ICDA 2020 Spring Seminar

2020 Vision:  Seeing Beyond the Immediate Issues and Preventing Future Problems

Presented by Indigent Criminal Defense Appointments 

This course will update attorneys on the laws and rulings from the last year that immediately shapes various issues in our cases, enlighten us about mitigation for any case, and educate us about SVP issues and sex assault in our cases.

The six hour program will provide 6 MCLE hours which may be applied towards the educational and training requirements set forth in W & I 634.3 and CRC 5.664. This course will provide 5 general credits and 1 ethics credit.


Date: February 29, 2020  

Time:  Registration begins at 8:30 am

Program start:  9:00 am to 4:00 pm


Los Angeles County Bar Association

Conference Room

1055 W. 7th Street, FL 2700

Los Angeles, CA 90017

CLE:  5 Hrs. General Credits & 1 Hr. Ethics

Event Code: 022920ICD



Albert Menaster, Esq., LA County Public Defender Appellate Branch: The 2020 Annual Update (9:00-10:30am) 1.5 hr. Gen. Credits

Katherine Sloan, Expert Witness: Mitigating Manson- Or Anybody Else (10:40-11:25am) .75 hr. Gen. Credits

Albert Camacho, Esq, LA County Public Defender, Appellate Branch: Immigration Basics and Sentencing (11:30-12:30pm) 1 Gen. Credit

Cari Caruso, Expert Witness: Sexual Assault and Your Case (1:00-2:00pm) 1 hr. Gen. Credit

David K. Santiago, Esq., LA County Public Defender: SVP Avoidance in Felony Practice (2:05-2:50pm) .75 hr. Gen. Credit

Terry Shenkman, Esq., Former LA County Public Defender:  Preparing SVP Probable Cause and Litmon-Vasquez Hearings (3:00-4:00pm) 1 hr. Ethics


Special Training Registration price:

Price for Pre-Registration     
CLE + Plus Members               $100
 ICDA & LACBA Members       $125
 ICDA or LACBA Members      $135
 APD & PD                                 $135
 All Others                                 $175
Registration at the Door/Walk-In     
CLE + Plus Members               $125
ICDA & LACBA Members        $150
ICDA or LACBA Members       $160
APD or PD                                 $160
All Others                                  $200

Serving Breakfast and Lunch

Registration by Phone:  (213) 896-6560 (Member Service Department)


2/29/2020 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
1055 W. Seventh St. Suite 2700 Los Angeles 90017

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Advance registration (both online and via phone) closes for most programs approximately 12-24 hours before event time (in order to allow for operational considerations), we would still like to have you join us, and you are more than welcome to register on-site and attend, unless the program is specifically noted as SOLD OUT. Full refunds issued only for registrations which are cancelled 48 hours in advance.

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The Los Angeles County Bar Association is a State Bar of California MCLE approved provider. If this is a CLE event, the Los Angeles County Bar Association certifies that this activity has been approved for MCLE credit. CLE events will state the amount and type of credit offered in the calendar listing.