Ethan Brown

Ethan Brown, lead editor for The Appeal, previously worked as a mitigation specialist and fact investigator on capital cases in Louisiana, in private practice and with the Louisiana Capital Assistance Center, where he served as a staff investigator. Ethan is also a longtime investigative reporter and editor focusing on criminal justice policy who has written for publications including New York Magazine and GQ. He is the author of four narrative nonfiction books: “Murder in the Bayou” (Scribner 2016), “Shake the Devil Off” (Henry Holt 2009), “Snitch” (Public Affairs 2007), and “Queens Reigns Supreme” (Random House 2005).