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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Meeting - Cleveland, OH

Oct 5, 2018

October 5th-7th, 2018, in Cleveland, OH. Accommodations at The Ritz Carlton. Dinner, dancing, and cocktails at Cleveland Museum of Art (Annual Black Tie Gala).

Meeting - Costa Rica

Jan 31, 2019

January 31st - February 3rd, 2019, in Costa Rica. Accommodations at Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort.

ABCL officers