Public Interest Lawyering Series: Careers in Public Defense

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019 @ 12:10pm to 1:00pm
Jerome Greene Hall, Room 105
Oct 02
Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019 @ 12:10pm to 1:00pm
Jerome Greene Hall, Room 105

Interested in public interest law, but not sure what a career in public interest actually looks like? Come to SPIN and SJI's fourth annual Public Interest Lawyering Series. Each week a panel of practitioners working in a specific field of public interest law will discuss different aspects of their
work. Lunch will be served.

Panel #2: Public Defense Wednesday, October 2nd | 12:10-1:10 p.m. | JG 105

Confirmed Panelists

  • Arielle Reid, Center for Appellate Litigation
  • Alexandra Valdez, Bronx Defenders
  • Justine Brennan, Brooklyn Defender Services - Immigration Practice
  • Kristin Heavey, Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem


Vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options will be available. If you have further dietary restrictions, email Diana Pedi at [email protected] at least two business days prior to the event, and we will do our best to accommodate them.

Cosponsored by BLSA, CLWA, LALSA, CJAN, EWOC, Rightslink, and Outlaws

Contact Info: 
Emily Barber, [email protected]

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