 23, 2022
4:00-6:00 pm Early Registration & Exhibit Hall Open
7:00 pm

Opening Reception & Dinner – Featuring remarks by NACDL President Martin Sabelli  (San Francisco, CA)

Monday, January 24, 2022
7:00 am Early Registration, Breakfast, and Exhibits
8:00-9:00 am Marijuana Law:  From Seed to Sale  – Eric Shevin (Sherman Oaks, CA)
9:00-10:00 am Forfeiture Update: Protecting Our Client and Our Fees – Steven L. Kessler (New York, NY)
10:00am-3:45pm Free time for skiing and other activities in Aspen
4:00-6:00 pm SCOTUS & D.C. Update – Jeffrey L. Fisher (Stanford, CA) and Neal Katyal (Washington, DC)
6:00 pm Adjourn for the Day
7:00 pm

Welcome to Aspen Cocktail Reception

Tuesday, January 25, 2022
7:00 am Breakfast and Exhibits
8:00-9:00 am Another Bite of the Apple:  Motions for Compassionate Release – Charles Curlett (Baltimore, MD)
9:00-10:00 am Perspectives from the Bench – Hon. Amy Berman Jackson, U.S District Court for the District of Columbia (Washington, DC)
10:00am-3:45pm Free time for skiing and other activities in Aspen
4:00-5:00 pm Disclosing Police Officer Bias – Ian Wallach (Los Angeles, CA)
5:00-6:00 pm Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: Consensual Encounters with Police – Bridget J. Krause (Milwaukee, WI)
6:00 pm Adjourn for the Day
7:00 pm

Stephen Komie and Bruce Udolf Birthday Party 

Wednesday, January 26, 2022
7:00 am Breakfast and Exhibits
8:00-9:00 am Social Media and Digital Marketing – Mark M. O’Mara (Orlando, FL) and Michael Mogill (Atlanta, GA)
9:00-10:00 am More Than Words on a Page: The Role of Visual Media in Sentencing Mitigation – John Brown (Los Angeles, CA) & Michael Sellers (Los Angeles, CA)
10:00am-3:45pm Free time for activities
4:00-5:00 pm Ethics & Fee Agreements – Paola Armeni (Las Vegas, NV)
5:00-6:00 pm Lawyers Behaving Badly: Being an Ethical Advocate from Tech, to Talk, to Transcripts  – Brian Tannebaum (Miami, FL)
6:00 pm Conference Adjourns

Faculty

CLE Information

NACDL is an accredited provider of CLE in all states requiring mandatory CLE Training. NACDL will apply for at least 12 general credit hours in every state requiring pre-approval. Approved hours for each state will be identified at the seminar. Some states, IL, GA, NC, NE, NM, PA and UT require additional fees by the attendee in order to receive credit.

Hotel

The majestic mountains of Aspen are home to some of the world’s finest skiing and teaching facilities. The St. Regis Aspen sits in the heart of the action. Ajax, Aspen Highlands, Buttermilk and Snowmass Mountains, all just minutes away, offer a multitude of skiing delights. Whether you enjoy hitting the slopes or relaxing by the fire, Aspen will renew and invigorate your spirits. The St. Regis Aspen is the perfect setting to attend the educational session and still be on the slopes early in the day. And the mystical town of Aspen, with its exciting art galleries, intriguing crafts and shops, and world-class restaurants and cafes will have you dreaming of your next visit. Come enjoy this awe-inspiring “world’s best” winter resort town, and bring the family!

The St. Regis Aspen
315 E. Dean Street
Aspen, CO 81611

Online reservations: Book your group rate for NACDL 2022
Phone reservations: 970-429-9504 or 1-877-787-3447
Group rate: S/D $550 + tax (Expires December 31, 2021).
Please mention "group rate for 2022 NACDL Advanced Criminal Law Seminar" to receive the applicable discount rate.
Rooms/discounted group rates are not guaranteed if the block has been filled prior to the cut-off date.

Questions? Contact Director of Events Akvile Athanason at aathanason@nacdl.org or call (202) 872-8600 x630.

Pricing

Register Online

Members of NACDL enjoy exclusive registration rates for our seminars along with all the benefits from joining.

Registration Fees
Regular, Life, and Sustaining Members $719
Non Members (includes 1 year membership)  $919
CJA Panel Lawyers $479
Young Lawyers (under 40) $479
ALL California Lawyers (Residents Only) $699
ALL State or Federal Defenders $479
Additional Guests - Events Only Packages
Guest Event Package $200
Children's Event Package $150

Code of Conduct

NACDL endeavors to foster a working, learning, and social environment free of harassment, discrimination, intimidation, and insult. To that end, NACDL has adopted a Code of Conduct for Affiliated Persons that applies to all attendees and participants of any kind at all NACDL sponsored events.

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