Featured Speakers

  • Summit Chair: Bernice Donald, Federal Judge on the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals and Chair of ABA’s Criminal Justice Section
  • Julian Adler, Director of Policy and Research at the Center for Court Innovation
  • Ann Aiken, U.S. District Judge, District of Oregon
  • Matthew Alsdorf, Founder and President at Pretrial Advisors LLC
  • Gary Apfel, Special Counsel, Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • Raul Ayala, Deputy Federal Public Defender for the Central District of California
  • Rachel Barkow, Professor of Law at the New York University School of Law and faculty director of the Center on the Administration of Criminal Law
  • Professor Douglas A. Berman, Robert J. Watkins/Proctor & Gamble Professor Law, Moritz College of Law, The Ohio State University
  • Frederic Block, Senior United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • Rabbi Zvi Boyarsky, Director of Advocacy, Advocacy Department, The Aleph Institute
  • Benjamin Brafman, Brafman & Associates, P.C.
  • Rabbi Yossi Bryski, Director, Alternative Sentencing Department, The Aleph Institute
  • Matthew Charles, FAMM Criminal Justice Fellow
  • Douglas Collins, U.S. House of Representatives, 9th Congressional District of Georgia
  • Jeff Cook-McCormac, Head of Public Affairs, Third Point, LPPE LLC
  • John Creuzot, District Attorney of Dallas County, TX and former Texas State District Judge
  • Matthew D’Emic, Presiding Judge of the Brooklyn Mental Health Court
  • Hanna Liebman Dershowitz, Director of Special Projects, Alternative Sentencing Division, The Aleph Institute
  • Chief Christine Dozier, Chief U.S. Pretrial Services Officer for the District of New Jersey
  • Jennifer Eberhardt, Professor of Psychology, Stanford University and co-director of SPARQ
  • Lauren-Brooke Eisen, Senior Fellow, Brennan Center for Justice at New York University Law School
  • Rodney Ellis, Commissioner of Harris County, TX
  • Gipsy Escobar, Director of Research Innovation, Measures for Justice
  • Joy Fishman, Harm Reduction Advocate, Drug Policy Alliance and Board Member at the Aleph Institute
  • Paul Fishman, Former U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey
  • Jeremy Fogel, former head of the Federal Judicial Center, now at Berkeley Law School
  • Nancy Gertner, former US. District Judge, District of Massachusetts, and professor of practice at Harvard Law School
  • Chief Mark Gjelaj, Deputy Chief of Probation, Eastern District of New York
  • Elizabeth Glazer, Director, NYC Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice
  • John Gleeson, former U.S. District Judge, Eastern District of New York
  • Roger Goodman, Chair, House Public Safety Committee, Washington House of Representatives
  • Kara Gotsch, Director of Strategic Initiatives at The Sentencing Project
  • Francis Greenburger, Founder, The Greenburger Center for Social and Criminal Justice
  • Holly Harris, Executive Director of the Justice Action Network
  • Michael Jacobsen, Director, CUNY Institute for State and Local Governance
  • Letitia James, State Attorney General, New York
  • Hakeem Jeffries, U.S. House of Representatives, 8th Congressional District of New York
  • Larry Krasner, District Attorney of Philadelphia, PA
  • Elizabeth Komar, Director of Innovations and Site Learning, Fair and Just Prosecution
  • Lucy Lang, Executive Director Institute for Innovation in Prosecution at John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • Lindsay LaSalle, Director of Public Health Law and Policy, Drug Policy Alliance
  • Marc Levin, Vice President of Criminal Justice, Texas Public Policy Foundation and Right on Crime
  • Hanna Liebman Dershowitz, Director of Special Projects, Alternative Sentencing Division at the Aleph Institute
  • Lindsay LaSalle, Director of Public Health Law and Policy, Drug Policy Alliance
  • Rabbi Aaron Lipskar, Executive Director, The Aleph Institute
  • Rabbi Sholom Lipskar, Founder and Executive Director, Aleph Institute
  • Marilyn Mosby, State’s Attorney, Baltimore, MD
  • Udi Ofer, Director, Campaign for Smart Justice, American Civil Liberties Union
  • John Pfaff, Professor of Law at Fordham Law School
  • Virginia Phillips, Chief District Judge, Central District of California
  • Insha Rahman, Program Director at the Vera Institute of Justice
  • Doris Randle-Holt, Federal Defender for the Western District of Tennessee
  • Louis Reed, National Director of #cut50
  • Norman Reimer, Executive Director of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Arthur Rizer, Justice Policy Director, R Street
  • Cheryl Roberts, Executive Director, Greenburger Center for Social and Criminal Justice
  • Rachael Rollins, District Attorney of Suffolk County, MA
  • Esther Salas, District Judge for the District of New Jersey
  • Topeka K. Sam, Founder & Executive Director, The Ladies of Hope Ministries
  • Rebecca Shaeffer, Senior Lawyer, Fair Trials can’t find on speaker list
  • Vincent Schiraldi, co-director of the Columbia University Justice Lab
  • Colleen Smith, Clinical Coordinator at Newark Community Solutions
  • Leo Sorokin, U. S. District Court Judge, District of Massachusetts
  • Brett Tolman, former U.S. Attorney for the District of Utah
  • Jeremy Travis, Executive Vice President of Criminal Justice, Arnold Ventures
  • Michael Troncoso, Director of Criminal Justice at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
  • Ursula Ungaro, U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida
  • Marie VanNostrand, Director of Data Analytics, Luminosity, Inc.
  • Cyrus Vance, District Attorney of Manhattan, NY
  • Joanna Weiss, co-Founder and co-Director of the Fines and Fees Justice Center
  • Brooke Wells, Magistrate Judge, District of Utah
  • Michael Williams, Senior Manager for Adult Policy, Public Safety Performance Project, The Pew Charitable Trusts
  • Kevin T. Wolff, Program of Doctor Studies in Criminal Justice, John Jay College

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