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CLE Webinar: A Symposium on Fighting Racial Bias in the Criminal Courts System
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When: Thursday, July 9, 2020
10:00am - 2:30pm
Where: Online CLE Webinar
New York
United States
Contact: Jennifer Van Ort

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A Symposium on Fighting Racial Bias in the Criminal Courts System

4.5 Credits - Ethics & Diversity


Thursday, July 9, 2020
10:00am - 2:30pm
Online Via Zoom


Register using link above.


Thank you to our generous sponsors!


CLE Series Sponsor





Topics & Agenda:

  • 10:00am - 10:10am - Welcome & Introductions


  • 10:10am - 11:00am - Addressing Your Bias from Within: Rendering Bias Ineffective by Understanding and Outsmarting It - Pema Sherpa & Andre Vitale, Esq. 


  • 11:10am - 12:00pm - Race in the Courthouse--a factor or a fiction? - Frederick K. Brewington, Esq.


  • 12:10-1:00: Discussing Racial Bias during Jury Selection - Andre Vitale, Esq. 


  • 1:10-2:00: Defund the Police: An Examination of The Movement - Alice Fontier, Esq.


  • 2:00-2:25: Faculty Panel Discussion




Pricing & Registration


Register using link above.


  • NYSACDL Member: $49
  • Non-Member: $59 (Add 2020 6-Month Membership: $90 - Total $149)
  • Public Defender/Assigned Counsel: $39 (Add 2020 6-Month Membership: $57 -  Total $96 - Save $50!)


This transitional program is approved for new lawyers. NYSACDL is accredited by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board and by the New Jersey Board on Continuing Legal Education as an approved provider. NYSACDL provides tuition assistance to attorneys showing hardship.