Public Defender Events

Training is a key component of NLADA's mission to seek justice for all by providing high-quality, cost-efficient legal representation to low-income persons accused of crimes. An experienced and dynamic faculty, carefully selected for each program because of their professional expertise, conducts all of NLADA's trainings. Conferences offer innovations in technology and management techniques and strategies plus specific opportunities to sharpen trial, appellate, and training skills.

Defender Conferences and Training

Aug
23
Getting Started in Community Partnerships

This webinar will focus on providing attendees with a clearer understanding of the importance of community partnerships in federally funded programs. The information provided will help to prepare attendees for taking their first steps in identifying and building strong partnerships within their networks and communities to become more successful grant applicants. Topics discussed will include understanding current work and work gaps, getting to know your network, measuring your collective impact, and communicating the partnerships value. This webinar is created as the second session in a 5-part series.

Sep
07
Partnerships in Federal Funding: Case studies in Defender/Civil Program Collaboration

This webinar will showcase successful Defender/Civil program partnerships that are supported with Federal funds. Presenters will discuss their experience in obtaining funding, challenges and successes of working together, and where their program is going in the future. The information provided will help attendees to understand how they might form their own unique partnerships to leverage resources and gain access to federal funding. This webinar is created as the third session in a 5-part series.

Sep
14
2017 New Leadership Training
Las Vegas, NV

NLADA’s 2017 New Leadership Training is a national conference that provides an opportunity for defender leaders to step back from day to day demands and focus on developing leadership skills. 

Oct
05
Partnerships in Federal Funding: Case studies in Reentry Programs

This webinar will showcase successful Reentry program partnerships that are supported with Federal funds. Presenters will discuss their experience in obtaining funding, challenges and successes of working together, and where their program is going in the future. The information provided will help attendees to understand how they might form their own unique partnerships to leverage resources and gain access to federal funding. This webinar is created as the fourth session in a 5-part series.

Nov
09
Partnerships in Federal Funding: Case studies in Community Economic Redevelopment
This webinar will showcase successful Community Economic Redevelopment program partnerships that are supported with Federal funds. Presenters will discuss their experience in obtaining funding, challenges and successes of working together, and where their program is going in the future. The information provided will help attendees to understand how they might form their own unique partnerships to leverage resources and gain access to federal funding. This webinar is created as the fifth session in a 5-part series.