Drunk, Sleeping, and Incompetent Lawyers: Is It Possible to Keep Innocent People off Death Row?
Symposium theme — Evolving Standards of Decency in 2003: Is the Death Penalty on Life Support?
"Drunk, Sleeping, and Incompetent Lawyers: Is It Possible to Keep Innocent People off Death Row?,"
University of Dayton Law Review: Vol. 29:
2, Article 8.
Available at: https://ecommons.udayton.edu/udlr/vol29/iss2/8
Ira Mickenberg is an appellate defense lawyer, defender trainer and consultant from Saratoga Springs, NY. He has represented indigent defendants in the United States Supreme Court, the U.S. Courts of Appeal, and the highest courts of several states, and has been certified as an expert witness in federal courts on the subject of effective assistance of appellate counsel. Mr. Mickenberg has taught criminal law, criminal procedure, death penalty practice and appellate advocacy at the University of Dayton School of Law, American University School of Law, New York Law School, and Williams College.