Defender

This is the final Agenda for the New Leadership: Innovative Skills and Strategies for Effective Public Defense Leadership training program, in August 2006.

Author/Organization: National Defender Leadership Institute (NDLI)
Publication Date: 08/23/2006

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Leonard Noisette

Speaker's Last Name: 
Noisette
Title: 
Director, Criminal Justice Fund
Organization: 
Open Society Institute
Address
Street: 
400 West 59th St
City: 
New York
State: 
NY
Zip Code: 
10019
Phone: 
(212) 548-0600
Email: 
lnoisette@soros.org
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Lenny Noisette, a New York University Law School graduate, is a founder of the Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem (NDS), a community-based public defender office created in 1990 to improve criminal defense services to poor residents in Harlem and to serve as a model for other defenders throughout our nation.  He has been its director since 1993.  Lenny has been in the field of in

Justine Lewis

Speaker's Last Name: 
Lewis
Title: 
Communications Consultant
Organization: 
The Advancement Project
Address
Street: 
1432 Penny Rd
City: 
Topanga
State: 
CA
Zip Code: 
90209
Phone: 
(301) 455-2705
Fax: 
(310) 455-7004
Email: 
jlewis@anderson.ucla.edu
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Justine Lewis Ph.D. is the creator of Visible Leadership consulting, coaching and training. Visible Leadership allows organizational leaders and political advocates to engage tough and diverse audiences. Combining her extensive experience in classical theater and improvisation with the rigors of marketing and messaging, Ms.

Fern Laethem

Speaker's Last Name: 
Laethem
Title: 
Executive Director
Organization: 
Sacramento County Conflict Criminal Defenders
Address
Street: 
901 H St, Ste 409
City: 
Sacramento
State: 
CA
Zip Code: 
95814
Phone: 
(916) 874-6898
Email: 
laethemf@saccounty.net
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Fern Laethem graduated from University of the Pacific's , McGeorge School of Law in 1976. She began her legal career as a Deputy District Attorney in Sacramento, California and was later appointed as an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of California.

Maureen James

Speaker's Last Name: 
James
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Maureen James, B.A., J.D., is currently serving as the associate attorney in the National Legal Aid and Defender Association’s Defender Division. Immediately after graduating from Duke University School of Law in May 2002, Maureen worked as an associate attorney at Hogan and Hartson, L.L.P. in Washington, D.C.

M. Clara Hernandez

Speaker's Last Name: 
Hernandez
Title: 
Public Defender
Organization: 
El Paso County Public Defender’s Office
Address
Street: 
500 East San Antonio, Ste. 501
City: 
El Paso
State: 
TX
Zip Code: 
79901
Phone: 
(915) 546-8185
Fax: 
(915) 546-8186
Email: 
chernandez@epcounty.com
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Clara Hernandez has served as El Paso County (Texas) Public Defender for the past ten years, and was 1st Assistant Public Defender for El Paso County for the four years prior. She has trial experience with both the office of the El Paso County Public Defender and the office of the El Paso County Attorney.

Richard Goemann

Speaker's Last Name: 
Goemann
Title: 
Executive Director
Organization: 
D.C. Law Students in Court
Address
Street: 
616 H Street, N.W., Suite 500
City: 
Washington
State: 
DC
Zip Code: 
20001
Phone: 
202-638-4798
Fax: 
202-638-0304
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Richard C. Goemann is the Executive Director of D.C. Law Students in Court.  Previously, he has served as Director of Defender Legal Services for the National Legal Aid & Defender Association, as an assistant federal public defender for the Eastern District of Virginia, and as the executive director for Virginia’s Indigent Defense Commission.

Paulino Durán

Speaker's Last Name: 
Durán
Title: 
Chief Public Defender
Organization: 
Sacramento County Public Defender’s Office
Address
Street: 
700 H St, Ste 270
City: 
Sacramento
State: 
CA
Zip Code: 
95814-1289
Phone: 
(916) 874-8890
Email: 
duranp@saccounty.net
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Paulino Duran has served as the Public Defender for Sacramento County, California, since his appointment in May 1993.  Previously, he was the Assistant Chief Public Defender for Marin County.   Paulino is a recent past president of the California Public Defender’s Association, and serves on that association’s Management, Legislative and Media Committees.

Josh Dohan

Speaker's Last Name: 
Dohan
Title: 
Director
Organization: 
Youth Advocacy Project Committee for Public Counsel Services
Address
Street: 
10 Malcolm X Blvd
City: 
Roxbury
State: 
MA
Zip Code: 
02119
Phone: 
(617) 445-5640 x117
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Josh Dohan is the director of the Youth Advocacy Project (YAP), the juvenile defender unit of the Massachusetts statewide public defender agency. A graduate of Harvard College and Northeastern University School of Law, Dohan is also a returned Peace Corps volunteer.

Anne Daly

Speaker's Last Name: 
Daly
Title: 
Executive Director
Organization: 
Society of Counsel Representing Accused Persons
Address
Street: 
1401 E Jefferson St, Ste. 200
City: 
Seattle
State: 
WA
Zip Code: 
98122
Phone: 
(206) 322-8400 x3134
Fax: 
(206) 726-3180
Email: 
Anne.Daly@scraplaw.org
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Anne Daly is the Director of Society of Counsel Representing Accused Persons in Seattle Washington, one of four private non-profit public defense agencies in King County. Anne has been a public defender for over 17 years. She is the past president of the Washington Defender Association, a statewide organization that provides training and support to pubic defenders.