Julian Jefferson specializes in criminal law and served as an attorney for 11 years at the New Hampshire Public Defender. He handled a wide range of cases from juvenile delinquency matters to allegations of murder. Over the years, he has participated in 32 jury trials ranging from misdemeanor appeals to aggravated sexual assault and murder, resulting in several acquittals. In addition, Professor Jefferson engaged in extensive litigation in both the Circuit and Superior Courts. He has received the Robert E. Kirby Award for excellent advocacy from the NH Bar Association and the Champions of Justice Award from the NH Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.