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Criminal Law For Criminal And Civil Lawyers (2014)


6.0 Total Credits including 0.5 in ethics

Are you beginning a career in criminal law either prosecution or defense? Are you a civil law practitioner looking to expand your practice to include representation of criminal defendants? Or are you an established criminal law practitioner looking for updates and practice pointers from highly regarded colleagues? This program will provide you with valuable substantive knowledge and practical skills advice: from taking the initial phone call, to arraignment and grand jury practice, and all the way to plea bargaining.

This comprehensive introductory program is invaluable for the new criminal law practitioner and the civil law practitioner who handles the occasional criminal case.


Program Topics

 “What Happens When I Get the Call?”

 Rules of Evidence

 The Grand Jury

 Ethics Problems for the Wary

 Effective Discovery

 The Art of Plea Bargaining


Program Faculty

Marvin E. Schechter, Esq. (Chair)
Marvin E. Schechter Law Firm
New York City

Daniel N. Arshack, Esq.
Arshack & Hajek
New York City

Xavier Donaldson, Esq.
Donaldson & Chilliest, LLP
New York City

Maurice H. Sercarz, Esq.
Sercarz & Riopelle, LLP
New York City

Sherry Levin Wallach, Esq.
Wallach & Rendo LLP
Mount Kisco


Total Credits: 6.00 | Skills: 2.50, Areas of Professional Practice: 3.00, Ethics: 0.50

Click "Add to Cart" to purchase full program or click a title below to purchase by topic.

 1  What Happens When I Get The Call? Criminal Law Basics (2014)
Skills: 1.50
 2  Rules Of Evidence (2014)
Areas of Professional Practice: 1.00
 3  The Grand Jury (2014)
Areas of Professional Practice: 1.00
 4  Ethics Problems For The Wary in Criminal Cases (2014)
Ethics: 1.00
 5  Effective Discovery in Criminal Cases (2014)
Skills: 1.00
 6  The Art Of Plea Bargaining (2014)
Skills: 1.00
Non-Member Price: $275.00
Published Date:
  • September 16, 2014
  • Online On-Demand
Product Code:
  • VDP94
Areas Of Professional Practice Credit(s):
  • 3.0
Ethics and Professionalism Credit(s):
  • 0.5
Skills Credit(s):
  • 2.5
Total Credit(s):
  • 6.0