Michael Jackson

May 28, 2004

TOM LYON, USC law professor, is an expert on child abuse and molestation, evidence in criminal cases and credibility of children’s testimony. Lyon is president of the American Psychological Association’s Section on Child Maltreatment and has conducted research on factors that influence children’s honesty and credibility when questioned about abuse.
Contact: (213) 740-0142 (office) or tlyon@law.usc.edu.

MICHAEL BRENNAN, USC law professor, is an expert in criminal defense and trial advocacy. As director of USC’s Post-Conviction Justice Project, Brennan is a practicing criminal defense attorney. He can discuss criminal defense strategies, Jackson’s legal team and general criminal procedure.
Contact: (213) 740-2527 (office) or mbrennan@law.usc.edu.

TOM GRIFFITH, USC law professor, is an expert in criminal law. He can discuss general criminal procedure, criminal defense, and issues related to race and criminal law.
Contact: (213) 740-2533 (office), (310) 477-4964 (home) or tgriffit@law.usc.edu.

JEAN ROSENBLUTH, USC law adjunct professor, is an expert in criminal prosecution. A former criminal prosecutor for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Los Angeles, she can discuss criminal trial strategy, prosecution tactics, and general criminal procedure.
Contact: (213) 740-3199 (office) or jrosenbl@law.usc.edu.