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Getting it Right: A Lawyer's Responsibility in Critical Phases of a Crim. Proceeding CLE(EDU180327)
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When: Tuesday, March 27, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: CBA Law Center
30 Bank St
New Britain, Connecticut 
United States
Contact: Member Service Center

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Presented by the Connecticut Bar Association

Seminar Code EDU180327

CLE Credit
CT: 2.0 (Ethics)
NY: 2.0 (Ethics)

About the Program
This program serves as a review of a lawyer’s ethical responsibilities to a client during critical phases of a criminal proceeding, from pre-trial negotiations to the plea or trial election phase. It will review recent changes in a lawyer’s duty to counsel their client, and render professional advice on the best course of action pursuant to Sanders v. Commissioner, 169 Conn. App. 813, 153 A.3d 8 (2016).

You Will Learn

  • What your ethical responsibilities are to your clients
  • What the critical phases of a criminal proceeding are
  • How to give professional advice to your client on the best course of action to take prior to entering a guilty plea or electing to go to trial in a criminal proceeding
  • How to avoid claims of ineffective assistance of counsel given the Connecticut Appellate Court’s holding in Sanders v. Commissioner, 169 Conn. App. 813, 153 A.3d 8 (2016)

Who Should Attend
Attorneys who practice in the area of criminal defense. 


    Arnold V. Amore
Arnold Amore Law LLC,
        New Haven


(Includes  electronic materials, light dinner and parking in the public garage at 35 Bank St)
           Member $75
           Non-Member $150
           Student Member $15

Electronic materials are included in the price of the seminar. Any materials for this seminar will be e-mailed to registrants prior to the seminar for download. No paper copies will be prepared unless purchased separately.  Please note that refunds will not be granted once course materials have been sent. Cancellations made less than 2 business days prior to event are non-refundable

The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE. This program qualifies for transitional and non-transitional credits. Financial hardship information available upon request.



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