FACDL

    FACDL Lunch and Learn Webinar Series

    All FACDL webinars/seminars are intended to: promote the excellence of, disseminate knowledge to, and provide education to, the criminal defense community.  In that regard, attendance at all FACDL webinars/seminars (apart from the certification review seminar) is limited to criminal defense attorneys, mitigation specialists, defense investigators and other staff involved in providing criminal defense.  

    FACDL CLE Chair, Sabrina Puglisi, introduces our new complimentary “Lunch and Learn” webinar series, FREE for FACDL members.  This series is expected to occur monthly from noon to 1pm and cover a variety of topics helpful to FACDL members.  If you have an idea for a topic, contact Sabrina at sabrina@puglisilaw.com


    UPCOMING LUNCH AND LEARN WEBINARS


    Click box below to register for Live "Brady: A Defense Lawyer's Best Friend" L & L Webinar!
    • January 26, 2021 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.-Lunch and Learn Webinar- "Brady: A Defense Lawyer's Best Friend"

    • Speaker: Denis DeVlaming 

    • Speaker Bio: Denis deVlaming is a Board-Certified criminal trial lawyer from Clearwater, Florida with 48 years of trial experience.  He has an active criminal law practice and is the senior partner in the law firm "deVlaming & Rivellini, P.A.".  He is also an adjunct law professor at Stetson University college of Law in St. Petersburg, Florida teaching Advanced Criminal Trial Advocacy. He has authored over 70 published articles and has lectured in DUI seminars at the "Masters of DUI" seminar, Miami, Florida (2006), the National College for DUI Defense (NCDD), Harvard campus (2005, 2009 and 2014), the Georgia State Bar Association (2015) and the New York State Bar Association, Manhattan (2012 and 2017).  His lecture in Las Vegas on "Voir Dire to Opening" in DUI cases was rated among the highest in 2011 of "all NACDL seminars throughout the year."  He last spoke in Las Vegas in 2017 for the NACDL/NCDD on the topics “Using Brady v. Maryland in DUI cases” and “DUI: The Tricks of the Trade.”

    • Approved by the FL Bar for 1.5 hours CLE credit (including certification credit)

    • Be sure to log in if you are a FACDL member in order to register for FREE! Join FACDL using this link (https://www.facdl.org/p/cm/ld/fid=13) or renew your membership by calling our office at (850) 385-5080.

    • Registration closes on January 25 at 12:00 p.m.



    • Click box below to register for Live Mental Health L & L Webinar!

      February 17, 2021 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.-Lunch and Learn Webinar- "Lets Talk About Health Baby, Lets Talk About Mentally" SPONSORED BY CARON

    • Speaker: Michelle D. Lambo

    • Speaker Bio: Michelle D. Lambo is a criminal defense attorney with her office located in Tampa, Florida. She was born and raised in St. Petersburg, Florida. She graduated from the University of Florida with her bachelor’s degree in Political Science and History. Ms. Lambo received her Juris Doctorate from Stetson University College of Law.  Ms. Lambo started her career as an Assistant Public Defender in the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit.  While employed as an Assistant Public Defender, she tried and won her first felony jury trial 5 months after she was licensed to practice law.  It was during her tenue as an Assistant Public Defender, that Ms. Lambo honed her trial skills and developed a passion for representing the underdog.  Ms. Lambo has tried cases ranging from Resisting Arrest without Violence to RICO and Federal Conspiracy matters.  Ms. Lambo has an uncanny ability to gain valuable insight into her cases using Chapter 119 and public record’s requests.  This ability has led her to uncovering police misconduct and creating a statewide law enforcement list, named the LEO List.  Ms. Lambo is the President of the Hillsborough County Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and currently serves on the Florida Bar’s Media and Communications Law Committee.

    • Approved by the FL Bar for 1 hour CLE credit (Mental Illness credit)

    • Description: Attorneys suffer from depression, anxiety, suicide and substance abuse at rates higher than the general population.  This course is designed to educate attorneys on how to cope with these issues and where to turn when they need help. We will explore some of the issues facing attorneys today that lead to stressful lives and what attorneys can do when life becomes overwhelming. This course will also examine how ADHD affects those in the legal profession and offer insight into programs, apps and resources to help attorneys who live with ADHD. This is a course you don’t want to miss.  This course is filled with insight to recognize when you are not ok and resources on where to turn when life turns into too much.

