National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

1025 Connecticut Ave., NW
Ste. 901
Washington, DC 20036
Tel: (202) 872-8600
Fax: (202) 872-8690

The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) is the preeminent organization in the United States advancing the mission of the nation's criminal defense lawyers to ensure justice and due process for persons accused of crime or wrongdoing. A professional bar association founded in 1958, NACDL's more than 10,500 direct members - and more than 80 state and local affiliate organizations with another 28,000 members - include private criminal defense lawyers, public defenders, judges, active US military defense counsel, and law professors committed to preserving fairness within America's criminal justice system.