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How to Get Appointed to a CJA Panel
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | Program 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Program Fee
: Free for Members | $10 for Non-Members

Learn about the requirements and application process to be appointed to the Criminal Justice Act Panel in the Federal District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. The panel will include directors of the Criminal Justice Act Mentorship Program for the Southern District of New York and the new mentorship program in the Eastern District which began just this year. Both programs are geared towards identifying and preparing a diverse group of state practitioners for federal criminal practice on the panels.

Peter E. Quijano, Partner, Quijano & Ennis, Co-Director, SDNY CJA Mentorship Program
Michael Hueston, Co-Director, EDNY CJA Mentorship Program
Cesar de Castro, Partner, Law Firm of Cesar de Castro, P.C., Administrator, SDNY CJA Mentorship Program
David K. Bertan, Partner, Law Office of David K. Bertan, Mentor, SDNY CJA Mentorship Program

Christine A. Rodriguez, Law Office of Christine A. Rodriguez

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


42 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10036


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