Dara Gell joined the Innocence Project as the Investigations Attorney in October 2017. She is returning to the organization after spending a year here as a student intern during law school. While in law school she also participated in the Immigration Justice Clinic and interned for the Bronx Defenders. Before joining the Innocence Project staff she was a practicing immigration defense attorney in New York City, defending individuals and families from deportation in federal immigration court. She holds a BA from State University of New York at Geneseo, and a JD from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.