Jennifer Soble, senior legal counsel, previously worked as a federal defender in Hammond, Indiana, where she represented indigent clients charged with serious federal crimes and specialized in forensic issues, juveniles charged as adults, and sentencing law. Before becoming a federal defender, Jennifer was a visiting clinical professor at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law’s Bluhm Legal Clinic, focusing on juvenile and criminal justice. Formerly, Jennifer was a staff attorney in the trial division of the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia, where she represented poor clients charged with serious felonies, and served as a member of the forensic practice group. Jennifer also served as litigation fellow with Public Citizen’s Litigation Group. After law school, she clerked for Judge R. Guy Cole on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. She graduated from the University of Michigan in 2002, and from Yale Law School in 2005.