NLADA brings together defenders, social workers, and community activists for five days of training, networking, and strategizing at the Holistic Defense and Leadership Conferences. You may register for one, two, or all three of the following events.
June 1-2, 2020: The American Council of Chief Defenders (ACCD) Summer Conference allows chief public defenders to engage in discussions about new issues facing public defenders across the nation and exchange ideas on effective approaches to public defense leadership. (Members $250/Non-Members $375 thru May 3)
June 3-4, 2020: The Community-Oriented Defender (COD) Network Annual Conference is a networking and training opportunity for community-oriented defenders, exploring community-based, holistic defense programs and national advocacy. (Members $250/Non-Members $375 thru May 3)
June 4-5, 2020: The Black Public Defenders Association (BPDA) Conference provides Black public defenders who identify with and are committed to the populations they serve an opportunity to train, dialogue, and network with each other. (Members $225/Non-Members $350 thru May 3)
For detailed information about travel to and accommodations in Baltimore, visit our main conference web page.
NOT A FREE CONFERENCE! When you register online, you will first see a screen that says there is a $0 fee, on the next screen you will choose which event(s) you will attend -- ACCD, COD, or BPDA -- and then be charged the appropriate fees.
MEMBERS-ONLY Group Discount! Register 5 or more people from your organization for any part of the week and receive a 10 percent discount off your total. This special offer is not available online. You must use the paper registration form found here and follow the payment instructions on the form.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit nlada.org/become-a-member to learn about NLADA's membership opportunities.
The separate purchase confirmation email that you will receive specifies which of the above events you have registered for as well as the fees charged for your financial records.