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|Training Programs|The Solano County Public Defender office is extremely committed to the proper training of our attorneys and staff. Towards that end, our department has been certified as an MCLE provider by the State Bar, sponsors many in-house MCLE training events at our office each year, encourages all staff, and invites all criminal defense attorneys to participate.
Our Department offers lunchtime MCLE presentations on various topics from 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm, free of charge. To attend a training offered by our office, please RSVP by calling 707-784-6700.
Wednesday, June 28 - Immigration Issues in Criminal Cases
Wednesday, July 19 - Racial Bias in Jury Selection: Using Criminal Experts to Combat it and the Racial Bias of Defense Counsel. Presented by Mano Raju
Wednesday, September 20 - Writs and Appeals. Presented by Al Menaster
Wednesday, October 18 - Voir Dire. Presented by Tamani Taylor, John Mendenhall, Felicia Carrington, and Rachel Julagay
Friday, November 17 12:15-1:45 - Motions to Challenge and Quash Search Warrants. Presented by Bob Scofiled
Wednesday, December 13 - Cross Examination of Expert in Possession for Sale Cases. Presented by Sean Swartz