Affirmative Litigation 2013 Washington DC
Offered through a combination of web-based and in-person training, Affirmative Litigation (ALT) provides a comprehensive introduction to the process of prosecuting a complex affirmative case in federal or state court. It includes a mix of interactive sessions, webinars and multi-media lectures on the substantive law of claim justiciability, as well as practical exercises on discovery, complaint drafting, motion practice and emergency relief. ALT provides a solid foundation for strengthening legal aid practice and moving towards a focus on high impact, change-oriented advocacy.
Who Should Enroll?
Advocates seeking to expand their practice to include effective impact advocacy designed to make fundamental changes for their clients. Typically these attorneys will have some previous litigation experience.
What You Will Learn
How to begin an affirmative litigation practice
Nuts and bolts of major litigation
Case analysis in complex litigation
Jurisdiction, causes of action, and the use of 42 U.S.C. §1983
Three weeks online conducted through the Shriver Center's Online Campus (September 30, 2013 - October 18, 2013), and an in-person training at the Holiday Inn Washington Dulles, Dulles VA (October 22-24, 2013).
Reduced rate accommodations have been secured for this training at $139/night plus tax at the Holiday Inn Washington Dulles. Participants are responsible for reserving their own rooms. Reservations must be made by no later than September 29, 2013, to guarantee the reduced rate. Reservations after this date will be able subject to hotel availability and the rate will be established by the hotel. To make your reservations online click here. You may call the hotel’s Central; Reservation Office at 1-800-HOLIDAY (1-800-465-4329) or use the online booking link. Group Code 'Shriver’s Affirmative Litigation Training'
Be sure to register no later than August 30, 2013 to receive the Early Bird discount! Registration after August 30, 2013 is $1500.00 ACT Now!
45425 Holiday Drive
Dulles, VA 20166
|Basic Registration||$ 1,500.00|