Indigent Defenders in Civil Proceedings Webinar

The webinar, presented by School of Government faculty Timothy Heinle, will cover (i) lay witness fact and opinion testimony, (ii) expert witness qualifications, including grounds for tendering and challenging the admission of a witness as an expert, and (iii) permissible expert testimony in proceedings involving children. The webinar will be live, meaning that in addition to a visual and audio presentation, participants will have the opportunity to ask questions and share comments in real time.

Details on a new expert witness resource for civil defenders will also be shared. 

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

This course will be on Friday, June 28th, from 1:30 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.

The registration deadline is 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 26th. 

Additional information

Agenda: Click here to view the agenda. 

Attendees: This webinar is open to public defenders, PAC/MAC attorneys, and other attorneys who represent indigent respondents in civil matters, including but not limited to juvenile abuse/neglect/dependency; termination of parental rights; and juvenile justice proceedings.

CLE: The webinar offers 1.5 hours of general CLE credit.

General1.50 hrs
Total1.50 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:

Brooke Cale

Program Manager, Courts Group
Teaching Assistant Professor
Associate Director of Programs and Services, Public Defense Education