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Criminal Law Symposium 2020

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Webcast - Both Days

STARTMon., Sep. 21, 2020
8:30 AM
ENDTue., Sep. 22, 2020
4:35 PM
CLE 10 sub/2 eth PRICE Regular: $499.00
New Attorney: $250.00
Webcast - Day Two

STARTTue., Sep. 22, 2020
8:30 AM
ENDTue., Sep. 22, 2020
4:35 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $299.00
New Attorney: $150.00
Webcast- Day One

STARTMon., Sep. 21, 2020
8:30 AM
ENDMon., Sep. 21, 2020
4:35 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $299.00
New Attorney: $150.00


Your number one source for the latest developments in criminal law.

There is no better way to make sure you are up-to-date with the important developments in criminal law. The Symposium is an exceptional opportunity to learn from some of the sharpest minds on the criminal law bar.

This virtual event includes some of the updates you have come to expect, other important topics as well as some capital case topics.

Topics Include Updates On:

Sentencing Update
Department of Corrections
Search and Seizure
Sentencing Guidelines

Other Topics Include:

The Year in Review
Crimmigation: Representing the Non-Citizen Defendant

Ethics Topics:

Implicit Bias
Civility in the Profession

Meet your Rule 801 training requirements
Capital case training will be provided at the Symposium in our special sessions devoted to capital case issues.

PCRA Update
How Police Generate False Confessions and How Science is Changing Interrogation Practices
Hearsay & Homicide: Evidentiary Issues in Capital Cases
Mental Health Defense Examinations in Homicide Cases
Implicit Bias

All attendees will receive the course materials as a digital book. A printed copy of the course book is available, at a discount to attendees, for $80. Additional copies are available at full price. If you wish to purchase the printed version of the course book, please call PBI Customer Service at 800-932-4637. Printed versions of the course book will not be distributed at the course; please allow up to two weeks after the program for the printed versions of the course book to be shipped.


ProPass - Online does not apply to Institute programs delivered via webcast.

Practice Areas


Prof. Bruce A. Antkowiak Esq. Saint Vincent College
Gary N. Asteak Esq. Asteak Law Offices
Mark H. Bergstrom Pennsylvania Commission on Sentencing
Marissa Boyers Bluestine Esq. University of Pennsylvania Law School
Elizabeth A. DeLosa Esq. Pennsylvania Innocence Project
Jules Epstein Esq. Temple University Beasley School of Law
Steven F. Fairlie Esq. Fairlie & Lippy PC
Hon. Robert A. Graci Saxton & Stump, LLC (HBG)
Jalila Jefferson-Bullock M.A., J.D. Duquesne University
Fawn E. Kehler Esq. The Law Offices of Fawn E. Kehler
Christopher E. Kelly PhD Saint Joseph's University
Hon. Anthony M. Mariani Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas
Hon. Edward M. Marsico Jr. Dauphin County Court of Common Pleas
Ryan Meyers Pennsylvania Commission on Sentencing
Beverly H. Rampaul Esq. Lancaster County Public Defender's Office
David Rudovsky Esq. Kairys, Rudovsky, Messing, Feinberg & Lin LLP
Wayne Sachs Esq. Sachs Law Group, LLC
Nilam A. Sanghvi Esq. Pennsylvania Innocence Project
Marc R. Steinberg Esq. Rubin Glickman Steinberg & Gifford PC
Stuart B. Suss Esq.
William R. Toal III, Esq. Delaware County District Attorney's Office
Clarence Watson JD, MD The University of Pennsylvania
Sec. John E. Wetzel Department of Corrections
Troy H. Wilson Esq. Wilson Law Office
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.