Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys' Association

The Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys' Association was
to promote study and research in the field of             criminal defense law and the related areas; to disseminate by lecture, seminars and publications the advance of the knowledge of the law as it relates to the field of criminal defense practice; to promote the proper administration of justice; to foster, maintain and encourage the integrity, independence and expertise of the defense lawyer in criminal cases; and, to foster periodic meetings of the defense lawyers and to provide a forum for the material exchange of information regarding the administration of criminal justice and thereby concern itself with the protection of individual rights and the improvement of criminal law, its practice and procedures.
MCDAA's membership includes both attorneys and associated professionals throughout Maryland. Membership is vital to support a number of MCDAA's programs and initiatives throughout the year.

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Calendar of Events: 

November 14th Dinner Meeting

“Masters of Cross: 
David Irwin, Catherine Flynn,
Jason Downs and Joe Murtha.”

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December 6th Dinner Meeting

"Bar Counsel, Lydia Lawless:
Advice for Criminal Defense Attorneys"

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End of Legislative Session Report
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