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Emily Jennette Gilbert, American defender. Achievements include working with Georgia Innocence Project to free Clarence Harrison from Georgia prison, 2004. Recipient public interst law associate, Georgia State University College Law, Committment to Justice award, State Bar Georgia, 2004-2005. Volunteer, former intern Georgia Innocence Project, Atlanta, since 2003; Member of Georgia Association Criminal Defense Lawyers.

Background

Gilbert, Emily Jennette was born on July 1, 1976 in Hickory, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Henry Tucker Gilbert III and Nancy Taylor Gilbert.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, Emory University, 1998. Juris Doctor, Georgia State University, 2003.

Career

Litigation paralegal Georgia Law Center for the Homeless, Atlanta, 1998—2000. Attorney DeKalb County Public Defender Office, Decatur, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include working with Georgia Innocence Project to free Clarence Harrison from Georgia prison, 2004.

Membership

Volunteer, former intern Georgia Innocence Project, Atlanta, since 2003. Member of Georgia Association Criminal Defense Lawyers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Exercise, running, weightlifting.

Connections

father:
Henry Tucker Gilbert III

mother:
Nancy Taylor Gilbert