This program includes lectures designed to give defense attorneys & staff training on implicit bias, and race-based litigation post Batson and Buck v. Davis. The program is co-chaired by Max Peck (RPDO), Kathryn Kase (Attorney At Law), & Keri Mallon (RPDO), and will mostly feature faculty from outside of Texas.
This course is funded by a grant from the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.
Download the Brochure (pdf)For more details, download the online brochure.
Who Should Attend?
With the exception of invited faculty, attendance is limited to defense attorneys and those who directly assist them in Criminal Defense Litigation. Please read before registering: You may not register for this program if you are, or are working for, affiliated, clerking or interning with: a full-time law enforcement officer, a full or part-time state or federal prosecutor, or a full or part-time criminal defense attorney who is currently acting as a prosecutor or special prosecutor in a capital case (unfortunately, no exceptions).
Schedule and Faculty
More information coming soon! Anticipated times for the program’s start/recess:
Thursday, July 26, 2018
9:00 am Check-in & Registration – 4:30 pm Recess, followed by a Reception
Friday, July 27, 2018
9:00 am Lecture – 4:30 pm Adjourn
Lunch will be provided.
Hyatt Place Plano welcomes our guests attending Race Based Litigation, at The Center for American and International Law. We have set aside a block of rooms with a group rate of $100/night, plus applicable fees/taxes for 7/25/2018-7/27/2018.
Please make your reservations by 7/11/2018. As long as the reservation is made by this date, and the group block has availability, you will receive the group rate. Any reservations not received on or before this cut-off date are subject to hotel availability at the best available prevailing rate.
Type in Arrival/Departure Dates
Enter Group/Corporate #: G-CW12
Call 888-HYATT-HP (888.492.8847) or 972.378.3997
Dates available: 7/25/2018-7/27/2018
Mention the group name: CAILAW / Race Based Litigation
- A valid credit card is required to make reservations
- Tax Exemption Certificates and Credit Card Authorization Forms may be faxed to the hotel directly at 972.608.4427 prior to your arrival.
Written cancellation must be received 5 business days prior to a program to receive a refund (Email: firstname.lastname@example.org). After this date, no refunds, but substitution of attendees for this program will be permitted with prior approval. Registrants not entitled to a refund will receive the course materials. Waiver recipients must attend the program to receive the materials.
The Center for American and International Law does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected status in educational activities, scholarship programs or admissions.