Figure 1- Past Presidents Rick Santwier and Richard Hutton, and Anthony
Morales and Jarrett Mahoney of BEIS
Figure 2- Speakers Mark Rosenfeld and Mark Rafferty, Past Presidents Rick
Santwier and Richard Hutton
Figure 3- Jarrett Mahoney of BEIS, Emcee Troy Slaten, and speakers Craig
Sturm and Mark Rosenfeld
Figure 4- Raffle Prize Winner Be sure to congratulate Aaron Bortel when
you see him at Rules of the Road XVII, he won the free tuition certificate
that was raffled off at DUI POWER! Certificate presented by Troy Slaten.
Figure 5- Speakers Mark Rosenfeld and Craig Sturm present their DUI 101 session
Figure 6- Speakers Mark Rosenfeld and Craig Sturm take time after their
session to discuss
the finer points of DUI 101 with attendees.
Sessions Topics and Speakers-
DUI 101Handling your 1st DUI. An introduction to DUI Arraignment, Pre-Trial,
Trial and the DMV with Mark Rosenfeld and Craig Sturm-
What you need to know to get started, what to look for, where to look,
who to talk to, and how to get the best possible result for your client.
A nuts and bolts perspective on handling a standard DUI.
Survival of the Fittest -the Business of DUI Defense with Cole Casey-
Stuff they didn't teach in Law School: the Business side of Law; Marketing,
referrals and reputation, “Where do your clients really find you?”
Maximizing the ups and surviving the downs of the DUI Practice over the
Dissecting A DUI Trial with Bruce Kapsack-
Bruce will discuss various trial aspects from open ended voir dire, elaborate
openings through tight cross, new paradigm in defense case and how to
close to win. There will be some slight of mind and hand magic as well.
DUI Convictions and Professional Licensing Consequences: Malpractice Alert!
with Alan Castillo-
This session will provide you with general knowledge of the issues, pitfalls
and triggers that arise from DUI convictions and their impact on licensed
professionals; administrative investigations of the respective oversight
Boards and The Department of Consumer Affairs for the State of California;
and the processes that lead to formal hearings before the California Office
of Administrative Hearings.
During Alan Castillo's presentation a guest speaker came discussing
pilot licensing consequences. His contact information is below:
Kurt M. Knepper
phone 949.395.9692 fax 946.625.6088
Trial Techniques: Cross Examination of an Expert with Mark Rafferty
The testimony of the People's expert witness in a DUI case, if left
unchecked, can be a pivotal turning point between victory and defeat.
This discussion will explore various techniques enabling defense counsel
the ability to neutralize the testimony of the prosecution's expert.
New Age Recovery: This is not your Father’s Recovery with George Vilagut
We have ample evidence that "addiction is a solvable coping problem"
that may be managed 24 hours at a time. Through routine and structure,
the addict can avoid chronic relapse and their disease from once again
becoming out of control.