Indigent Defense Seminar

An agency of the Supreme Court of Virginia


Special Meetings and Events of the Virginia State Bar

Indigent Defense Seminar


Eleventh Annual Indigent Criminal Defense Seminar

Advanced Skills for the Experienced Practitioner

 May 1, 2015

The Honorable Donald W.  Lemons
Chief Justice, Supreme Court of Virginia
Nellysford, Virginia

Cynthia Roseberry, Esquire
Project Manager, Clemency Project 2014, NACDL
Washington, D.C.

Professor Hayley M. Cleary
L. Douglas Wilder School of Government & Public Affairs, VCU
Richmond, Virginia

Hon. Margaret P. Spencer, Retired
Juridical Solutions
Richmond, Virginia

Jonathan Rapping, Esquire
Founder & President , Gideon’s Promise
Atlanta, Georgia

Colette Tvedt, Esquire
Director of Indigent Defense Training & Reform, NACDL
Washington, D.C.

Dawn Butorac, Esquire
Office of the Public Defender, Fairfax
Fairfax, Virginia

Hon. Robert J. Humphreys
Judge, Court of Appeals of Virginia
Virginia Beach, Virginia

Hon. William G. Petty
Judge, Court of Appeals of Virginia
Lynchburg, Virginia

Catherine French, Esquire
Senior Appellate Coordinator, Virginia Indigent Defense Commission
Richmond, Virginia

Updated: December 11, 2014