Upcoming EventsCYNTHIA SHORT
MACDL Board Calendar
October 18, 2018- 4 p.m.- Stoney Creek, Independence, MO
January 26, 2019- Camden on the Lake, Lake Ozark, MO
April 4, 2019- Ameristar, St. Charles, MO
July 2019- Lodge of Four Seasons, Lake Ozark, MO
Be sure to RSVP to MACDL if you plan to attend.
CLE Calendar
MACDL is an accredited provider of CLE in Missouri. 
In addition, MACDL  may apply for Kansas CLE credit. 
Hours for each state will be identified at Seminar.

MACDL Webinar
- Guns by Kevin Jamison
When: Friday, September 28
Time: 11:30a-12:30p
Register: click here

  CYNTHIA L. SHORT is a trial lawyer, mitigation specialist and sentencing advocate. She has 30 years of trial experience and 24 years of Capital Trial experience. Her trial work has been recognized by the Missouri Bar with the Lon O. Hocker Young Trial Lawyer’ s Award and the Defender of Distinction Award. Cyndy is featured in Andrea Lyons New book The Feminine Sixth: Women for the Defense. In the years since entering private practice she has earned the KCMBA Best of the Bar designation, and she has been recognized as a Super Lawyer for many years. Cyndy led the Trial Lawyer’s College Death Penalty Program for 14 years during which TLC offered training to capital trial teams. In 2003, Cyndy founded CLS Mitigation & Consulting Services. In capital cases, our group serves as the Mitigation Specialist on capital teams in state, federal court and military court throughout the United States. In non capital cases our group provides sentencing advocacy investigation, including the creation of audio and video exhibits, in federal cases. The staff at CLS includes three (4) mitigation specialists and a life history documents clerk .