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The Honorable Gary L. Formet, Sr. & Joseph W. DuRocher Foot Soldier of the Constitution Awards Ceremony

CFACDL Presents: A Ceremony for the Honorable Gary L. Formet, Sr. and Joseph W. DuRocher Foot Soldier of the Constitution Awards The Honorable Gary L. Formet, Sr. Award, is named after one of the circuit’s most respected judges, and is given annually to a judge who exemplifies knowledge of the law, fairness, compassion, integrity, and respect in the […]

Annual Federal Criminal Practice Seminar

Annual Federal Criminal Practice Seminar   On April 6, 2107, CFACDL, along with the Federal Public Defender’s Office for the Middle District of Florida, will hold its annual Federal Criminal Practice Seminar. The seminar is a full day and will cover nationwide and Middle District federal criminal practice issues. The seminar will be held at the Downtown […]

DNA Boot Camp

     Hosted and Sponsored by: Robert Wesley, Public Defender, Ninth Judicial Circuit with Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers   The first day will cover fundamentals of DNA testing (including biological basics, testing procedures, and how to read a lab file) and basic statistics (focusing on the various methods used to estimate the significance […]

What’s Going on with the Death Penalty, the Governor, and the State Attorney?

Educational Forum: What’s Going on with the Death Penalty, the Governor, and the State Attorney?   Community Forum featuring Retired Justice of the Florida Supreme Court James E.C. Perry, Father Jabriel Ballintine, Cheney Mason, Roger Weeden, and an ACLU representative.  Thursday will be an opportunity for the community to discuss Florida’s death penalty laws, State […]

Bail/Bond Reform Panel Discussion

          Bail/Bond Reform Panel Discussion Come and join us on Wednesday March 15th, 2017, at 310 Lakeside for a phenomenal panel discussion on Bail/Bond Reform. RSVP via Eventbrite Our distinguished panel will be discussing the bail system and how it may or may not benefit from an overhaul of the criminal justice policies that disproportionately disadvantage […]

February Luncheon: CFACDL Case Law Update

CFACDL is proud to present a federal and state criminal case law update on Wednesday, February 15th at 11:30 am at 310 Lakeside.   To Register click HERE Today!   FACDL President Lisa Call will be joining us on February 15 to give us an update on noteworthy federal criminal case law. Former CFACDL President Bill Ponall […]

OCBA Criminal Law Committee & CFACDL present: Orange County Discovery Portal Training

THE ORANGE COUNTY BAR CRIMINAL LAW COMMITTEE AND CFACDL PRESENTS: ORANGE COUNTY DISCOVERY PORTAL TRAINING   Speaker: Ryan Vescio, Director of Modernization, Office of the State Attorney This FREE seminar will provide training on the law and requirements of criminal discovery, as well as training in the new Ninth Circuit State Attorney’s Office Defense Discovery […]

2017 CFACDL Holiday Party!

  It’s That Time of Year Again! Members Come join CFACDL at our Annual Holiday Party!   December 7th, 2016 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM **Drinks and heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served**   Location: 310 Lakeside 301 East Pine Street Orlando, FL 32801 RSVP/Register at: Eventbrite For more information please email Amanda@sampaiolegal.com

Guest Speaker Aramis Ayala, November 16th Luncheon

Join CFACDL for our November luncheon located at the Citrus Club featuring guest speaker Aramis Ayala, the presumptive State Attorney taking over in 2017. Members and guests are welcome. $25 ($20 for PDs) gets you a 3-course meal at the Citrus Club as well as a chance to hear from your new State Attorney. Please RSVP through […]