Celebrating Public Defense Day

The New York Law Journal today carried a photograph and story about Public Defense Day in Brooklyn.

New York Law Journal
Public Defenders Day
Rick Kopstein
March 22, 2016

Dawn Ryan, far right, the attorney-in-charge of the Brooklyn Criminal Office for the Legal Aid Society, speaks at the first Public Defenders Day at Brooklyn Criminal Court on Friday. About 100 people attended the event, sponsored by Legal Aid and Brooklyn Defender Services. The National Association of Public Defense, which Legal Aid helped to form in 2013, created the Public Defenders Day celebration.