Education & Training Miami-Dade County

MDEAT 2015 Annual Youth Legal Education Summit

MDEAT 2015 Annual Youth Legal Education SummitAugust 10 & 11, 9am-4pm – University of Miami, Student Center, 1330 Miller Drive, Coral Gables

The Miami-Dade County Teen Court Program (M-DCTC), under the administrative leadership of MDEAT, will train a new wave of high school lawyers during its 2015 Annual Youth Legal Education Summit, August 10 & 11, 2015, at the University of Miami. High school students will receive a formal training for courtroom trials sanctioned by the program’s volunteer training guidelines. These sessions educate and train youth volunteers in the many facets of the judicial process. Volunteer attorneys will mentor youth in becoming defense and prosecuting attorneys in the areas of legal terminology, courtroom decorum, delivery of opening and closing arguments, cross-examination and many other legal courtroom techniques. @MDEATInfo