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Foundational Mitigation Training

Criminal defense practitioners, sentence reform advocates, and other justice partners are invited to attend the Foundational Mitigation Training hosted and presented by Advancing Real Change (ARC), Inc. on July 25, 2024, at The University of Baltimore.


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Conference

Foundational Mitigation Training

Criminal defense practitioners, sentence reform advocates, and other justice partners are invited to attend the Foundational Mitigation Training hosted and…

Webinars

The Racial Justice Act (CA): Challenging Racial Bias in Criminal Cases

The California Racial Justice Act (RJA) prohibits bias based on race, ethnicity, or national origin in charges, convictions, and sentences. Join us…

  • August 13
  • 1:00 pm EDT
  • Lisa Romo and Genevie Gold

Ask a Mitigation Specialist

Ask a Mitigation Specialist – August 21st

Ask a Mitigation Specialist, a pilot resource program that allows defenders to meet directly and privately with a mitigation specialist…

  • August 21
  • 3:00 pm EDT
  • Lela Hubbard and Shantel Rodriguez

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December 5, 2023    
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Registration for this session is now closed. Susannah Sheffer, LMHC, is the author of the book Fighting for Their Lives: Inside the Experience of Capital Defense Attorneys and director of Texas After Violence’s Access to Treatment Initiative, which provides training to the mental health community in working with family members of individuals who have been sentenced to death or executed.
December 7, 2023 - December 9, 2023    
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
December 7th - 9th, 2023 at the Union League’s Liberty Hill location in Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania Participating teams will workshop their capital case with nationally renowned experts while earning 801 CLE credits. Sessions cover topics like mental health, Intellectual Disability, pretrial motions practice, race in your case & much more. Contact Kaylyn at [email protected] for more information and to register.
December 11, 2023 - December 15, 2023    
All Day
Your donation will be matched! Your support will help us serve more people and bring more justice and humanity into the criminal legal system.
December 13, 2023    
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Registration for this session is now closed. Ask a Mitigation Specialist, a pilot resource program that allows defenders to meet directly and privately with a mitigation specialist for specific technical assistance. Complete the form below for a 25-minute session with experienced mitigation professionals. The information discussed during each session is confidential. Complete the registration form to request an appointment.
December 26, 2023 - December 31, 2023    
All Day
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ARC provides free Training and Education

Advancing Real Change Inc. is a leading provider of training and support to a growing community of defense team members across the country. We host a variety of learning opportunities, including Webinars, Lunch and Learn events, Ask a Mitigation Specialist, multi-day trainings, and more. These services are free of charge to ensure that every person facing the loss of their life or liberty has a skilled team of defenders advocating for them.

Scheduled trainings and online events are listed in the calendar above. 

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