Tiffiny Townend Blacknell has worked in the Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office for over 17 years as a criminal defense attorney and has recently transitioned into a new position as recruitment coordinator for the office. She is also an activist and advocate for criminal justice reform. On today’s episode, she talks to Sadie Olson about her career as a lawyer and her insights on the criminal justice system. Blacknell is a graduate of USC Gould School of Law.