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Patrick Brayer

Patrick Brayer is a veteran of the Missouri State Public Defender System (MSPD) Trial Division and the deputy district defender (first assistant) of the St. Louis County Trial Office. He is the former MSPD coordinator of law students and interns for the St. Louis region where he proudly attracted hundreds of students to public defender service. Patrick is the past creator and coordinator of many trial skill and new defender training experiences for the MSPD and has served on the faculty of public defender trial schools in both Missouri and Louisiana, including the prestigious Louisiana Public Defender Training Institute. His articles on racial bias have appeared online and in print in a number of nationally recognized journals.