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Forensic justice for all – introducing our new criminal law institute!



In the interest of justice

Mark your calendar – we’re rolling out a brand new virtual experience that criminal law professionals won’t want to miss. Join the Center for Integrity in Forensic Sciences (CIFS) and State Bar of Wisconsin PINNACLE® for the Forensic Justice Institute on January 20-21, 2022.

This premier CLE event features a roster of renowned forensics experts and criminal practitioners – including CIFS leaders Keith Findley, Katherine Judson, and Jarrett Adams. They’ll present a balanced, unbiased look at scientific methods and practices used in criminal cases, putting forensic evidence used in court under the microscope.


The Institute is packed with essential content for prosecutors, defense counsel, and judges including:

  • Advanced issues in DNA analysis
  • Reimagining the crime laboratory
  • Firearms analysis
  • How forensic bias can impact police interrogations
  • Digital forensics
  • And more!



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The Forensic Justice Institute will be submitted to the Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for up to 11.5 CLE and 1.5 EPR credits. If you will be reporting Institute attendance to another entity for credit, note that the credits listed are based on a 50-minute credit hour standard.

The Institute also has been approved for 3.5 judicial education credits by Wisconsin’s Office of Judicial Education.



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PINNACLE is the Continuing Legal Education Division of the State Bar of Wisconsin and provides resources and programs for attorneys, paralegals, and the judiciary. With a commitment to enhancing the knowledge of legal professionals, its mission is to produce the highest quality programing, materials, and professional resources available.

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