This program will highlight selected topics in criminal law and is suitable for attorneys with all levels of experience.
Fee: $25 for non-members of the Law Library Association. Free for Library Members and students and faculty at Saint Louis University School of Law.
Our speaker is Professor Susan McGraugh, Esq., Supervisor of the Criminal Defense Clinic at Saint Louis University School of Law. Professor McGraugh has worked in the State Public Defender's Office, where she served as a trial attorney representing indigent, homeless and mentally ill clients charged with criminal offenses. She also worked in the Office’s Capital Defense Unit. Professor McGraugh wrote and argued criminal appeals in the Eastern, Western and Southern Districts of Missouri.
Professor McGraugh joined Saint Louis University School of Law in 2002 as an adjunct clinical professor while working with the Catholic Legal Assistance Ministry on a program to help incarcerated mothers with custodial issues.
Since joining the School of Law full time in 2003, Professor McGraugh has directed the Criminal Clinic’s intern and externships. She is also networking with mental health care providers to offer representation to their clients.