Misdemeanor Defender Training

  • Chapel Hill, NC
This course is sponsored by Co-sponsored by Office of Indigent Defense Services.
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This course serves as an introductory program for attorneys new to misdemeanor cases. Sessions focus on stops and searches, impaired driving, ethical issues in district court, sentencing and jail credit, probation violations, and other issues in misdemeanor cases. Participants will also work on interviewing, negotiating, and bench trial skills through role play and small group work. 

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

This course qualifies for criminal law specialization.

General20.50 hrs
Ethics1.00 hrs
Total21.50 hrs
  • Chapel Hill, NC
    September 17 - 20, 2019
    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