DWI Seminar


LACDL's DWI Seminar has been rescheduled for November 16-17, 2017 at the Picard Center in Lafayette, LA! 

Program Summary

Learn it to win it with LACDL! 

*Online Registration is Now Closed. Walk-up registrations are welcome!
**View the DWI Defense Seminar agenda here.

Program Agenda
Thursday, November 16, 2017

8:00 - 8:30 am Registration & Refreshments
8:30 - 10:00 am A Primer to the Practice
Barry Sallinger
10:15 - 11:45 am Public Record Requests in OWI/Criminal Cases
Gary McGoffin & Allyson Prejean
11:40 am - 1:15 pm Lunch (On Your Own)
1:15 - 2:15 pm The Representation of Unpopular Clients & Causes *PROF
Beau Brock
2:25 - 3:25 pm Administrative Procedure *ETHICS
Jennifer Murray
3:35 - 4:35 pm Panel Discussion on OWI Hot Topics

Friday, November 17, 2017
8:00 - 8:30 am Registration & Refreshments
8:30 - 9:30 am Presentation by Expert
9:35 - 10:35 am Presentation by Expert
10:40 - 11:40 am OWI Hot Topics
Carson Marcantel
11:40 - 1:00 pm Lunch (On Your Own)
1:00 - 2:30 pm Creative Ways to Combat DWIs
Franz Borghardt
2:40 - 4:10 pm Legislative Update
Lindsay Blouin                                                               

CLE Credits
LACDL is an accredited provider of CLE in Louisiana. If you need out of state credit, please contact the LACDL office at (225) 767-7640 or LACDL@tatmangroup.com.

Location & Hotel Accommodations
Seminar Location:
Picard Center

200 E Devalcourt St, Lafayette, LA 70506

Hotel Accommodations:
Hilton Garden Inn
2350 W Congress St, Lafayette, LA 70506

Reservations: (337) 291-1977
Online Reservationshttps://secure3.hilton.com/en_US/gi/reservation/book.htm?ctyhocn=LFTCDGI&corporateCode=1366505&from=lnrlink

Group rate: $102.60* (*10% off Nightly Rate) (Code Available Through November 15, 2017)

Questions? Contact LACDL Staff, Jamee Steele, at LACDL@tatmangroup.com or (225) 767-7640.

Sponsorships & Exhibits

Addiction Campuses
Smart Start Louisiana

For information on exhibiting or sponsorships, please download the Opportunities Brochure. Questions? Contact LACDL Staff Jamee Steele at (225) 767-7640 or LACDL@tatmangroup.com.


Member (2017 Public Defender, Regular, Sustaining, Affiliate, Partner) $325
Member Using 6-hr Voucher (2017 Regular, Sustaining, Affiliate) $162.50
Member Using 12-hr Voucher (2017 Partner) FREE
Non-Lawyer (Private Investigator, Paralegal, etc.) $260
Lifetime Member FREE
Student Member FREE
One-Day Only  $175                                                                                                                     

Non-Member $385
New Member Joining
[$225 + 2017 Dues. Voucher can be used at NEXT seminar attended in 2017.]
2017 Dues: Lifetime $2,000; Partner $350 (includes 12-hr voucher); Sustaining $250 (includes 6-hr voucher); Regular $150 (includes 6-hr voucher)
$225 + 2017 Dues                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Late Registration 
Registration received 
after Wednesday, November 1, 2017 without a registration fee included will incur a $50 late registration fee.

Cancellation Policy 
All registration canceled after October 31, 2017 will incur a $100 cancellation fee. LACDL will not issue a refund for cancellation after
 Wednesday, November 1, 2017.

No Show Policy

LACDL will not issue a refund for "No Shows".

CLE Voucher Policy

CLE Voucher Cancellation Policy (applies to those using CLE Voucher Only): It is the policy of LACDL that if a person, for good cause,  is unable to attend a CLE seminar after registering for the seminar and after the date for cancellation without penalty has passed, the following rules shall apply: 
(1)    If the individual has not yet received the seminar materials and was to attend the seminar using an LACDL membership voucher, that voucher will still be available for future use;
(2)    If the individual was to attend the seminar using an LACDL membership voucher and the individual has received the seminar materials prior to cancellation, the voucher will still 
be available for future use but the individual will be assessed the cost of the materials, which must be paid prior to attendance at any future seminars. 
For purposes of this policy, good cause includes professional commitments such as court appearances that had not be
en set at the time of registration for the seminar; illness, or other emergency situations that were not foreseen at the time of registration for the seminar.