2018 Juvenile and Criminal Law Seminars (Bundle and Save)
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3/8/2018 to 3/9/2018
When: 03/08 - 03/09
Where: In-person or Live Webinar
625 E. Court Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa  50309
United States
Contact: Christy Cronin

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Why spend more? Save big on registration fees by registering for both the Juvenile and Criminal Law Seminars. Simply click the "Register" button above to get started. For a printable form, please click here (most up-to-date information can be found below).

To register only the Juvenile Law Seminar, visit here.
Click here to register only for the Criminal Law Seminar.

Thursday, March 8
8:30 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
In-person attendance will take place at the ISBA Headquarters (625 E. Court Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309)

Friday, March 9
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
In-person or Live Webinar
In-person attendance will take place at the ISBA Headquarters (625 E. Court Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309)

Prices below reflect the early-bird registration fees. Registering after March 7 will result in a $50 late fee being added on to your registration fee amount.

ISBA Family and Juvenile Law and Criminal Law Section Members - $290 ($350 w/o bundle)
Please use promo code ISBAsave when registering to receive the $290 rate. This code is for ISBA Criminal Law and Family and Juvenile Law Section members only. This code is not applicable to YLD Members (Years 1-5) who are members of these sections. If you are a current ISBA member and would like to join the Criminal Law and/or Family and Juvenile Law Sections, please contact the ISBA Membership Department at 515-697-7870. Fee to join a section is $15 per section.

ISBA Members - $325 ($380 w/o bundle)
YLD Members (Years 1-5) - $200 ($250 w/o bundle)
Non-ISBA Members - $450 ($600 w/o bundle)
Law Students - Free

For legal professionals practicing in the areas of juvenile and family law, this annual seminar, with its quality presenters and timely topics, is one that should not be missed. Now being offered as a live webinar, as well as an in-person event, attorneys from throughout the state of Iowa can participate and learn from the location of their choosing.

8:00 - 8:30 - Registration
8:30 - 9:30 - Best Practices from Judges
- Speaker: Hon. Colin Witt, District Associate Judge, District 5C
9:30 - 10:15 - Infants Exposed to Opioids - An Approach to Addressing Their Needs - Speaker: Dr. Rizwan Shah, Retired Child Abuse Program Director and Emeritus Faculty at Blank Children's Hospital
10:15 - 10:30 - Break
10:30 - 11:30 - Juvenile Psychological and Risk Assessments: Common Themes in Juvenile Psychology
- Speaker: Dr. Ed Connor, Connor & Associates
11:40 - 12:10 - Potential Immigration Consequences for Juvenile Delinquents and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status - Speakers: Julia Zalenski and Rachel Antonuccio, Johnson County Public Defender's Office
12:00 - 12:10 - Lunch (Lunch provided with in-person attendance)
12:10 - 12:40 - Brief Case Law Update: Top Ten Things You Need to Know Right Now - Speaker: Prof. Brent Pattison, Director of Joan and Lyle Middleton Center for Children’s Rights, Drake University
12:40 - 1:40 - Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES)/Trauma Informed Training - Speakers: Dr. Armeda Wojciak, assistant professor, University of Iowa College of Education and Dr. David Brown, Special Education Instructor, West Liberty High School
1:40 - 2:25 - Changes in KidsNet/Licensing for Foster and Adoptive Parents – Moderator: Prof. Brent Pattison, Director of Joan and Lyle Middleton Center for Children’s Rights, Drake University
Panel: Jane Harvey and Wendy Rickman, Department of Human Services (DHS)
2:25 - 2:40 - Break
2:40 - 3:40 - Education Spotlight: Cyberbullying and Delinquency
- Speaker: Nicole Proesch, Iowa Department of Education
3:45 - 4:45 - Ethics: Technology in Juvenile Cases - Speaker: Tara van Brederode, Attorney Disciplinary Board

CLE CREDIT (approved)
7.5 state hours which includes 1 ethics hour

Sponsored by The Iowa State Bar Association Family and Juvenile Law Section

The ISBA Criminal Law Seminar features well-rounded presenters and timely topics particularly intriguing to both prosecutors and defense attorneys. The CLE programming includes some familiar topics that are relevant to Iowa criminal law including updates on case law, a legislative update and charging, plea and sentencing considerations. An additional topic this year focuses on the science of DNA with Paul Bush, a DNA Lab Supervisor at the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation presenting.

8:00 - 9:00 - Registration
9:00 - 10:00 - Case Law Update
- Speaker: B. John Burns, Federal Public Defenders Office
10:00 - 11:00 - Legislative Update - Speakers: Joseph McEniry, Legislative Services Agency and Doug Struyk, Carney & Appleby PLC
11:00 - 12:00 - Iowa Board of Parole Update - Speaker: Jeff Wright, Chair, Iowa Board of Parole
12:00 - 1:00 - Lunch (Lunch  provided with in-person attendance)
12:30 - 1:00 - Introduction of Larry Johnson, Jr., New State Public Defender
- Speaker: Larry Johnson, Jr., State Public Defender
1:00 - 2:00 - What's New in DNA and the DCI Crime Lab - Speaker: Paul Bush, Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation, DNA Lab Supervisor
2:00 - 2:30 - Charging, Plea, and Sentencing Considerations - Speaker: Marc Krickbaum, U.S. Attorney, Iowa’s Southern District
2:30 - 3:30 - Voire Dire - Hon. Henry Latham, District Court Judge, District 7

CLE CREDIT (approved)
6 state hours which includes 2.5 federal hours *
Federal credit is still pending. 

Sponsored by The Iowa State Bar Association Criminal Law Section

Please select attendance preference (in-person or live webinar) when registering for these events. In-person attendance will take place at the ISBA Headquarters (625 E. Court Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309).

If attending via the live webinar, any materials related to these events, as well as joining instructions, will be sent via e-mail prior to the events. Please include an e-mail address when registering for these events. ISBA members, please make sure we have your most up-to-date e-mail address.