Felony Defender Training

  • Chapel Hill, NC
This course is sponsored by UNC-Chapel Hill School of Government, and Office of Indigent Defense Services.

This program is for attorneys who are new to handling felony cases. Topics include discovery and investigation, suppression and other superior court motions, lab reports, preserving the record, jury instructions, sentencing, and trial skills— including conducting voir dire —necessary to handle felony cases from start to finish. This program is comprised of plenary sessions and intensive small group workshops. Due to the interactive nature of the program, participants are expected to attend all sessions.

For information on other indigent defense education courses, visit our Indigent Defense Education site.

Felony Defender Training qualifies for NC State Bar criminal law specialization credit.

General13.50 hrs
Ethics1.00 hrs
Substance abuse1.00 hrs
Total15.50 hrs
  • Chapel Hill, NC
    February 11 - 14, 2020
    UNC School of Government
    Knapp-Sanders Building
    400 South Road
    Chapel Hill, NC 27514
For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

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

Kate Jennings

Program Manager, Courts Group
919.962.3287
Defender Educator, Indigent Defense Education