FUTURE COURSES

Advanced E-Discovery
Charleston, SC
Spring 2014

Advanced Investigative Techniques
Indianapolis, Indiana
Spring 2014

Civil Rights Seminar
Baltimore, MD
Summer 2014

Faculty Development
Columbia, SC
Spring 2014

Moving Into Management
The Hilton Savannah Desoto in Savannah, GA
Spring 2014

National Cybercrime Conference
Sheraton Four Points, Norwood, MA
Spring 2014

Persuasive Legal Writing
National Advocacy Center, Columbia, SC
Spring 2014

Representation of State Agencies
Louisville, KY
Spring 2014

Trial Advocacy
Columbia, SC
Winter 2013

Veteran's Issues
New York University Law School; New York, NY
Spring 2014

NAGTRI Faculty

Each week we feature two of our faculty members. Please check back every week to view a different set of featured faculty.

Margaret Q. Chapple is an Associate Attorney General for Administration and Management for the State of Connecticut. She joined the Attorney General’s office in 1985 and was initially assigned to the office’s Public Safety Department, where she represented the Connecticut Department of Correction and Department of Public Safety in civil rights and employment litigation. She served as Department Head in the Public Safety Department from 1997 until 2001 and was the Department Head in the office’s newly created Employment Rights Department from 2001 until April 2011, when Attorney General George Jepsen appointed her to her current position. Peggy received her undergraduate degree from Southern Connecticut State University, an M.S.W. from the University of Connecticut School of Social Work and her law degree from the University of Connecticut School of Law. She is a member of the Connecticut bar and is admitted to practice before the United States District Court, the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court. Here are a selection of trainings she has taught at:

  • Motions Practice; May 20-21, 2013; Santa Fe, NM
  • Child Protection; June 13-14, 2013; Hartford, CT
  • Depositions; January 29-30, 2013; Honolulu, HI

Margret Cooke clerked for the Justices of the Superior Court of Massachusetts upon graduating from law school. She subsequently worked as an attorney for the Massachusetts Department of Social Services, Essex County District Attorney's Office and the Office of the Attorney General under Tom Reilly. In 2002, she entered private practice with the firm of Murphy and Riley, PC, focusing on medical malpractice and construction litigation defense. In 2005, she returned to practice at the Office of the Attorney General in the Consumer Protection Division. Currently, she is the Division Chief of the Insurance and Unemployment Fraud Division, a criminal division specializing in white collar prosecutions. Margret earned her B.A. from Mount Holyoke College and her J.D. from Northeastern School of Law and is admitted to practice in Massachusetts and the Federal District Court of Massachusetts. Here are a selection of trainings she has taught at:

  • Trial Advocacy; March 4-7, 2013; Washington, DC
  • Plea Negotiation; October 22-23, 2013; Alaska

UPCOMING COURSES

Intellectual Property Theft Training Seminar: Louisville, KY
Louisville Metro Police Department, LMPD Training Academy
STARTS: April 25, 2014
ENDS: April 25, 2014

National Cybercrime Conference
Sheraton Four Points, Norwood, MA
STARTS: April 28, 2014
ENDS: April 30, 2014

Representation of State Agencies
Louisville, KY
STARTS: April 29, 2014
ENDS: April 30, 2014

NAGTRI/RWJF Public Health Fellowship Program
Washington, DC and New York City, NY
STARTS: May 1, 2014
ENDS: May 2, 2014

National Symposium on the Reduction of Crime
This training will take place at the Westin Georgetown (2050 M Street NW, Washington DC 20037)
STARTS: May 5, 2014
ENDS: May 6, 2014

Intellectual Property Theft Training Seminar: San Diego, CA
Office of the Attorney General
STARTS: May 7, 2014
ENDS: May 7, 2014

Intellectual Property Theft Training Seminar: Santa Fe, NM
Hotel Santa Fe
STARTS: May 9, 2014
ENDS: May 9, 2014

Faculty Development
Columbia, SC
STARTS: May 15, 2014
ENDS: May 16, 2014

Legal Writing for OAG-TN
This program will take place at The Office of the Attorney General of Tennessee.
STARTS: May 16, 2014
ENDS: May 16, 2014

Moving Into Management
The Hilton Savannah Desoto in Savannah, GA
STARTS: May 19, 2014
ENDS: May 21, 2014

Deposition Skills Training for OAG-VT
This training will take place at The Office of the Attorney General of Vermont
STARTS: May 19, 2014
ENDS: May 20, 2014

Intellectual Property Theft Training Seminar: Boca Raton, FL
Boca Raton Police Training Center
STARTS: May 23, 2014
ENDS: May 23, 2014

Intellectual Property Theft Training Seminar: Phoenix, AZ
AZ POST Facility
STARTS: May 30, 2014
ENDS: May 30, 2014

Intellectual Property Theft Training Seminar: Rockland County, NY
Rockland County Police Academy
STARTS: June 6, 2014
ENDS: June 6, 2014

International Fellows Program
Washington, DC and New York, NY
STARTS: June 7, 2014
ENDS: June 15, 2014

Mobile Devices: Evidentiary Considerations for Prosecutors
Washington, D.C.
STARTS: June 9, 2014
ENDS: June 10, 2014

Intellectual Property Theft Training Seminar: Lakewood, WA
Lakewood Police Department
STARTS: June 12, 2014
ENDS: June 12, 2014

Intellectual Property Theft Training Seminar: Sandy, UT
Sandy City Hall
STARTS: June 18, 2014
ENDS: June 18, 2014

Intellectual Property Theft Training Seminar: St. George, UT

STARTS: June 20, 2014
ENDS: June 20, 2014

Anatomy of Complex Civil Litigation
Westin Peachtree Hotel; Atlanta, GA
STARTS: June 23, 2014
ENDS: June 26, 2014

Civil Rights Seminar
Baltimore, MD
STARTS: June 25, 2014
ENDS: June 27, 2014

Intellectual Property Theft Training Seminar: Pierre, SD
George Mickelson Criminal Justice Training Center
STARTS: July 11, 2014
ENDS: July 11, 2014

Legal Writing for OAG-MA
This program will take place at The Office of the Attorney General of Massachusetts.
STARTS: July 16, 2014
ENDS: July 17, 2014

Intellectual Property Theft Training Seminar: Carson City, NV
Nevada Office of the Attorney General
STARTS: July 22, 2014
ENDS: July 22, 2014

Trial Advocacy Training for OAG-RI
Providence, RI
STARTS: August 4, 2014
ENDS: August 7, 2014

Intellectual Property Theft Training Seminar: Georgetown, TX
Georgetown Communications and Training Building
STARTS: August 4, 2014
ENDS: August 4, 2014

Advanced Trial Techniques and Investigator Training for OAG-FL
Tampa, FL
STARTS: August 4, 2014
ENDS: August 6, 2014