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The Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education Committee and the
Criminal Law Section present
Advanced Federal Practice - 2014

Course Classification: Advanced Level
Live Presentation:
Friday, January 31, 2014
Hilton Miami Downtown
1601 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL 33132
(305) 714-3702

Course No. 1653R


This course covers topics such as the latest sentencing guidelines cases from the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, constitutional issues from the Supreme Court, trial tactics, trial strategies, ethical issues facing the federal criminal defense lawyer, and issues with government expert and lay witnesses. The program is specially designed for the attorney practicing in federal criminal court and is taught by some of the leading defense lawyers in the field.



7:45 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.

Late Registration

8:20 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Introduction
Ken Swartz, Program Chair, Miami

8:30 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.
Trends in the 11th Circuit: Legal Analysis of Recent Decisions
Bernardo Lopez, Ft. Lauderdale

9:20 a.m. - 10:10 a.m.
Issues in Defending the Federal Crimes
Ayana Harris and Sowmya Bharathi, Miami

10:10 a.m. - 10:20 a.m.
Break

10:20 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.
Supreme Court Update: What You Need To Know and Why
Donald F. Samuel, Atlanta, GA

11:10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Discovery Issues, Trial Issues, Plea Negotiations, Sentencing Issues and Other Matters of Importance
Ben Greenberg and Ed Stamm, Miami

12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m.
Is Pre-trial Freezing of a Defendant’s Assets by the Government a Violation of the Fifth and Sixth Amendments (Kaley v. United States)
Howard Srebnick and Richard Strafer, Miami

1653-CL-14.pdf1653-CL-14.pdf







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Credit may be applied to more than one of the programs above but cannot exceed the maximum for any given program. Please keep a record of credit hours earned. RETURN YOUR COMPLETED CLER AFFIDAVIT PRIOR TO CLER REPORTING DATE (see Bar News label). (Rule Regulating The Florida Bar 6-10.5).




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