Event Calendar

Thursday, August 15, 2024

Insights Into Neuropsychology for the Defense

Start Date: 8/15/2024 12:00 PM EDT
End Date: 8/15/2024 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

Insights Into Neuropsychology for the Defensse

Get ready for PACDL's exclusive 60-minute webinar on August 15, where Michael Keesler of Fox & Ferns Mental Health will address the complex world of neuropsychological issues. In this session, he will tackle some of the most crucial aspects of neuropsychology in defense cases, including:

1. Competence to Proceed: Explore strategies for assessing and challenging a defendant's competence to stand trial.
2. Mental State at the Time of the Offense: Gain insights into evaluating and presenting evidence related to a defendant's mental state during the commission of the offense, shedding light on crucial factors that may impact culpability.
3. Mitigation of Sentence: Discover practical approaches for incorporating neuropsychological evidence into sentencing proceedings.

This webinar is designed for you to gain greater awareness of incorporating neuropsychological issues into your defense strategy.Whether you're defending clients facing the most serious charges or navigating complex legal terrain, this webinar is essential for anyone committed to ensuring that justice is served with compassion and integrity.

This webinar is approved for 1 substantive, practice, and procedure credit hours by the Pennsylvania CLE Board. PACDL is an accredited distance learning provider in Pennsylvania.

Instructor:  Michael Keesler, Fox & Ferns Mental Health
Moderator:  Philip Gelso, Law Offices of Philip Gelso, Kingston