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Trial Skills Training

New Attorney Litigation Academy Materials (11.04.19 – 11.07.19)

Litigation Academy Supplementary Materials Part 1 Litigation Academy Supplementary Materials Part 2 Litigation Academy Supplementary Materials Part 3 Litigation Academy Supplementary Materials Part 4

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2019 WDA Defender Conference: Game Changing Strategies for Public Defenders

What you Need to Know: Policy and Legislative Update (materials coming soon) Presented by Christie Hedman, Executive Director, Washington Defender Association and Kelly Vomacka, Attorney, Law Office of Kelly Vomacka How Can You Re...

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New Evidence Rule (ER) 413: What Defenders Need To Know (02.15.19)

Activity ID #: 1099712 Video Password: WDA Presented by Annie Benson (WDA), Edwin Aralica (King County Dept. of Public Defense) & Michiko Fjeld (Spokane City Public Defender). 1.0 Law and Legal Procedure Credit. WDA’s E...

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The Defender’s Toolbox: Emerging Issues and Essential Skills (Gonzaga) 11.02.18

Activity ID # 1109149 Video Passwords: WDA Click here for a full schedule. Representing Clients Facing an Indeterminate Sex Offense Sentence. Presented by Cindy Arends Elsberry, Washington Defender Association. Supplementary Docum...

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The Defender’s Toolbox: Emerging Issues and Essential Skills (10.12.18)

Available Materials for The Defender’s Toolbox: Emerging Issues and Essential Skills Full Schedule Representing Clients Facing Indeterminate Sex Offense Sentencing. Cindy Arends Elsberry, Washington Defender Association. What...

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2018 Defender Conference: Moving Toward Justice (04.27.18 – 04.28.17)

Materials and Recording of the 2018 Defender Conference: Moving Toward Justice.

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Challenging Search Warrants (10.20.17)

Training on the mechanics of a 3.6 hearing challenging a search warrant as well as the legal requirements for a valid search warrant.

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2017 Defender Conference: Taking Advocacy to the Next Level–Video

Two day conference relevant to all practice areas.

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Implementing Holistic Defense Strategies: Family Law for Public Defenders (10.21.16)

This training focuses on family law concepts and custody matters in order to avoid common pitfalls caused when clients agree to custody arrangements to avoid a dependency case or termination early in a criminal or dependency case.

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Effectively Interviewing Law Enforcement (07.15.16)

This webinar is designed to enhance the skills of public defenders and investigators in conducting interviews of law enforcement officers.

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