What did Bryan Stevenson do in just mercy?

Just Mercy tells the story of Bryan Stevenson, a young lawyer who founded the Equal Justice Initiative, a legal practice dedicated to defending those most desperate and in need: the poor, the wrongly condemned, and women and children trapped in the farthest reaches of our criminal justice system.

Where is Bryan Stevenson from?

Milton, DEBryan Stevenson / Place of birthMilton is a town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States, on the Delmarva Peninsula. It is located on the Broadkill River, which empties into Delaware Bay. The population was 2,576 at the 2010 census, an increase of 55.5% over the previous decade. Wikipedia

Does Bryan Stevenson have a family?

Alice Golden Stevenson
Christy StevensonHoward Stevenson Sr.Howard Stevenson, Jr
Bryan Stevenson/Family

What kind of lawyer was Bryan Stevenson?

Bryan Stevenson is a public interest lawyer, meaning his legal practices are for the public interest, on not for profit (or pro bono) terms, and…

How long has Bryan Stevenson been a lawyer?

A 1985 graduate of Harvard, with both a master’s in public policy from the Kennedy School of Government and a JD from the School of Law, Bryan Stevenson joined the clinical faculty at New York University School of Law in 1998.

Does Bryan Stevenson have siblings?

Stevenson has two siblings: an older brother Howard, Jr. and a sister Christy. Both parents commuted to the northern part of the state for work, with Howard, Sr., working at a General Foods processing plant as a laboratory technician and Alice as an equal opportunity officer at Dover Air Force Base.

When was Walter McMillian released?

Mr. McMillian was released in 1993 after spending six years on death row for a crime he did not commit.

What college did Bryan Stevenson go to?

Eastern University
Harvard Kennedy SchoolCape Henlopen High SchoolHarvard UniversityHarvard Law School
Bryan Stevenson/Education