NALI Annual Conference 2023

Missy Owens

Title:  Moving the Needle in Non-Capital Cases:  A critical examination of the role mitigation plays in achieving desirable legal outcomes.

Description:  This presentation will explore assisting counsel in the successful defense of Title IX cases. Understanding the unique opportunities and limitations of campus sexual misconduct allegations will help you uncover evidence critical to successfully defending against false allegations.

Missy Owen is a partner at Tin Fulton Walker and
Owen.  Her practice focuses the defense of individuals accused of crimes in state and federal court.  She also represents students accused of Title IX violations at schools and universities across the country.  She has chaired the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Defense of Sex Crimes conference for the last seven years.  She is a regular speaker at national and local conference addressing trial practice, defense of sex cases, Title IX defense, ethics issues, and defending reproductive health prosecutions.  She currently serves as Secretary for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.