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The American Board of Criminal Lawyers was founded in June 1978 by San Francisco attorney Nathan Cohn, who conceived the idea of an exclusive national, legal, honorary society for outstanding criminal trial lawyers, with admission to fellowship by invitation only. To possess sufficient qualification for admission to fellowship, members must have at least 10 years of criminal trial experience, and have had tried at least 50 trials of which 35 were felony jury trials.

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Events

Meeting - West Virginia

Oct 6, 2017

October in West Virginia is memorable. The Greenbrier is a one-of-a-kind. It consists of ten thousand acres, five high-end golf courses, a casino (in house) and the secret bunker where the President of the United States and Congress were to be taken in case of a...

Meeting - Montreal

Jun 23, 2017

Ritz-Carlton, Montreal was the first Ritz-Carlton in the world. Montreal consists of essentially two cities, one that is quite urban and one that they call ‘Old Town.’ We will have our traditional cocktail party on Friday at the Ritz-Carlton and bus to ‘Old Town’ for...

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