Regional Grand Jury Training Seminars

California Grand Jurors’ Association
Regional Training Seminars


As of January 2020, CGJA will no longer hold regional seminars. All Grand Jury training seminars wil be onsite only.


Program Description:

This two-day seminar provides grand jurors and alternates the knowledge and skills required to perform their basic civil oversight functions as grand jurors. Topics include grand jury law; local government structure and governance; legal topics such as how to avoid defamation, the grand jury’s legal advisors, and the transparency and ethics laws that apply to all local governments; how to conduct grand jury investigations and interviews; the basic principles of writing grand jury reports; and a workshop on grand jury collegiality.