Criminal Appeals: A 21st Century Approach ** 50% OFF **

        
  
     
Legal Area:        Criminal Appellate Litigation
Total Credit Hours:        3.75
Ethics Credit Included:        0.00
Registration Fee:        $94.00
Course Materials:        textaudiovideo
Session END DATE:        07/31/2017
Information:        Code: SPEC316
  

** available at any time of day and in time increments convenient to you through date referenced above **


CLEonline.com, together with the Houston Bar Association (HBA), are pleased to present a special online CLE program in the area of criminal law that will address changes in the area of criminal appeals in the 21st century. This course features streaming video and downloadable MP3 audio presentations from a live CLE seminar on this topic that was originally conducted by the Houston Bar Association (HBA) on April 19, 2014. You can access this presentation on demand at any time during the course of the seminar session. This course is approved for 3.75 MCLE hours.



Speakers featured this course include:

  • Robert Dubose - Alexander Dubose & Townsend LLP
  • Hon. Terry Jennings - 1st Court of Appeals
  • Lisa McMinn - State Prosecuting Attorneys Office
  • Brian Wice - Attorney at Law
  • David Newell - Harris County District Attorney's Office
  • Hon. Brett Busby - 14th Court of Appeals
  • Hon. Laura Higley - 1st Court of Appeals
  • Hon. Rebeca Huddle - 1st Court of Appeals



Some of the subjects to be discussed during this course include:

  1. Audience Focused Advocacy

  2. Brief Writing

  3. Using Traps to Your Advantage

  4. Use of Petitions for Discretionary Review (PDRs)

  5. Art of Appellate Advocacy

  6. How to Turn Housecleaning Motions Into Tools

  7. Brief Writing Panel





The presenter for this course is Mr. Robert Dubose, a name partner with the firm of Alexander Dubose Jefferson & Townsend LLP in Houston. Mr. Dubose handles appeals, with particular emphasis on insurance coverage, corporate governance, and commercial and contract disputes. He is board certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He is admitted to practice in all state courts in Texas and he is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Houston Bar Association. His awards include Texas Monthly "Super Lawyer" (2008 to present) and Best Lawyers in America (2010 to present). He received his law degree from Harvard Law School (J.D., cum laude, 1993) and his undergraduate degree from Rice University (B.A., magna cum laude, 1990). A more extensive biography for Mr. Dubose may be found at his firm's website.


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This course is approved for credit by the MCLE Committees of the State Bar of Texas, the State Bar of California and the State Bar of Tennessee. In addition, regular CLE credits for this seminar may also be available in a number of other states through CLE Reciprocity (such as Florida) or as an "Approved Jurisdiction" (Tennessee). CLEonline.com is a State Bar of California approved MCLE provider. (These are not self-study credits, but rather 'participatory' credits as you would receive for attending a traditional, live CLE seminar.)


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