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A Symposium Presented by Professor Stephen Galoob, the visiting Herff Chair of Excellence at the University of Memphis School of Law

April 19, 2024

The New Voices in Criminal Law Symposium will present cutting-edge research regarding criminal law and the criminal legal system. Each panel will feature an emerging scholar's research, with commentary by some of the leading criminal legal scholars in the world as well as the assembled audience.

Participants for New Voices in Criminal Law Symposium include:

Emerging Voices

  • Jorge Camacho, Clinical Lecturer in Law, Associate Research Scholar in Law, and Policing, Law, and Policy Director of the Justice Collaboratory, Yale Law School
  • Justin Brooks, Clerk for Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals and Ph.D. candidate in Government Department at Harvard University
  • Vic Wiener, Skadden Fellow at Juvenile Law Center
  • Kat Albrecht, Assistant Professor in Department of Criminal Law and Criminology in Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University and CJARS Fellow
  • Alexandra Fay, Richard M. Milanovich Fellow at UCLA Law
  • Daniel Friedman, Visiting Assistant Professor at Villanova School of Law and Ph.D. candidate in History Department at University of California-Berkeley


  • G. Alex Sinha, Associate Professor of Law at Maurice A. Deane School of Law, Hofstra University
  • Alice Ristroph, Dean’s Research Scholar and Professor of Law at Brooklyn Law School
  • Corey Rayburn Yung, William R. Scott Research Professor, University of Kansas School of Law
  • Catherine Grosso, Professor of Law, Michigan State University College of Law
  • Seth Davis, Professor of Law at University of California, Berkeley School of Law
  • Sara Mayeux, Associate Professor of Law and History and FedEx Research Professor at Vanderbilt University