WHO: Scott Holmes is an assistant clinical professor of law and has worked as a trial lawyer in civil rights and criminal defense cases, representing Dream Team activists for undocumented youth, Moral Monday and Occupy protesters and others. Holmes is a supervising attorney for the Civil Litigation Clinic at NCCU. He teaches Criminal Procedure, Restorative Justice, Legal Problems of the Poor and other courses. Previously, Holmes was a partner at the law firm of Brock, Payne & Meece where he handled serious criminal cases in state and federal court, at trial and on appeal. A UNC Law School graduate and recipient of the Friday Fellowship for Human Relations, he has also served as a public defender in Durham, N.C. Holmes has been a quoted source in regional, state and national media outlets, including U.S. News and World Report.
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