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Capital Habeas Unit
Office of the Federal Public Defender
1660 West Second Street, Suite 750
Cleveland, OH 44113
Phone: (216) 522-4856 Fax: (216) 522-1951




Alan Rossman CHU Director/Assistant Federal Public Defender [email protected]
Vicki Werneke Assistant Federal Public Defender [email protected]
Joseph Wilhelm Assistant Federal Public Defender [email protected]
Sharon Hicks Assistant Federal Public Defender [email protected]
Matthew Gay Assistant Federal Public Defender [email protected]
Jillian Davis Research and Writing  Specialist [email protected]
Lori Riga Research and Writing  Specialist [email protected]
Bevlynn Joann Sledge Research and Writing Specialist [email protected]
Glen Almany Investigator [email protected]
Robert L. Watts Investigator [email protected]
Isabel Sanchez-Cummings Mitigation Specialist/Investigator [email protected]
Donetta Bray Chief Paralegal [email protected]
Ashley Chinrock Paralegal [email protected]
Monique Wilhite Legal Assistant [email protected]