Criminal Law

Brian J. Capitelli


Sam WinstonVice-Chair 




Upcoming Events:

You Have The Right to Remain Silent:
Exercising your  Client's Fifth Amendment Right in the Civil Context and Other Criminal Law Issues for Civil Litigators


This CLE will cover asserting the Fifth Amendment at civil depositions, hearings and trials; seeking a stay of civil proceedings while a criminal investigation is ongoing; accessibility to grand jury materials and government investigations in the context of civil discovery; and other criminal issues that could arise in the context of civil litigation.

Brian J. Capitelli, Capitelli & Wicker
Sam Winston, Sam Winston Law

Time: 12 noon - 1 p.m.

Date: Thursday, September 12, 2019

NOBA Office
650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505
New Orleans, LA 70130

1 hour of CLE credit

NOBA member discount: $35 (includes lunch)
Non-member price: $55 (includes lunch)
*All credit card transactions will be charged a 3% convenience fee.


  1. Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 
  2. Email Briana Nelms
  3. Mail payment to the NOBA Office, 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130
  4. NOBA members can pay online by clicking here.
    **Please note: we do not take American Express

Please note our updated cancellation policy:
Payment is expected before the start of programs in order to attend. Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund. No shows are not eligible for refunds and will be charged for the program, plus an administrative billing fee.

Recent Events:

On July 20, 2017, Walter Becker, Jr., Chaffe McCall, Patrice Sullivan, U.S. Attorney's office - Eastern District of LA, and Krista Bradford, Federal Bureau of Investigations, presented "Handling a Criminal Health Care Case in the Eastern of District of Louisiana" CLE.

On April 13th, La. Supreme Court Justice Greg Guidry and Conférence des Avocats du barreau de Paris held a CLE on a transatlantic exploration of criminal law.