Michelle Ramos

Michelle Ramos, JD, LLM has committed her career to servicing our most marginalized communities, those adversely impacted by issues of by race, gender, socio-economics, inequitable laws, and public policies. As project director of the New Orleans office she works with government and community partners to improve the criminal justice system through strategy, research and policy work. She founded Verdict Works, LLC, a nationwide trial and jury consulting firm that supported attorneys with research and strategy in psychology and behavioral science. Her firm focused in the areas of criminal defense, civil rights and capital cases. Michelle is completing her dissertation towards a PhD in psychology with an emphasis in race and cultural studies. A retired professional ballet dancer, Michelle enjoys teaching dance and sports, and is a competitive Ironman triathlete and marathoner.