Emily Guzman Sufrin

Scholar Criminal Law / Post-Conviction
Class of 2022
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Emily Guzman Sufrin is a trial attorney with the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia in Washington, D.C.

At Texas Law, Emily served as president of the Public Interest Law Association, vice-president of If/When/How: Lawyering for Reproductive Justice, and as a member of the William Wayne Justice Center’s student advisory board. She participated in the Mithoff Pro Bono Program’s service trip to the Rio Grande Valley, volunteered on the Parole Project, and served as Pro Bono Scholar for the Driver’s License Recovery Project. She participated in the Criminal Defense Clinic and the Capital Punishment Clinic and interned with the Texas Fair Defense Project in Austin. The summer after her first year, Emily worked with the Trial Division of the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia. The summer after her second year, she worked for the Mecklenburg County Public Defender’s Office in Charlotte, NC.