Event Calendar

Thursday, July 22, 2021

Judicial Recusal and Disqualification – Legal Insights and Tactical Approaches

Start Date: 7/22/2021 12:00 PM EDT
End Date: 7/22/2021 1:00 PM EDT

Venue Name: Zoom Webinar - Live Webcast


Organization Name: Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Contact:
Beth L. Winters
Email: pacdl@pacdl.org
Phone: (717) 234-7403

Judicial Recusal and Disqualification – Legal Insights and Tactical Approaches
 
This webinar will review the judicial canons and case law governing judicial disqualification/recusal and practical approaches to effectively handling this complex and potentially perilous legal issue.  The speakers also will discuss individual versus bench-wide recusals and compare the federal and state recusal processes.  Additionally, the presentation will highlight the recusal and disqualification rules in the Code of Judicial Conduct and their interpretation and application by the Judicial Conduct Board.

This webinar is approved for 1.0 substantive, practice, and procedure credit hours by the Pennsylvania CLE Board. PACDL is an accredited distance learning provider in Pennsylvania.

Instructors: Carson Morris, Robert Graci and Jaskirat Chhatwal of Saxton & Stump