pt.1. Defense Criminal defense isn't something you practice / Evan Jenness Waiting is the hardest part: a primer on post conviction practice / Thomas Donnelly My career in criminal law: dearth penalty cases / Lloyd Snook Fighting the good fight and flying solo / Cheryl Stein Criminal defense in a small firm setting / Nina Marino and Richard Kaplan The joy of (public) defending: testimonials / Carlos Martinez Public defender / Michael Cromett The 21st Century world of white collar criminal defense / Lucian Dervan A career in globalism: international criminal law / Buddy Parker, Bruce Zagaris, Ashish Joshi Securities fraud practice / Pravin Rao and Asheesh Goel Trial and appeal: which courtroom suits you best? / Thomas Donnelly It ain't over till the appellate courts sing: criminal defense appellate litigation / Vince Aprile pt.2. Prosecution Inner Harbor, inner city: prosecuting in Baltimore / Richard Gibson A prosecutor's life / Richard Callahan Brooklyn D.A.: a life of crime / Wanda Lucibello Prosecuting social services fraud in New York state / Sean Courtney Juvenile prosecution: it's the same but different / George Mosee pt.3. Judging Criminal law and litigation in the JAG Corps / Kate Oler Judging in a diversion court / Matthew D'Emic Work of a misdemeanor judge / Marion Hanna pt.4. Re-entry, prisoner advocacy A day in the life of a reentry attorney: the fight to stop the revolving door cycle of the criminal injustice system / April Frazier Corrections: prisoner advocacy / Michael Hamden Representation of clients on parole and supervised release / Olinda Moyd pt. 5. Specialties: outside the box State court administrator, Texas / Carl Reynolds Tribal justice systems / Paul Spruhan Lobbying with a passion / Nkechi Taifa Representing the forgotten: victims' rights attorney / Janine Robben The best laid plans of mice and computers / Brian Carney The road less traveled: being a sentencing advocate / Todd Bussert A career in forensic social work / Billie Larrabure Feinberg.