Saturday, October 21 – Summit 2017

 MORNING GENERAL SESSION

PLENARY
Big Brother Is Watching: Strategies for Dealing with Police Surveillance Technology

Whitney Untiedt, Moderator | Director of Pro Bono Initiatives, Akerman LLP
Rebecca Brackman | Deputy Public Defender, Forensic Resource Attorney, Contra Costa County Office of the Public Defender
Kristina Kersey | Assistant Deputy Defender, Office of the Public Defender, State of New Jersey
Alexandra Shalom | Senior Staff Attorney, American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey


MORNING BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Childhood Should Not Be a Crime
Jennifer Egan, Harold Jordan, Nabanita Pal, Tiffany Sizemore-Thompson

A Risk Worth Taking? What Juvenile Defenders Need to Know About Screening and Assessment 
Keith Cruise, Sandeep Kandhari

Romeo and Juliet in the Age of Social Media
Pamela Jones, Marsha Levick, John Wampler

JTIP Trainer Refresh: Cultivate the Magic
Tim Curry, Amanda Powell

Immigration Crisis: Putting Knowledge into Practice
Anna Gabrielidis-Farrell, Nubia Peña

Fees, Fines, Restitution: Just Another Way Poverty Is Criminalized
Gary Blume, Stephanie Campos-Bui, Jessica Feierman, Hillela Simpson

Finding Your Inner Spielberg: Your Client’s Story on Film
Suzanne Hopf, Gicola Lane, Anthony Tanner

Building Strong Juvenile Defense Systems: Pathways to Providing Counsel
for Youth

Joshua Dohan, Devon Lee, Eric Zogry

Wait, Why Don’t I Have That? Discovery Tactics Every Lawyer Can Use
Randy Hertz


AFTERNOON GENERAL SESSION

U.S SUPREME COURT UPDATE
Angela Vigil | Partner and Executive Director of the Pro Bono Practice, Baker McKenzie

SPOTLIGHTS ON THE FIELD

We Are All Criminals
Emily Baxter | Executive Director and Developer, We Are All Criminals

M3 Program: Movement + Mentorship = Metamorphosis
Shira Greenberg | Founder and Artistic Director, Keshet Center for the Arts

Creative Justice
Richard Ross | Photographer, Researcher, and Distinguished Professor of Art at the University of California, Santa Barbara


AFTERNOON BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Understanding Trauma and Your Client’s Resilience
Keith Cruise, Antoinette Kavanaugh

The Reasonable Black Child: Strategies for Defending Black Youth from Pre-Arrest through Post-Disposition
Kristin Henning

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Defending Youth in Specialty Courts
Eduardo Ferrer, Christina Kleiser, Maureen Pacheco

Rock Your Closing Argument
Maryellen Cuthbert

Expungement/Expunction, Sealing/Clearing, Tomato/Tomaaato
Leola Hardy, Serena Holthe, Amanda Powell

Defense Driven Restorative Justice
Elizabeth Clarke, Patrick Keenan-Devlin, James Simermeyer

Understanding the Numbers: Juvenile Defense Performance and Policy
Mary Ann Scali, Tamara Steckler, Cyn Yamashiro

Education Rights as Sword and Shield in the Defense Case  
Rosa Bay, Alison Pauk, Grace Spulak, Kate Weisburd  

Putting Advocacy Back into Guilty Pleas
Randy Hertz 


LATE AFTERNOON GENERAL SESSION

PLENARY
Claiming the Narrative: The Injustice of Race-Based Policing

Arthur Bowie, Moderator | Executive Board Member, Pacific Juvenile Defender Center
Angela J. Davis | Law Professor, Author, American University Washington College of Law
Kristin Henning | Professor of Law, Director of Juvenile Justice Clinic, Georgetown Law Center
Addie Rolnick | Associate Professor of Law, Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Jim St. Germain | Founder, Preparing Leaders of Tomorrow, National Juvenile Defender Center Board of Directors