Training / Brown Bag


These are typically held the second Wednesday of each month at noon in the 19th Floor Conference Room at the US District Courthouse in Seattle. Email announcements will go out with details the week of each Brown Bag.

Nov. 14, 2018 - All afternoon CLE starting at noon   12 to 1:30PM  Jay McEntire, Senior Litigator, Federal Defenders of Eastern Washington and Idaho, "Channeling Mr. Rodgers" to Improve Upon Persuasive Motions and Briefs.  1:45 to 3:15PM    Denise C. Barrett, J.D. MSW, AFD focusing on non-capital mitigation, "Mitigation 101:  Identifying, understanding,and presenting information about your client's character and behavior, including using a mitigation specialist and social science to bolster your sentencing advocacy."

Dec. 12, 2018 - John Strait, emeritus Professionalism Counsel at Seatttle University, ETHICS