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Mitigation Training for Public Defense Investigators - Registration Now Open! If any questions, please contact the Training Division at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                              

  • September 20, 2017  
  • Atlanta State Bar Building and live webinar through Join.Me.


Fall Appellate Training - Registration TBA                             

  • October 24, 2017
  • Atlanta State Bar Building


Case Law Update Webinar- Registration TBA                            

  • Date TBA 
  • Webinar


Train the Trainers - Registration TBA                               

  • November, 2017  
  • Atlanta State Bar Building 


TILPP Fundamentals - Registration TBA                               

  • January 15-18, 2018  
  • Lake Blackshear


Investigator Conference - Registration TBA                      

  • January 17-19, 2018
  • Lake Blackshear


Post-TILPP New Attorneys Advanced Practice Workshop - Registration TBA                               

  • January 16-19, 2018
  • Lake Blackshear


GPDC Public Defender Annual Conference - Registration TBA                                

  • July 23-25, 2018  
  • Savannah


TILPP- Trial Skills - Registration TBA                             

  • July 23-25, 2018
  • Savannah

Contact Professional Development & Recruitment

Jimmonique R.S. Rodgers
Deputy Director

Sarah Grace Alexander
Professional Development and Recruitment Coordinator

CLE Information for Seminars

Here is CLE Information for Previous Training Events

* CLE Credit

GPDC will submit the names and bar numbers of all attendees to the State Bar after seminar attendance. GPDC does not pay for your CLE credit; you are responsible for paying for any CLE credit that you wish to receive. Each CLE credit is $5 per hour plus an additional $15 for any/each professionalism hour. Once GPDC has certified your attendance to the bar, you may send a check to the State Bar for the CLE credit that you need, OR pay online at Checks should be made out to “CCLC” and sent to: Commission on Continuing Lawyer Competency, 104 Marietta Street, NW, Suite 100, Atlanta, GA 30303. Make sure to include the seminar name, date(s), your name and bar number with the check. You can also check the status of your CLE credits at the State Bar’s website,