|Getting Appointed to a Criminal Justice Act Panel for the Second Circuit and the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York|
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 6:30 pm-8:30 pm
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Pursuant to the Criminal Justice Act (CJA), the Second Circuit and Southern and Eastern Districts of New York have established panels of federally financed attorneys appointed to represent indigent defendants during federal criminal proceedings. This program will include current CJA panelists who will discuss the application process and mentorship programs developed to enhance diversity on these CJA panels.
Speakers: XAVIER DONALDSON, Donaldson, Chilliest & McDaniel LLP; Criminal Justice Act Panel, Southern District of New York; GARY VILLANUEVA, Criminal Justice Act Panel, Eastern District of New York; JESSE SIEGEL, Law Office of Jesse M. Siegel; Criminal Justice Act Panel, Southern District of New York
Sponsored by: Committee on Minorities in the Courts, R. Nadine Fontaine, Chair
Event Location: 42 West 44th St. (bet. 5th & 6th Ave.)