Research Scholar at The Project on Extrajudicial Executions at the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice at New York University School of Law
Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Should Felons Who Have Completed Their Sentence (Incarceration, Probation, and Parole) Be Allowed to Vote?"
"After an examination of the legislative history of the Fourteenth Amendment, it [this article] concludes that this [felon disenfranchisement] was not the framers' intent; rather, they only intended the disenfranchisement of those committing crimes of rebellion or disloyalty to the State, such as treason."
Transnational Judicial Discourse and Felon Disenfranchisement: Re-examining Richardson v. Ramirez," Tulsa Journal Comparative & International Law, 2006
Experts Individuals with PhD's, JD's, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to felon voting issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to felon voting issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
Research Scholar, The Project on Extrajudicial Executions at the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice at New York University School of Law
Law Clerk to Judge Bruno Simma and Judge Abdul Koroma at the International Court of Justice in The Hague, 2005
Legal Intern with the Washington Lawyer's Committee for Civil Rights, 2004
Summer Associate, Shaw Pittman LLP, 2004
Legal Externship, United Nations Office of Legal Affairs, New York, 2004
Executive Articles Editor of the Michigan Journal of International Law
Hessel E. Yntema Award for Distinction in International and Comparative Law
Fulbright Fellow, Morocco, 2003-2004
Recipient of a Foreign Language Area Studies Fellowship, 2002-2004
Member, Phi Beta Kappa
JD, Cum Laude, University of Michigan Law School, 2005
BA, Magna Cum Laude, Romance Languages and International Affairs, Colorado College, 1997