Catherine Schur is the criminal justice analyst for The Medill Justice Project. She joined MJP in October 2014 after receiving her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center in Washington D.C. Prior to joining MJP, she worked on issues relating to wrongful convictions at Northwestern University Law School’s Center on Wrongful Convictions and Georgetown University Law Center’s Innocence Project. She has also worked in the area of criminal law at The Public Defender Service of the District of Columbia.