2022 Appellate Specialists Conference

Start Time/Date: 12:00 PM Monday, November 14, 2022
End Time/Date: 12:00 PM Wednesday, November 16, 2022
ADDRESS: Crystal Conference Center
12500 Crystal Mountain Drive
CITY: Thompsonville, MI 49683-9742

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Appellate Specialists Conference

November 14-16, 2022

Crystal Mountain Resort

12500 Crystal Mountain Dr., 

Thompsonville, Michigan 49683

The Prosecuting Attorneys Coordinating Council, is pleased to present the annual Appellate Specialists Conference. This three day conference is for APAs who devote a substantial amount of their practice to appellate work.

Registration Deadline is Friday, October 7th.
  Tentative Agenda: 
12:00-1:00 pm  Registration & Lunch buffet provided  
1:15-1:30 pm Welcome
1:30-4:30 pm Appellate Bootcamp
1:30-2:00 pm Standards of Review
2:00-3:00 pm Deadlines & Procedural Basics, Computer Technology; for the Appellate Prosecutor
3:30-4:30 pm Interlocutory & Emergency Appeals/Post Conviction Motions & Restoration of   Appellate Rights
6:00-7:00 pm Dinner 
8:00-9:00 am Breakfast 
9:00-10:00 am Effective Brief Writing & Outstanding Oral Arguments
10:15-11:00 am Witness Credibility
11:00-12:00 pm Handling Motions for Relief from Judgment 
12:00-1:00 pm Lunch
1:00-2:00 pm Privileges: When Do They Apply? 
2:00-3:30 pm JLWOP & Beyond: Roundtable Discussion 
3:45-4:45 pm Child Protective Proceedings: An overview
4:45-5:30 pm Court Rules, Jury Instructions, Amicus & Appellate Practice 
  Committee Meeting OR Guest Speaker
6:00-7:00 pm Dinner 
8:00-9:00 am Breakfast
9:00-10:00 am Effective Appellate Persuasion: Roundtable
10:00-11:30 am Annual Criminal Law Update