Represented indigent defendants in misdemeanor, juvenile, and felony cases. Mentored and trained new attorneys and interns. Wrote legal motions and memorandum and managed high-volume caseload. Appeared in daily court proceedings including over thirty jury trials.
Managed case files and delegated assignments to clerk staff. Performed intake interviews and case assessment. Drafted motions and memorandum contesting evidence admission, probable cause, and due process.
Elected representative with Asylum Law Project, Law Council Graduate Development Committee, Amnesty International, and Journal of Law and Inequality. Drafted language for legislative proposals and law school policy. Managing editor of journal responsible for publication and staff supervision.
Researched and wrote memorandum for time-sensitive issues. Prepared witnesses for trial testimony, created discovery, and drafted criminal history score sheets.
Awarded Congressional Award for National Service. Wrote press releases and promoted AmeriCorps in media interviews. Trained and certified by the U.S. Forest Service as a wildland firefighter.
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