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Sponsored by the Delaware State Bar Association and the American Civil Liberties Union

3.0 Hours of CLE credit for Delaware and Pennsylvania Attorneys

Registration Information

This will be a HYBRID CLE.  You may register for this event as a live participant or by Zoom.  Even if you register as a live participant, you will receive a Zoom link by email immediately which you may disregard if not attending by Zoom. (Check spam folders if you do not.) If you are going to attend the live session, you will report to the venue and check in.  Only live attendees will receive live CLE credits after 12/31/2022.  If you do not receive your Zoom link upon registration, please contact reception@dsba.org

This seminar will explore the history of the ACLU and their contribution to the legal community, the plaintiff and criminal perspective of a civil liberties case, and we will hear from the Division of Civil Rights and Public Trust of Delaware. This esteemed group of speakers will discuss the steps to building a case, conflicts that arise, and give real life examples that can be useful for any attorney. Sign up now!

This seminar will be followed by lunch (provided) and a short presentation by the ACLU (no credit).


9:00am- 9:45am
The ACLU and Introduction to Civil Liberties

Dwayne J. Bensing, Esquire
American Civil Liberties Union

Anatomy of a Case

Patrick C. Gallagher, Esquire
Jacobs & Crumplar, P.A.


Division of Civil Rights and Public Trust 

Nicole M. Mozee, Esquire
Delaware Department of Justice 

Let’s Hear From the Defense
11:15am- 12:00pm

Misty A. Seeman, Esquire
Office of Defense Services of the State of Delaware


This CLE will be conducted live and via Zoom. To register, visit www.dsba.org/cle and select this seminar, choosing whether you wish to attend live or by Zoom.  If registering for EITHER method, you will receive an email back from Zoom immediately providing you with the correct login information. If attending by zoom and you do not receive this email, contact DSBA via email: reception@dsba.org. The Supreme Court of the State of Delaware Commission on Continuing Legal Education cannot accept phone conferencing only. You must attend through a device that allows DSBA to obtain your Bar ID in order to receive CLE Credit. Your attendance will be automatically monitored beginning at the scheduled start time and will be completed when the CLE has ended. If you enter or leave the seminar after or before the scheduled star t /end time, you will receive credit only for the time you attended. Your
CLE credits will be submitted to the Delaware and Pennsylvania Commissions on CLE, as usual.

Naturally, if you attend the seminar live, you must sign in and we will use your attendance as the means for reporting the live credit.

DSBA Members $150
DSBA Government Members

Pro Bono Partners (contact cgoldman@dsba.org for rate)



Firm or Organization Support Staff- email cgoldman@dsba.org to sign up! 25
Non-members (get member rate by JOINING) $250
Pennsylvania Credit – add: $12

* advertised price is for the standard member rate.


Those attendees who wish to receive CLE credit, other than from Delaware or Pennsylvania, should contact their individual State’s CLE Commission for credit. The Delaware State Bar Association can provide you with the Agenda (included in the Materials sent with your registration confirmation) and a Certificate of Attendance (upon completion of the webinar), which should meet the requirements of compliance.

All rates include CLE Seminar and any materials. To register now or review DSBA CLE Policies, click below.