The goals of the NACDL are to protect due process, enhance the integrity of defense attorneys, and encourage a fair justice system. To further this mission, the NACDL offers its members quality continuing legal education in a variety of formats. These instructional events attract nationally-known faculty and cover a wide range of subjects.
NACDL seminars bring members together with legal experts, judges, and defense counsel, on topics ranging from forensic science to white-collar crime to trial skills. The organization also utilizes DVDs, audio CDs, and on-demand video to teach members. NACDL offers an app for Android and iPhones which lists upcoming teaching events.
The NACDL sells copies of many vital government publications and reference materials in book form, or on CD-ROM. Overnight shipping is available for these products.