Media

Press

New England Innocence Project, May 3, 2016 (about Charles Wilhite exoneration)

Justice for Charles, Facebook

The Bill Newman Show, WHMP Northampton, January 28, 2013 (discussing Charles Wilhite acquittal)(edited to only include segment about Charles)

The Bill Newman Show, WHMP Northampton, Massachusetts, January 21, 2013 (discussing Charles Wilhite acquittal on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day show)(edited to only include segment about Charles)

2nd trial finds Charles Wilhite not guilty of murder in Springfield shooting death of Alberto Rodriguez, MassLive.com, January 17, 2013

Jury finds Charles Wilhite not guilty in second murder trial, CBS 3, Springfield, Massachusetts, January 17, 2013

Charles Wilhite found not guilty in 2d murder trial, 22 News, Springfield, Massachusetts, January 17, 2013

The Bill Newman Show, WHMP Northampton, June 4, 2012 (discussing order reversing murder conviction and granting Charles Wilhite a new trial)

First Circuit: Defendant waived public trial claim when lawyer failed to object, National Law Journal, June 20, 2013.

Survey on briefs offers companies more certainty, New England In-House, v.8, #3, p.3 (July 2010)

Survey of judges offers guidelines for appellate briefs, Massachusetts Lawyer Weekly, 38 MLW 1931 (July 19, 2010)(appeared concurrently in Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly (July 19, 2010)

New York Times, February 3, 2002, p.18 (quoted regarding Attleboro religious cult case)

CBS “Early Show,” January 28, 2002 (interviewed on national broadcast with head of state Dept. of Social Services and attorney for the parents regarding the intervention of state social services in an Attleboro, Massachusetts religious cult to protect several children)

Boston.com, January 29, 2002 (quoted regarding Attleboro religious cult case)

New York Times, January 24, 2002 (quoted regarding Attleboro religious cult case)

Presentations

Chair, Effective Appellate Advocacy, 2017 – present, Massachusetts Continuing Legal
Education (“MCLE”)

Co-Chair, Criminal Law Ethical Landmines, October 2017, MCLE

Presenter, Third Annual Appellate Conference, June 2017, MCLE

Chair, Criminal Law for Civil Lawyers, 2015, MCLE

Guest Lecturer, Innocence Project Seminar, Fall 2014, Suffolk Law School

Chair, Post-Conviction and Appellate Advocacy, 2009-2014, MCLE

Presenter, Single Justice Practice, April 2008 & June 2013, MCLE

Chair, Practicing Law in the Cloud: the Ethics of Cloud Computing, May 2011, MCLE

Chair, Ethics in the Age of Facebook and Twitter, May 2010, MCLE

Publications

Co-author, Massachusetts District Court Criminal Defense Manual,
MCLE, Inc., (2013 and 2015 supplements)(Chapter 16 – “Postconviction Concerns”)

Survey on briefs offers companies more certainty, New England In-House, v.8, #3, p.3 (July 2010)

138 Appellate Judges Can’t Be Wrong, The Champion, August 2007, p.10.

If You Have Seen One Circuit, Have You Seen Them All?: A Comparison of the Advocacy Preferences in Three Federal Circuit Courts of Appeal, 83 Denv. U. L. Rev. 893 (2006)

What’s the Difference? A Comparison of the Advocacy Preferences of State and Federal Appellate Judges, 7 J. App. Prac. & Process 335 (2005)

Common Knowledge about Appellate Briefs: True or False?, 6 J. App. Prac. & Process 331 (2004)

Survey Shows Preferences of Northeastern Judges at Appellate Argument, New York State Bar Association Journal, vol. 76, no. 8, p. 42 (October 2004)

2003 New England Appellate Judicial Survey: Use of Authority and the Record, The Vermont Bar Journal, vol. 29, no.4, p.47 (Winter 2003)

Survey Sheds Light on Appellate Brief-Writing, Massachusetts Lawyer’s Weekly, vol. 32, no.10, p.11 (32 M.L.W. 495) (November 3, 2003)

2003 New England Appellate Judicial Survey, The Vermont Bar Journal, vol. 29, no.3, p.41 (Fall 2003)

Appellate Judge Survey Offers Insight into Effective Advocacy, New Hampshire Bar News, vol. 14, no.6, p.23 (September 5, 2003)

2003 Survey of New England Appellate Judges: Part One, Maine Lawyers Review, vol.11, no. 14, p.24 (July 17, 2003)