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National Crime Victim Law Institute

2018 Conference Update

March 07, 2018

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Join us in Portland, Oregon this June 7-8th for our Crime Victim Law Conference. This year’s Conference, themed Unlock the Power of Victims’ Rights, features plenary sessions, breakout sessions and roundtable discussions addressing a wide range of topics of critical importance to the victims’ rights community.

Plenary Highlight:  Cristin Casey, JD & Jenn Gaddis, JD, both of Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries; Janis Puracal, JD, Maloney Lauersdorf Reiner; and Joel Shapiro, JD will discuss the intersection of criminal, civil and administrative litigation when representing victims of sex trafficking.

Breakout Session Highlight:  Major Kristen Fricchione, JD & Patti Sudendorf, JD of The Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center & School will discuss providing an integrative, electronic map to assist and education child victims about the military justice process.

More Updates:


Conference Discounts: Early Bird pricing ends May 4th. Save up to $100. Visit our Registration Page for more details.

Conference Hotel: If you would like to stay across the street from the Oregon Convention Center, book your hotel room now at the Hotel Eastlund while they are still available. 

Conference Agenda: The full Conference agenda is online and will be updated on a regular basis.