2017 Agenda




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Thursday, June 15, 2017

7:00 – 8:30a        Breakfast & Registration
8:30 – 9:00a        Opening Remarks
9:00 – 10:00a      Dr. Saar – A Primer on Criminal Responsibility [1.2 credits]

10:00 – 10:15a    BREAK

10:15 – 11:15a    Dr. Brumage – ACES/Childhood Trauma [1.2 credits]

11:15 – 12:15a    Robert McCoid – “Really Getting to Know Your Jury Panel: Requesting and Using Supplemental Pretrail Questionnaires to Improve Voir Dire” [1.2 credits]

12:15 – 2:15p    LUNCH – Keynote Speaker – TBA [1.2 credits]

2:15 – 3:15p        BREAKOUT SESSION ONE [1.2 credits each]
    1)    Dr. Saar – Juvenile Issues
    2)    Brenda Waugh – 10 Ways Restorative Justice Can Help a Good Public Defender Thrash Out a Great Plea Agreement

3:15 – 4:15p        BREAKOUT SESSION TWO [1.2 credits each]
    1)    Stephen Lindsay - If You Build It, They Will Come…. Creating and Utilizing a Meaningful Theory of Defense
    2)    Jason Parmer & Matt Brummond – 4th Amendment
    3)    Valena Beety & Melissa Giggenbach – WV Innocence Project on Shaken Baby Syndrome

4:15 – 4:30p        BREAK

4:30 – 5:30p    Robert Albury – Lawyer Assistance Program [1.2 credits in ethics]

7:00 – 10:00p    Movie & Discussion: “Murder on a Sunday Morning” [3.6 credits]

Friday, June 16, 2017

7:00 – 8:30a        Breakfast & Registration
8:30 – 10:00a      Deja Vishny – “What’s Interrogation Gotta Do With It: Defending False Confession Cases” [1.8 credits]

10:00 – 10:30a    **Extended break for checking out of room (if needed)**

10:30 – 11:30a    Larry Daniel – Cell Phone Location Evidence for Legal Professionals [1.2 credits]

11:30 – 12:30p    Stephen Lindsay – Direct Examination: Nobody Puts Baby in the Corner [1.2 credits]

12:30 – 1:45p    LUNCH (on your own)

1:45 – 2:45p    Scott Johnson – An Objectionable CLE: A Primer on Objections [1.2 credits]

2:45 – 3:45p    Brian Kornbrath – How Your State Case Can Harm Your Client’s Federal Case [1.2 credits]