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Damon Preston

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Damon Preston is the Deputy Public Advocate and the supervising attorney for the Department of Public Advocacy (DPA) Externship. Prof. Preston is a 1994 graduate of Harvard Law School and began his legal career in the Criminal Appeals Branch of the Legal Aid Society in New York City. After joining DPA in 1997, he worked in the Richmond, Paducah, and Cynthiana trial offices before moving to DPA’s central office in Frankfort in 2004 where he served as Appeals Branch Manager and Trial Division Director prior to being appointed Deputy Public Advocate in January 2011.