How to Become a State or Federal Defender

New York City Bar
Webcast
How to Become a State or Federal Defender
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Program Fee:
Free for Members | $15 for Non-Members
 
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Description: 
This panel will discuss the qualifications for and application process to become a public criminal State or Federal Defender in New York. Panelists will consist of State and Federal defenders from the regions encompassing the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

Moderator:
Jennifer Willis, Director of Strategic Litigation, Federal Defenders of New York

Speakers:
Tamara Giwa, Assistant Federal Defender, Federal Defenders of New York 
Karan Kukreja, Staff Attorney, Queens Defenders

Richard LaFontaine, Director of Recruitment and Senior Trial Attorney, Brooklyn Defender Services

Sponsoring Committee:
Minorities in the Courts,  Christopher Wilds, Chair  
 


Where
Online Event

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