Entries by Ali

Mitigation Seminar in Orlando, November 8-10, 2019

Sponsored by State Public Defender and Georgia Capital Defender Program A message from Ninth Circuit Public Defender, Robert Wesley: Dear Colleagues, The Georgia Capital Defenders had scheduled a great October CLE program in Savannah captioned “Telling Your Client’s Story”, but had complications which prevented them from going forward. We contacted GCD and offered to put […]

Federal Practice Mid-Day Seminar in Orlando

Orlando Division Mid-Day Seminar 3.0 CLE credit hours is pending with The Florida Bar No food/beverage in the ceremonial courtroom so please eat prior to this event Ceremonial Courtroom 3A, United States Courthouse Noon until 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 30, 2019 The Office of the Federal Defender is presenting a Mid-Day Seminar on Wednesday, October […]

2019 Judicial Poll Results

On behalf of the CFACDL Board of Directors, I would like to thank everyone who participated in the 2019 CFACDL Judicial Poll.  We appreciate the time and effort required to complete the poll in an effort to provide effective, constructive, feedback to our judiciary. The poll is designed to accomplish the following objectives: (1) Provide […]

October 29th, 2019 Formet and DuRocher Awards

Formet and DuRocher Awards When: October 29, 2019 at 5:30pm Where: DubsDread 549 West Par Street Orlando, FL 32804 Please join us as we present  the Gary L. Formet Award to: The Honorable Jon B. Morgan  and the Joseph W. DuRocher Award to:  Melissa Vickers Thank you to our Sponsors Perez LaSure Law and Lindsey & […]

Oct. 4th Implicit Bias in Jury Selection

  We have a great event just around the corner on October 4, 2019, here at the Orlando Federal Courthouse in the Jury Assembly Room from 2:30pm to 5:00pm (see flyer attached).   Implicit Bias in Jury Selection– The Orange County Bar Association (OCBA) Diversity & Inclusion Committee, OCBA Criminal Law Committee, Central Florida Association […]

Invitation to Attend the Advanced Capital Voir Dire – The Morgan Method – Conference

Advanced Capital Voir Dire- The Morgan Method Florida Capital Voir Dire Training Using the Morgan Method: Theory & Intense Practice November 13-15, 2019 Safety Harbor Resort & Spa   The Florida Public Defender Association (FPDA) and the National College for Capital Voir Dire (NCCVD) is offering an intense capital trial training program. Participants will work […]

Sept 25th, 2019 – CLE Luncheon – Defending Sex Workers In Court

Reserve your seat for our luncheon Wednesday September 25th at Noon. Join us for lunch from Fresh Kitchen while hearing about defending clients charged with sex crimes. Location: Sorosis of Orlando 501 East Livingston Street Tickets are available here.   Our Speaker, Alex Andrews is a sex worker alumni who has lived the experience under criminalization of consensual sex work. […]

Orange County Library System: Illusion of Justice with Author Jerry Buting

  Friday, September 13th, 2019 Doors Open at 6:30pm Tickets on sale here: General Admission: $15.00 VIP Admission: $50.00 https://orlandoweeklytickets.com/events/96948557/illusion-of-justice-an-evening-with-author-jerome-f-buting VIP Ticket Sales End TODAY September 6th, 2019 A copy of Illusion of Justice: Inside Making a Murderer and America’s Broken System Early Access beginning at 5:30pm Drink ticket for Mix and Mingle with other […]

Meet the New Board Mixer 🍻 August 15, 2019

Meet the Board August 15th Enjoy drinks on us! Hooch on Wall Street Thursday, August 15, 2019 5:30pm to 8pm Free to all members, come join us for beer, wine and calls at: Hooch 25 Wall Street Orlando FL 32801 We will pick up the tab and you get to know the newly elected 2019-2020 CFACDL Board!