Criminal Law Update 2018

June 29, 2018

Location: Beau Rivage, Biloxi, MS


8:00-8:30 a.m. Registration
8:30-9:30 a.m.

Seeking Justice for All – The Role of the Municipality in Bail for Under-Represented Populations
Asst. Professor Cliff Johnson
Director, MacArthur Justice Center
University of Mississippi School of Law

9:30-10:30 a.m.

Recent Developments in Best Practices for Defending White Collar Criminal Investigations & Prosecutions
Michael T. Dawkins, Esq.
Baker Donelson
Jackson, MS

10:30-10:45 a.m. Break
10:45-11:45 a.m.

Ethical and Professional Considerations Relevant to the Criminal Law Practitioner
Bradley W. Rath, Esq.
Bradley W. Rath, PLLC
Biloxi, MS

11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
1:00-2:00 p.m.

DUI: Recent Developments
Brent M. Brumley, Esq.
Brent Brumley, Attorney at Law
Jackson, MS

2:00-3:00 p.m.

4th Amendment Issues – Recent Developments on the State and Federal Levels
Keith Pisarich, Esq.
Law Offices of Keith Pisarich
Biloxi, MS

3:00-3:15 p.m. Break
3:15-4:15 p.m.

What’s Happening in Jackson? Legislative Update
Sen. Brice Wiggins
Wiggins Law, PLLC
Pascagoula, MS

4:15 Adjourn

Open Enrollment

Registration is open to all interested parties including attorneys, judges, legal assistants, and law office staff. Walk–ins will be accepted on a space–available basis. If you plan to attend and do not pre-register, please call the UM-CLE office at (662) 915-6738 to determine space availability. Written materials will be given on the day of the seminar.
Pre–registration is encouraged.


Please complete the registration form and return it along with your payment to the address listed on the form. To register by fax, please complete the form and include your Visa or MasterCard number and expiration date. The fax number is (662) 915-5267, or register using our secure online registration. Registrants will receive additional information with their written confirmation from UM-CLE.

CLE Credit

This course offered by UM-CLE has been approved by the Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for6.25 CLE credits including one hour of Ethics. Registrants seeking mandatory CLE credit from another state should contact UM-CLE in advance of the seminar.


Refunds will be given as follows:

  • Two business days prior to the seminar, registration fee less a $25 administrative charge.
  • One business day prior to the seminar, materials and registration fee less $75 OR transfer the registration fee to someone else in your firm or to an upcoming CLE seminar.
  • No call, no show will receive materials only, no refunds. In the unlikely event a seminar is canceled, registrants will be notified and issued full refunds.

In the unlikely event a seminar is canceled, registrants will be notified and issued full refunds.

Hotel Accommodations

Convenient accommodations are available at the Beau Rivage Hotel in Biloxi, Mississippi. Please call the hotel directly at 888-383-7037 to reserve your room.

Accommodation of Special Needs

If you require special assistance relating to a disability, please contact Renee Moore at (662) 915-6738 prior to the seminar.