This year’s conference includes a special focus on Racial Justice, Diversity, and Inclusion Programming. Workshops that will address this overarching theme include [RJ] after the session title.

Sergio De La Pava

New York County Defender Services
Legal Director
New York NY
Sergio De La Pava is the author of three novels: A Naked Singularity, Personae, and Lost Empress. He is also a lifelong public defender and legal director at New York County Defender Services in Manhattan, where he represents indigent criminal defendants and advocates for large-scale criminal justice reform. He has taught at Seton Hall Law School and presented on criminal justice issues for The Guardian, MoMA PS1, Harvard Law, Public Radio International, Columbia Law School, UK Sky News, New York Daily News, and other venues.