Federal criminal law motion practice is filled with landmines for the unsuspecting state court practitioner. So, if you want to practice in federal court but also want to minimize the risk of starring in a section 2255 motion after justice is done, this lecture is for you. You will: learn the nuts and bolts of federal motion practice; explore available research tools to jump start your motions; learn the ins and outs of Rules 12 and 16; examine differences between state and federal motion practice; avoid looking like a neophyte when making and arguing motions; learn to make effective discovery motions and demands for a bill of particulars; And much more!
NY: 2.0 Professional Practice
NJ: 2.0 General
CA: 1.5 General
PA: 1.5 General (To obtain PA credit, you must send your PA bar registration number to firstname.lastname@example.org upon completion of the course)