Assistant District Attorneys Michael Donovan and Michael Patterson recently attended the National District Attorney Association’s Annual Career Prosecutor Course in Louisiana.

The conference spanned 10 days, and included presentations by prosecutors and NDAA staff from throughout the country. Topics included trial advocacy, leadership skills, and substantive legal training in a variety of emerging legal topics designed to further hone the skills of experienced prosecutors. Each ADA was also required to participate in several interactive trial workshops and presentations.

Assistant District Attorneys Donovan and Patterson were among the 74 attendees who successfully completed the course.