Jullian Harris-Calvin, senior legal counsel, worked as a public defender at the Federal Defenders of New York and the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia (PDS). As an assistant federal defender, she represented clients in the Southern District of New York. As a trial attorney at PDS, Jullian defended clients facing felony charges in D.C. Superior Court. She also advocated for clients in matters related to conditions of confinement at District of Columbia and Federal Bureau of Prisons facilities and provided legal services to adults returning to their communities after incarceration. Prior to law school, Jullian was director of administration for a Los Angeles councilman. She is a graduate of the University of Southern California and UCLA School of Law, where she specialized in Critical Race Studies and Public Interest Law and Policy.