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Conducting Investigations in Criminal Cases: The Law and Practice Tips 2020 *Class by Webinar*

November 23, 2020
Credits: 2.0 Credit Hours

Description: Join us for this popular and informative class.  Our experienced and knowledgeable faculty will explain the law and procedures for investigating criminal cases, including DUI cases, in the District of Columbia.  Those who attend this class will learn about the following, and more:
  • How to plan, start and conduct the investigation
  • Investigative tools
  • The investigation driven defense
  • Applicable court rules
  • Expert witnesses 
  • Ethics of investigation 
  • Finding modern fingerprints: Cell phones; Surveillance video; Medical records; Government records
  • Preserving and collecting video and photo evidence
  • Accessing information on or from: Video surveillance cameras; Banks; Private businesses; Government agencies
  • Translating the investigation to the courtroom: Evidence rules; Effective presentations to the judge and to a jury.
While this class focuses on D.C. practice, those who handle criminal matters in other jurisdictions should find it of interest as well.

Faculty: Bryan W. Brown, Law Office of Bryan W. Brown; Thomas E. Lester, Law Office of Thomas E. Lester
Fees: $89 D.C. Bar Community Members; $99 D.C. Bar Members; $109 Government and Non-profit Attorneys; $129 Others
The D.C. Bar CLE Program now offers discounted group registration rates!  For more information, contact the CLE Office at CLE@dcbar.org or 202-626-3488.

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Bryan Brown, Attorney at Law

Thomas Lester, Law Office of Thomas E. Lester

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