Indigent Defense Education

Calendar of Live Events

The following programs are co-sponsored by the UNC School of Government and Office of Indigent Defense Services (IDS) and, unless otherwise indicated, are free to IDS employees (attorneys and other staff employed in a public, appellate, or capital defender office, special counsel office, and the IDS central office). Registration information for private attorneys and employees of other organizations is indicated on the applicable course information webpage. Space is limited for many programs. IDS will reimburse IDS employees for travel expenses in accordance with state rates and rules for programs co-sponsored by IDS.


Felony Defender Training
February 12-14, 2020
Intensive Juvenile Defender Training
March 4-6, 2020
Child Support Enforcement
April 3, 2020
Spring Public Defender and Investigator Conference
May 6-8, 2020
Summer Criminal Law Webinar
June 5, 2020
Annual Contractor and Assigned Counsel Training
June 12, 2020