Intensive Juvenile Defender Training

This course is sponsored by Co-Sponsored by Office of Indigent Defense Services.

This program is cosponsored by the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Government and the Office of Indigent Defense Services. It is designed for attorneys representing juveniles in delinquency proceedings for less than two years or who have not practiced in this area for a period of time. The course will include, among other topics, sessions on detention advocacy, pre-adjudication investigation and discovery, juvenile capacity, suppression, dispositions, and the impact of the Raise the Age legislation.

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


The online registration deadline is 5:00pm on Wednesday Feburary 26, 2020. There is no onsite registration.


Additional information


Registration: Pre-registration is required and space is limited.
Attendees: This training is geared toward attorneys who are new to representing juveniles in delinquency proceedings.
Teaching Methods: This program is comprised of plenary sessions and intensive small group work. Due to the interactive nature of the program, participants are expected to attend all sessions.
Hotel Information:  The hotel deadline was February 14, 2020.


General11.75 hrs
Ethics1.00 hrs
Total12.75 hrs
There currently are no scheduled offerings of this course.
For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

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

Kate Jennings

Program Manager, Courts Group
Albert Coates Professor of Public Law and Government, and Director, Racial Equity Education Project and Public Defense Education