A former state and federal public defender, JaneAnne Murray has spent most of professional career as a criminal defense attorney. Currently, she splits her time between her private practice and her role as professor of practice at the University of Minnesota Law School, where she teaches criminal procedure and sentence advocacy. She has been co-chair of the NACDL Sentencing Committee for approximately four years, and was a member of the Steering Committee of Clemency Project 2014, for which she also drafted training materials and assisted volunteers in the drafting of their clemency applications. She was a member of the ABA taskforce to reform the federal economic fraud guideline, and she currently sits on the NACDL Trial Penalty Task Force, as well as the Attorney Advisory Group of NACDL’s State Clemency Project. She is a native of Ireland and obtained her law degree from University College Cork, and her masters degree in law from the University of Cambridge.
Pre-Trial Suppression & Fourth Amendment Issues
This Trial Guide is a topical and practical handbook examining the nuts and bolts of the most current Fourth Amendment & Pre-Trial Suppression issues encountered in modern criminal cases.
Defense Counsel Playbook for Eyewitness ID Cases
This Trial Guide was written to help counsel use existing case law to its strongest advantage, and to create a framework for appellate challenges urging courts to adopt leading cases.
Ultimate Cross 2.0
This special CLE compilation program includes the highest-rated presentations on Cross-Examination techniques from NACDL's most recent seminars (2017-2019).
Forensic Sciences in Criminal Cases: A Multidiscipline Primer
In order to challenge forensic evidence, experts, reports and findings commonly encountered in the courtroom, an attorney must first have a basic understanding of the forensic issues that they will be confronting.