Calendar of Events
July 13, 2017
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Litigating Sex Crimes
September 22, 2017
King of Prussia
White Collar Practice
November 2 and 3, 2017
Capital Cases - Advancing Mitigation and Deconstructing Aggravators
December 8, 2017
King of Prussia
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Welcome to the Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers website.
Check out PACDL's new prospectus for sponsors and exhibitors for the White Collar Practice Seminar scheduled for November 2 and 3, 2017 in Center City, Philadelphia. There are a variety of enhanced sponsorship levels this year and newly added exhibitor opportunities.
The newly launched For The Defense gives readers the best in criminal defense practice journalism on a digital platform that is packaged in a striking, sophisticated, easy-to-read design, backed by an association that will soon celebrate 30 years of leadership. Content is organized into relevant criminal-defense specific topics and offers meaningful engagement with criminal defense bar practitioners whether they are situated in public defender offices or in private practice. PACDL has loyal and engaged members – with a membership boasting 1000 criminal defense lawyers and growing. Your message will reach decision makers who are looking to partner with solution providers like yours. Promote your message to our membership through our digital advertising channel. Click here for advertising rate information.
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One of the valuable benefits of membership to PACDL is access to our extensive Brief Bank, a digital library of briefs written and submitted by our members.
The Social Media and Listserv Policy: The PACDL Listserv is a private email-based discussion group for members of the Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Participation is governed by PACDL's Social Media and Listserv Policy.
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