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Barry Scheck


Barry Scheck is the Co-Founder and Special Counsel at the Innocence Project. Barry is also a Professor of Law at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law; in his over thirty years on the Cardozo faculty, he has served as the Director of Clinical Education, Co-Director of the Trial Advocacy Programs, and Co-Director of the Jacob Burns Center for the Study of Law and Ethics. He is a past-President of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Barry has also taught trial practice, appellate advocacy, legal ethics and forensic sciences to judges, lawyers and students nationwide.