Katherine Puzauskas

Katie Puzauskas is the Director of the Post-Conviction Clinic at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University. She began her career as a lawyer with the nonprofit Arizona Justice Project, working with indigent Arizona prisoners who have claims of wrongful conviction, have suffered a manifest injustice such as an excessive sentence, or, who are seeking medical clemency. Katie continues her work with the Arizona Justice Project and supervises numerous volunteers and students in the review of post-conviction criminal cases. She provides direct representation in post-conviction proceedings, and, before the Arizona Board of Executive Clemency. Katie has managed multiple grants from the National Institute of Justice and the Bureau of Justice Assistance.