Continuing Legal Education Seminars

OCDLA sponsors over a dozen continuing legal education seminars per year. Topics include DUII, search and seizure, trial preparation, jury selection, juvenile law, the death penalty, evidence, sentencing and more. All seminars are eligible for CLE credit from the Oregon State Bar as well as other bar organizations.


July 23

Nancy Bergeson Ardent Advocate Lecture Series

The Ace Hotel Event Space, Portland

July 31-Aug 1

Western Juvenile Defender Center Leadership Summit
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Metropolitan Public Defenders Office, Portland

Sept 10

HB 2320 — How it Changes the Sex Offender Registration Requirement for Juveniles (tentative)

OCDLA Office and via GoToWebinar

Sept 18–19

Much Ado About Trial Strategy

Ashland Hills Hotel, Ashland

Oct 19–20

Juvenile Law Training Academy

Oregon Garden Resort, Silverton

Oct 22–23

Public Defense Management

Sunriver Resort, Sunriver

Oct 23–24

Death Penalty Defense

Sunriver Resort, Sunriver

Nov 8–12

Sunny Climate Seminar

Grand Hyatt, Kauai Resort and Spa, Koloa, Hawaii

Dec 4–5

Winter Conference

The Benson Hotel, Portland




Feb 5–6

Trial Skills College


Mar 11–12

DUII Seminar

Valley River Inn, Eugene

April 15–16

Juvenile Law Seminar

Hallmark Resort, Newport

June 16–18

Annual Conference

Mt. Bachelor Village, Resort, Bend