Bar’s Government Lawyers Committee Offering Free, 1-Credit CLE

08/07/2019 -The Rhode Island Bar Association’s Government Lawyers Committee is sponsoring a free-to-Bar-members, one-credit, Committee CLE seminar. On Monday, September 9th, from 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm at Rhode Island Bar Association headquarters, 41 Sharpe Drive in Cranston, Rhode Island Parole Board Chairperson Laura A. Pisaturo, Esq. and Chief of the RI Public Defender Appellate Division Lara Montecalvo, Esq. will present The Intersection of State Occupational Licensing and the Criminal Process. The seminar will provide participants with a short overview of the criminal process from arrest through conviction (and collateral consequences) and cover the processes and common conditions of probation and parole (including conditions for employment). Attendees will gain an understanding of the issues of clients dealing with the intersection of state occupational licensing and the criminal process, and more generally, an overview of the criminal process as a background for different types of civil cases that have criminal cases running in parallel. 

To register, and for additional information, please contact Amy Morales: Amy.Morales@dbr.ri.gov.