Summer Criminal Law Update Webinar

The 2022 Summer Criminal Law Update will cover recent criminal law decisions issued by the North Carolina appellate courts and U.S. Supreme Court and will highlight significant criminal law legislation enacted by the North Carolina General Assembly. Phil Dixon, School of Government faculty member, and Jonathan Holbrook, Director of Training at the NC Conference of District Attorneys, will discuss a wide range of issues affecting felony and misdemeanor cases in the North Carolina state courts. The webinar includes a dynamic visual presentation, live audio, and interactive Q & A.

For additional information about public defense education courses and resources, visit our Public Defense Education site.

The 2022 Summer Criminal Law Webinar will be held Friday, June 3rd from 1:30 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.

The Registration deadline is 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 1st.

Additional information

Agenda: Click here for the course agenda.

Attendees: This webinar is open to judges, magistrates, public defenders, private attorneys who handle or are interested in pursuing indigent criminal defense work, and other court actors who handle criminal cases.

CLE: This webinar will offer 1.5 hours of general continuing legal education (CLE) credit and qualifies for NC State Bar Criminal Law Specialization Credit. 

To receive CLE credit, all participants must preregister individually, even if the webinar is watched in a group setting. To receive partial credit, please submit your form to John Sherman at sherman@sog.unc.edu by 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 8th.

CLE Partial Credit Form

General1.50 hrs
Total1.50 hrs
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    June 3
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    IDS Employees

    $0.00
    Registration and payment for this course grants access for a single attendee. In order to register a group of attendees, please register each person individually. If you have questions, please contact our registration office at registration@sog.unc.edu or 919.966.4414.

    Private Assigned Counsel and Contract Attorneys for IDS

    • This registration category applies to attorneys handling indigent cases in North Carolina state courts as private assigned counsel or a contract attorney for IDS.
    $35.00
    Registration and payment for this course grants access for a single attendee. In order to register a group of attendees, please register each person individually. If you have questions, please contact our registration office at registration@sog.unc.edu or 919.966.4414.

    Private Attorneys

    $85.00
    Registration and payment for this course grants access for a single attendee. In order to register a group of attendees, please register each person individually. If you have questions, please contact our registration office at registration@sog.unc.edu or 919.966.4414.

    Judges/Magistrates

    $0.00
    Registration and payment for this course grants access for a single attendee. In order to register a group of attendees, please register each person individually. If you have questions, please contact our registration office at registration@sog.unc.edu or 919.966.4414.
For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar
919.966.4414
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

John Patrick Sherman

Program Associate, Courts Group
919.962.0716
Teaching Assistant Professor, Public Defense Education
Albert Coates Professor of Public Law and Government, and Director, Public Defense Education
Associate Director of Programs and Services, Public Defense Education