    • Be sure to log in if you are a FACDL member in order to register for FREE! Join FACDL using this link (https://www.facdl.org/p/cm/ld/fid=13) or renew your membership by calling our office at (850) 385-5080.

    • Registration closes on February 16 at 12:00 p.m.



    Click box below to register for Live Cellphone Forensics L & L Webinar!
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    • March 10, 2021 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. - Lunch and Learn Webinar - "Cellphone Forensics: Application in Criminal Discovery and Investigations" SPONSORED BY ARCHERHALL

    • Speaker: Tom Plunkett

    • Speaker Bio: Thomas Plunkett is the Director of Digital Forensics at ArcherHall, San Diego. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and EnCase Certified Forensic Examiner (EnCE) with over 20 years of experience in digital forensics, cybersecurity and counterintelligence. He holds a Master’s degree in Information Systems and is an adjunct professor, teaching cybersecurity and digital forensics topics at the University of San Diego. Mr. Plunkett has led investigations involving data breaches, computer hacking, theft of intellectual property, and foreign intelligence operations. His clients have included all levels of government, law firms, casinos, medical device manufacturers, hospitals, technology companies and celebrities.

    • CLE approval pending!

    • Description: Cellphones represent one of the fastest-changing areas of legal practice. Mobile device evidence is more important than ever, thanks to the rapid evolution of the technology and the way this evidence is treated by the courts. Touching on important recent cases, technology developments, and ArcherHall’s direct experience advising attorneys, this presentation provides up-to-date guidance on the application of cellphone forensics in criminal litigation and investigations, and other criminal legal matters.

    • Be sure to log in if you are a FACDL member in order to register for FREE! Join FACDL using this link (https://www.facdl.org/p/cm/ld/fid=13) or renew your membership by calling our office at (850) 385-5080.
    • Registration closes on March 9 at 12:00 p.m.


    PAST LUNCH AND LEARN WEBINARS


    Click box below to register for RECORDED Sealing and Expunging Lunch & Learn Webinar!
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    • Lunch and Learn RECORDED Webinar- All You Should Know about Sealing and Expunging

    • Speakers: Diana Johnson and Sabrina Puglisi

    • CLE:  Approved by the FL Bar for 1 hour CLE credit (including certification credit)

    • Description: The speakers will discuss all that an attorney should know about sealing and expunging a client's record: what charges qualify and what charges are excluded, according to the statute; the process from start to finish, including filling out the application to filing the petition in Court; and, negotiating alternative charges that would permit the client to seal or expunge in the future.

    • Be sure to log in if you are a FACDL member in order to register for FREE! Join FACDL using this link (https://www.facdl.org/p/cm/ld/fid=13) or renew your membership by calling our office at (850) 385-5080

    • Registration has closed for the live version of this Webinar.  You can now purchase the recorded version which includes access to the materials, and CLE information through the FACDL member community feature found towards the bottom of the member profile.



    Click box below to register for RECORDED Injunction Defense Lunch & Learn Webinar!
    • Lunch and Learn RECORDED Webinar- Injunction Defense

    • Speaker: Matthew I. Lufrano

    • CLE: Approved by the Florida Bar for 1 hour CLE credit of Criminal Appellate Law/Criminal Trial Law

    • Be sure to log in if you are a FACDL member in order to register for FREE! Join FACDL using this link (https://www.facdl.org/p/cm/ld/fid=13) or renew your membership by calling our office at (850) 385-5080.

    • Registration has closed for the live version of this Webinar.  You can now purchase the recorded version which includes access to the materials, and CLE information through the FACDL member community feature found towards the bottom of the member profile.



    Click box below to register for RECORDED "From Defendant to Defender" L&L Webinar!
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    • Lunch and Learn RECORDED Webinar- "From Defendant to Defender": Overcoming a Wrongful Conviction

    • Speaker: Jarrett Adams

    • CLE: Approved by the Florida Bar for 1 hour CLE credit for Criminal Appellate Law/Criminal Trial Law/Juvenile Law

    • Be sure to log in if you are a FACDL member in order to register for FREE! Join FACDL using this link (https://www.facdl.org/p/cm/ld/fid=13) or renew your membership by calling our office at (850) 385-5080.

    • Registration has closed for the live version of this Webinar.  You can now purchase the recorded version which includes access to the materials, and CLE information through the FACDL member community feature found towards the bottom of the member profile.