CLE | Human Trafficking: A Call to Action

Thursday, May 11, 2017 | Noon to 3 p.m. | Syracuse University College of Law | Dineen Hall |Melanie Grey Ceremonial Courtroom | 950 Irving Avenue | Syracuse, NY 13244 | 3.0 MCLE credits (1.0 Ethics, 2.0 Professional Practice) | COST: FREE | Under NYS rules this CLE has been approved for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys

In breakout sessions, CLE attendees will hear three perspectives on the issue of human trafficking.

Survivor:

  • Identify human trafficking victims and the social paradigm that underpins this issue
  • Understand the psychological and emotional effects of trafficking
  • Learn about the needs and challenges victims face and the services available to them

Law Enforcement:

  • Learn about effective strategies employed by federal, state and local agencies regarding investigation and prosecution of the crimes of human trafficking
  • Become educated on the jurisdictional considerations of surrounding human trafficking crimes
  • Understand how prosecutors are handling the arrests of adult men/women for prostitution

Judicial:

  • Learn what courts can and are doing:
    • How are cases identified and processed?
    • How are court programs funded and staffed?
    • What resources are available?
    • Overview of local cases and outcomes
    • How are the court’s outcomes measured?
  • Find out what the process looks like in criminal court and how it differs from family court

Presenters and Panelists include:

Hon. James Tormey, Jr. | Hon. Deborah Karalunas | Hon. Julie Cecile | Hon. Toko Serita | Hon. Andra Ackerman | Hon. Theodore Limpert | Nora Cronin, Esq. | Sarah Reckess, Esq. | Jeremy Cali, Esq. | Joanne Macri, Esq. | Capt. Mark Lincoln | James Spero | Heather Fischer | CJ Boykin, Esq. | Colleen Merced | Erin Yeager

Online registration is available directly below our sponsors.

Brought to you by:

 

As well as:

CNY Human Trafficking Task Force | National Women’s Law Student Association – Syracuse Chapter | Mid-York Women’s Bar Association | Oneida County Bar Association | Oswego County Bar Association | Herkimer County Bar Association | Jefferson County Bar Association | Lewis County Bar Association | Cortland County Bar Association | Madison County Bar Association



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