Faculty in the News

Elizabeth P. Murtagh


Deputy Public Defender, Charlottesville-Albemarle Public Defender Office, Charlottesville, Va. • B.S.W., 1979, Virginia Commonwealth University; J.D., 1989, Washington and Lee University; Associate Editor, Virginia Capital Case Clearinghouse Digest; Member, Charlottesville-Albemarle Bar Association; Member, Indigent Defense Commission’s Juvenile Law Study Group; Member, House Joint Resolution 69 Juvenile Competency Workgroup, Virginia Commission on Youth; Member, Mid-Atlantic Juvenile Defender Center Advisory Board of the ABA National Juvenile Defender Center; Investigator, ABA study An Assessment of Access to Counsel and the Quality of Representation in Delinquency Proceedings in Virginia; Member, Virginia Indigent Defense Commission Standards of Practice Committee; Member, Indigent Defense Commission Appellate Default Committee; frequent lecturer on representing children in court for continuing legal education programs.