News & Announcements
LACBA Independent Juvenile Defender Program Seeking Applicants for Attorney and Program Administrator Positions
The Los Angeles County Independent Juvenile Defender Program (IJD) at the Los Angeles County Bar Association is accepting applications for the following positions: (1) Resource Attorney; (2) Appellate Attorney; and (3) Program Administrators.
Resource Attorney: The
In one of her last actions as head of the US Department of Justice under President Obama, Attorney General Loretta Lynch honored PJDC Board President Patti Lee with an appointment to the
PJDC/Loyola Law School Conference on Franklin/Miller/YOPH and Juveniles in Adult Court – February 3, 2017
Registration is now open for the February 3, 2017, conference at Loyola Law School in Los Angeles. You can find information on the conference (i.e. speakers, topics, cost, agenda) here. Registration is open to the
Children across the country are routinely denied access to effective lawyers in juvenile court. But, in some places, defenders and advocates are finding creative solutions to ensure children’s rights are fulfilled. A new report
STREAMING VIDEO TRAINING
PJDC has officially launched its streaming training videos! We will be building our video library over the next several months, but we have our eight-hour AB703 training video and handouts available now for purchase. When additional video trainings are added to the library, we will announce them on our listservs.
Please note that the video trainings we provide qualify for MCLE participatory credit! In order to access the streaming video library you need to be a current PJDC member. Click here to sign-up for membership. If you are currently a member, please log in and visit our Resource Bank page to access the videos. Please note that membership is FREE and if you are signing up for membership there may be a slight delay before you can access the video library due to the membership approval process.
PJDC Members have access to extensive practice materials through the Resource Bank, including briefs, motions, appellate cases, articles on legal and policy issues, legislative analyses, training materials and social science and scientific research.