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How to Become a State or Federal Defender

How to Become a State or Federal Defender
Monday, October 12th, 2020 | 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. 

Program Fee:
Free for Members | $15 for Non-Members

Please Note: All attendees will receive an email confirmation including a zoom invite two hours prior to the program with details of how to access the webinar.

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.

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

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
Thanisha Pariage, Recruiting and Hiring Manager, Bronx Defenders 

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

Co-Sponsoring Committee:
Criminal Courts, Terri Stella Rosenblatt


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