Renowned attorney Kirk McAllister spoke on the topic of Recent Developments in Brady v. Maryland, this is the case requiring criminal prosecutors to share all exculpatory evidence to the defense.
Mr. McAllister received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Stanford University in 1966 and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Southern California in 1969. He was admitted to the California Bar in 1970. He served in the United States Army from 1970 to 1972, where, as a Captain, he prosecuted courts martial. For over ten years Mr. McAllister was a Stanislaus County Deputy District Attorney, with a title of Senior Trial Deputy. For several years he was responsible for all of the drug prosecutions of the Stanislaus County Drug Enforcement Unit. Since 1977, Mr. McAllister has been certified as a specialist in criminal law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. On September 28, 2007 he was honored at the California State Bar Convention for his thirty years of service as a Certified Criminal Law Specialist.