Celebrate NACDL's 65th Anniversary at the Redemption Gala
October 19, 2023. More information HERE
RECENT FUNDRAISING EVENTS
Justice and Jazz in the Quarter
On March 2, 2023, NFCJ/NACDL joined forces with LACDL at the Toulouse Theater in New Orleans, LA. Learn more at nfcj.org/nola
AUGUST 12, 2022 - Celebrating an Icon of Defense - A Reception Honoring Albert J. Krieger, Palm Beach, FL.
Friends, family, members and supporters all gathered together on August 12, 2022 at the Circle Ballroom at the Breakers in Palm Beach, FL for a cocktail reception, silent auction, open bar and a very moving presentation honoring one of NACDL's founders and most ardent supporters.
Learn more here: nfcj.org/krieger
MAY 2022 - A Night Under the Stars, Chicago, Illinois.
On Monday, May 16, 2022, NACDL and the Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (IACDL) hosted "A Night Under the Stars", a benefit supporting the NACDL Foundation for Criminal Justice. It was an evening of entertainment, open bar, food and fun while we celebrated heroes of the Defense Bar including Steve Drizin, Thomas Sullivan and Jenner & Block.
Held at the beautiful home of Leonard Goodman in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, the evening included a special performance by the Exoneree Band. Visit nfcj.org/Chicago to learn more!
February 2022 - Stronger Together, a joint fundraiser in Austin, TX.
On February 25, 2022, The NACDL Foundation for Criminal Justice (NFCJ) and the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Educational Institute (TCDLEI) were pleased to join forces for an evening of fun, camaraderie, and entertainment while raising money for these two organizations. To learn more about this event, and enjoy pictures from the evening, visit nfcn.org/tcdla.
FALL 2021 - The NFCJ Gala returned LIVE and IN-PERSON with a special virtual twist.
On October 7, 2021, the NACDL Foundation for Criminal Justice held its annual gala in Washington, DC. at the National Building Museum. The event was a huge success, and we are thankful to all who provided support. To learn more, visit here for more information.
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Cross-Examination Trial Pack
NACDL’s new Cross-Examination Trial Pack includes three of our best-selling Cross-Examination resources: “Damage Control: Situational Cross-Examination Techniques Trial Guide”, "Ultimate Cross 2.0: Audio Recordings & Written Materials" and "Sample Cross-Examination Questions."
This masterful collection of cross-examination resources provide countless tips, techniques and strategies for a variety of criminal case-specific scenarios. Learn to cross-examine a variety of trial witnesses!
Death Investigation: Forensic Pathology in the Courtroom and Cause & Manner of Death (2022)
This unique program provides criminal defense lawyers with an accurate and clear overview of forensic pathology and the countless factors to consider in a death investigation and will methodically explain what happens during an autopsy to determine cause and manner of death.
You'll uncover the different types of medicolegal death investigations, what to request from your MDI expert, quality benchmarks for accreditation and certification, guidelines and standards, common terminology and frequently asked questions.
The Psychology of Persuasion & Storytelling for Criminal Defense Lawyers
This Trial Resource Guide is a masterful collection of practical tips, techniques and strategies focused solely on using the arts and sciences of persuasion to improve your storytelling skills at trial.
You'll learn how to master the ability to communicate with juries, deliver powerful openings and closings, perform convincing cross-examinations, use effective courtroom choreography and non-verbal communication, identify and develop the optimal theme and theory for your case, and offer compelling arguments during mitigation and sentencing.
Zealous Advocacy in Sexual Assault & Child Victims Cases (2022)
Defending charges of sexual assault and child abuse can be daunting — but with the right tools, it doesn’t have to be.
Every year, NACDL identifies the hottest topics and most pressing issues when defending these cases, and brings-in nationally-renowned lawyers and experts to help you prepare for battle. This year’s 13th Annual Defending Sex Cases training program is our best yet; packed with topics and speakers you won’t want to miss!
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FALL 2020 Something New - the NFCJ went VIRTUAL!
On September 17th, 2020, Constitution Day, the NACDL Foundation for Criminal Justice held a virtual gala. The Justice for All, Justice NOW gala raised funds to help NACDL address inequity within the criminal justice system.
To learn more about the evening, our sponsors, honorees, view video's from the event, and to see photos from the photo book, vising the gala page here.
February 14, 2020 - San Diego, CA
In February of 2020, the NFCJ hosted a reception honoring Justin Brooks at the beach side home of Juanita Brooks and Michael Pancer. Learn more and view pictures from the event.