The Public Defenders’ Funding Crisis & The Need For Reform

February 20, 2018
Jones Walker

Join us for a panel discussion on the public defenders’
funding crisis in Louisiana, recent criminal justice
reform, and current litigation. Lunch will be provided.
There is limited space available, so please RSVP to


Walt Leger, III, Louisiana State Representative, District 91

Derwyn Bunton, Chief District Defender Orleans Public Defenders

Jamila Johnson, Senior Supervising Attorney for Criminal Justice Reform in Louisiana at Southern Poverty Law Center