• WACDL Annual Conference
    6/6/2024 - 6/8/2024

    In Pursuit of Justice: Race, Rights, and Criminal Defense Strategies

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The Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers is an association made up of attorneys practicing criminal defense law in Washington State, along with related professionals.  WACDL is a not-for-profit corporation, with 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status.

The mission of the Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers is to foster the integrity, independence and expertise of criminal defense lawyers; to support the criminal defense community through education and the exchange of information; to promote the fair and just administration of criminal justice; and to ensure due process and defend the rights secured by law for all persons accused of crime. Learn more.

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Register now for our Annual Conference - In Pursuit of Justice: Race, Rights and Criminal Defense Strategies. Held at Campbell's Resort on Lake Chelan.

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WACDL not only provides important resources, education, and support to criminal defense attorneys within Washington state, we also serve the public by lobbying for just laws which protect the rights and liberties of all Washingtonians.


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