As the Innocence Project's Managing Attorney, David Loftis heads the eight-member litigation team. He has 16 years of criminal defense experience at the state, federal, trial, and appellate levels. Before joining the Innocence Project team, he worked with the Federal Defenders, the Bronx Defenders, the Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem, and the Criminal Appeals Bureau of the Legal Aid Society.
Mr. Loftis graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, after having received a B.A. from Tufts University.