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How to Become a State or Federal Defender
Monday, April 17, 2017 | 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

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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.

Panelists:
Shannon Cumberbatch, Recruiting and Hiring Manager, Bronx Defenders
Amanda David, Assistant Federal Defender, Federal Defenders of New York, Eastern District of New York
Jennifer Brown, Attorney-in-Charge of the SDNY Trial Unit, Federal Defenders of New York, Southern District of New York
Timothy B. Rountree, Attorney-in-Charge of the Criminal Defense Practice, Queens County, The Legal Aid Society

Moderator:
Vincent Southerland, Executive Director, NYU Law School’s Center on Race, Inequality, and the Law

Sponsoring Association Committee:
Minorities in the Courts Committee, Natacha Carbajal-Evangelista, Chair

Co-Sponsoring Association Committees:
Minorities in the Profession Committee, Rakhi Bahadkar-Rajpaul, Chair
Career Advancement & Management Committee, Aisha L. Joseph, Chair
Criminal Courts Committee, Kerry Ward, Chair

 

Where:
42 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10036

 

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