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Wendy Cromwell
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Dear _______: A Cover Letter Workshop

Wednesday, January 16, 2013, Noon - 1 pm
Location: Room 170

Aimee Maxwell, Executive Director of the Georgia Innocence Project, will give a presentation on good cover letter writing. Learn what to do, and what not to do - all in time for your applications to the Public Sector Career Fair. 

An Atlanta native, Aimee R. Maxwell graduated from Georgia State University College of Law in 1987.  After a brief stint in private practice, Maxwell joined the Georgia Indigent Defense Council. During her 12-year tenure there, Maxwell spearheaded several statewide legal initiatives including theBattered Partner Defense Project and 1000 Lawyers for Justice. She also developed the statewide defense lawyer training program. In 2002 Maxwell was named the inaugural Executive Director of the Georgia Innocence Project (GIP). To date, GIP has received more than 2700 requests for assistance.  GIP has exonerated two men, Clarence Harrison in 2004 and Pete Williams in 2007 and served as local counsel to the Innocence Project in Robert Clark's exoneration in 2005. 

Contact : Amy Jurden


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