The OCBA Criminal Law Committee presents its annual Brown Bag Lecture Series, "Anatomy of a Criminal Case." Each lecture in the series is worth one CLE credit for attorneys who receive criminal appointments. Dates, topics and speakers are listed below.
Pre-registration is recommended since seating is limited. Pre-registration ends for the entire Brown Bag Series ends April 18 at 5 p.m. Register here.
April 19 - Courtroom Technology: It’s Not Just Flip Charts Anymore. Christina Bujak, Chief Court Business Operations, Oakland County Circuit & Probate Courts
May 17 - Trauma Drama and Getting Your Client to Help You Represent Them. Ellen Yashinsky Chute, LMSW, ACSW, Senior Director Behavioral Health Services, Jewish Family Services
June 21 - Sentencing Considerations: The Defense and Prosecution Views. Jack Holmes, Esq.; Louis Meizlish, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney; and Victoria King, Judicial Staff Attorney
July 19 - Analysis of Child Head Trauma. Dr. Ljubisa Dragovic, Chief Medical Examiner, Oakland County Medical Examiner’s Office
August NO SEMINAR
Sept. 20 - The New MIDC Rules: Best Practices in Oakland County. Kevin Oeffner, Oakland County Court Administrator; Angie Garrett and Amy Vinyard, Indigent Defense Voucher And Payment Processing Specialists
Oct. 18 - Know Your Judge: Circuit Court. Douglas K. Oliver, Esq.
Nov. 15 - Representing the Domestic Violence Defendant. Emily Long, Esq.
Jan. 17 - Probation Violations and Alternatives a Practitioner Can Get Behind. Lisa Dwyer, Esq.
Feb. 21 - The Charging Process. Jason Pernick, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney
March 21 - Know Your Judge: District Court. Douglas K. Oliver, Esq.