Speaking topics: False ID, Wrongful Conviction
Anton Robinson is a staff attorney at the Innocence Project’s Strategic Litigation Department and focuses on mistaken eyewitness identification.
Before joining the Innocence Project, Anton was a senior planner at the Vera Institute of Justice, where he launched and managed the New York City Bail Assessment Project to mitigate the harms of money bail and drive progressive bail reform in New York. Before his work at the Vera Institute, he worked as an assistant public defender at the New York County Defender Services, representing persons facing criminal charges in Manhattan Criminal and Supreme courts. At the start of his career, Anton served as an assistant public defender in the Ninth Judicial Circuit in Orlando, Florida, . Anton is also an adjunct law professor and currently teaches a virtual seminar at Vermont Law School on restorative justice and ending racial disparities in the criminal legal system. He graduated from the University of Florida, Levin College of Law and Florida State University.