• Are you looking to gain more insight into understanding drug abuse and addiction?
  • Do you understand the federal confidentiality laws and their impact on your Drug Court program?
  • Do you understand your role on the Drug Court team?

DEFENSE COUNSEL TRAINING IS FOR YOU!

 

Overview
This four- day, comprehensive training is designed for Defense Attorneys to assist them in their often complex role of representing a client in Drug Court and other problem-solving courts. All presentations and information is cutting-edge and research based.  Training participants will hear seasoned Defense Counsel discuss the paradigm shift that occurs in Drug Court.  Through real-life scenarios, participants will have the opportunity to evaluate legal and ethical dilemmas in the Drug Court arena.

What better way to empower drug-using offenders to change their lives than with the promise of NDCI’s proven strategies and dynamic training?  Topics will include, but are not limited to:

  • Constitutional Issues
  • Ethics and Federal Confidentiality Laws
  • Incentives and Sanctions
  • Screening and Eligibility
  • Role of a Defense Counsel in Drug Court

Who Should Attend?
Defense Attorneys working or will soon be working in Drug Courts that are fully operational or in the planning or start-up phase.

Interested? You can request the Defense Counsel Training be brought to your jurisdiction through our "On Demand" series.

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Contact Us

Carolyn Hardin
Phone: 571-384-1864
Email: chardin@ndci.org