Q+A: Innocence Project’s First Staff Attorney Vanessa Potkin on Facebook Live
05.03.17 By Innocence Staff
You heard from Innocence Project Co-Founder and Co-Director Barry Scheck last week. Now it’s your chance to chat with Innocence Project Director of Post-Conviction Litigation Vanessa Potkin. Since becoming the organization’s first staff attorney in 2000, Vanessa has helped pioneer the model of post- conviction DNA litigation and has represented and exonerated more than 30 innocent individuals, from Louisiana to Montana.
She’ll be taking your questions this Thursday on Facebook Live at 3 p.m. E.T.
Get started by asking her a question in the comments section below about her experience representing the wrongly convicted for over two decades.
Next Wednesday, May 10: Innocence Project Staff Attorney Karen Thompson will be taking your questions.