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Colleen Maring


Colleen Maring is the Director of the Arizona Innocence Project and an Assistant Clinical Professor in Criminology and Criminal Justice at Northern Arizona University. She is a magna cum laude graduate of Georgetown University Law Center. Before joining the AIP, Colleen litigated a wide variety of criminal and civil matters at Williams & Connolly LLP in Washington, DC. Colleen has represented defendants in criminal cases at all levels of state and federal courts, from grand jury proceedings to successful appeals, including to the U.S. Supreme Court, and in merits- and procedural-based challenges to wrongful conviction and unconstitutional punishment.