CLAFD Core Curriculum

Trial Advocacy   This intensive training consists of presentations on various aspects of trial practice, learn-by-doing workshops, and a final mock trial. In the workshops, participants will perform various components of a trial, and faculty will provide constructive critiques. The training will teach participants to:   Develop a case globally, guided by a clear case theory.   Develop and deliver an effective and persuasive opening statement and closing…

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CLD Core Curriculum

Learn more about the vital training the CLD provides to attorney general offices. Core Leadership Competencies for First Line & Mid-Level Managers This course establishes the leadership development groundwork for new to mid-level managers, including attorneys, investigators, and administrative personnel. Drawing upon case studies, colleague experiences, short lectures, group discussions, and self-assessments, the program applies leadership…

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CIPS-C Domestic Partnerships

CIPS-C works closely with U.S. organizations and government agencies to provide training and support on security and capacity building to government attorneys, prosecutors, law enforcement, and other justice sector representatives.   Examples of CIPS-C domestic partnerships and collaboration include:    Deploying attorney general staff and NAGTRI staff abroad to share information and conduct training based upon specific areas of expertise for the U.S. Department of…

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CIPS-C Initiatives

CIPS-C’s work includes:  Training and Technical Assistance CIPS-C provides training, technical assistance, curricular development, and research assistance to domestic and international government attorneys, prosecutors, and representatives.   Offerings include:   In-person and online training for domestic and international justice and legislative sectors personnel.  Education for domestic and international partners on governance, rule of law, access to justice, and prosecutorial and…

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Center for Consumer Protection Partnerships

The CCP collaborates with other organizations committed to protecting consumers. These partnerships support attorneys general and their staff in the fight to provide a fair and better marketplace.   The CCP works with partners to enhance its services to the attorney general community by:  Offering an annual charities conference with the National Association of State Charities Officials (NASCO) for state…

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Center for Consumer Protection Initiatives

The Center for Consumer Protection (CCP) accomplishes its mission through several initiatives. Training and Technical Assistance The CCP hosts many conferences, trainings, and webinars to address issues attorneys general face in protecting consumers. Annual events include: Consumer Protection Conferences NAAG/NASCO Conference Explore upcoming trainings or access online courses. Partnerships The CCP fosters partnerships with government agencies and…

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Consumer Protection Work

Consumer protection work is an important aspect in attorney general offices. Attorneys general and their staff help consumers by addressing consumer complaints, providing alerts about scams and issues, offering educational materials, and enforcing state consumer protection laws. The NAGTRI Center for Consumer Protection (CCP) is dedicated to assisting attorney general offices in their consumer protection work, including addressing consumer…

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Ethics and Public Integrity Core Curriculum

NAAG provides attorney general offices with vital training to support the fight against corruption. Anticorruption Academy The national Anticorruption Academy, NAAG’s five-day flagship course, provides a comprehensive overview of the investigation and prosecution of corruption. Topics include:   Privilege issues unique to cases involving public officials.  Investigative planning and the use of undercover officers and informants.  Press and political…

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NAGTRI Center for Legal Advocacy and Faculty Development

In 2019, NAGTRI consolidated and expanded its long-standing efforts and excellence in the field of legal skills training and created the NAGTRI Center for Legal Advocacy and Faculty Development (CLAFD).   CLAFD’s goal is to bring out the best in government lawyers. The Center provides innovative legal skills training in various formats: online and in person, instructional and learn-by-doing, live and on-demand.  CLAFD offers comprehensive, live trainings on topics…

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