The Central Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (COACDL) meets each month to provide continuing legal education (CLE). The organization also acts as a forum for public defenders and private attorneys for the administration of criminal justice and the protection of individual rights. The organization serves criminal defense attorneys in the Greater Columbus, Ohio region.
The Central Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (COACDL) provides local attorneys with community, resources, and training. Members of COACDL include attorneys actively engaged in the defense of criminal cases. Members also include law school students and non-lawyers involved in criminal defense (paralegals, investigators, and mitigation specialists).
The monthly meetings of COACDL are held on the last Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at Tony's Restaurant, 16 W Beck St, Columbus, OH 43215 (Corner of Beck and S. High Streets).
Derek A. DeBrosse 2014-2015 President, COACDL