Event Calendar

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Meet Up: Capital Practitioners Meet Up

Start Date: 8/19/2020 5:00 PM EDT
End Date: 8/19/2020 6:30 PM EDT

Organization Name: NAPD

Jeanie Vela
Email: jeanie.vela@publicdefenders.us
Phone: (303) 921-3736

Meet Up: Capital Practitioners Meet Up

Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern, 90 minutes

Meet Up Facilitator: Lorinda Youngcourt

About the Meet Up:   The first 40 minutes will be spent in breakout rooms of 4 to 5 people for networking, discussion of the pre-identified topic(s), and identification of future topics.  The topics for the August 19th meeting will be:  Jury Fair Cross Section Litigation and Objections to Video Evidentiary Hearings.

About the Host Faculty: Lorinda is chair of NAPD's Education Committee and Capital Practioners Subcommittee. In her 32 years as a criminal defense attorney she has represented capital clients at trial, on direct appeal, in state post-conviction, habeas corpus, and clemency proceedings. She served as the chief defender in Lawrence County, Indiana (2010-2015) and King County, Washington (2015-2018). She is currently an Assistant Federal Defender in the Eastern District of Washington and the District of Idaho.