Alba Morales is a staff attorney at the Innocence Project and litigates postconviction DNA cases throughout the country. She also supervises students through the Innocence Project clinic at Cardozo.
Prior to joining the Innocence Project in April 2006, Ms. Morales was an associate at Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady LLP, a law firm specializing in civil rights litigation. From 2003-2006, she was a public defender in the Brooklyn office of the Legal Aid Society's Criminal Defense Division. She also clerked for the Honorable Rosemary Barkett on the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in Miami, Florida.
Ms. Morales graduated from Brown University in 1996 and New York University School of Law in 2001.