Litigating Exception...

Litigating Exceptional Sentences Down (SRA): Investigating and Litigating Mitigation
This CLE provides an overview of exceptional sentence law. In this training, we will discuss strategic and practical information for investigating and litigating mitigation when preparing to seek an exceptional sentence below the standard range when representing clients with felony charges. This CLE is designed for both attorneys and investigators and will be presented by Cindy Arends Elsberry, WDA’s Felony Resource Attorney.

This CLE is hosted at King County Department of Public Defense as an in-house training for King DPD employees. If you are not a King DPD employee but interested in attending, please email us at There may be a limited number of seats available to WDA Members.