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Jessie A. Cook represents individuals accused of major felonies and capital offenses in state and federal courts. She graduated from IU - Bloomington (1979, cum laude), the National College of Criminal Defense and the Darrow College of Capital Defense. She teaches trial advocacy at the Maurer School of Law- Bloomington, and continuing legal education programs for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy, the Indiana Public Defender Council and ICLEF’s Trial Advocacy Skills College. Jessie serves as a Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers (Access to Justice Committee); Board of Governors, Indiana State Bar Association; Governing Council and past chair, ISBA Criminal Justice Section; Master Fellow and former Board member, Indiana Bar Foundation. She is the current chair of the Indiana Supreme Court Rules Committee and a member, NACDL, NLG, ACLU. Jessie was the 2008 recipient of the IPDC’s Gideon Award and the 2013 recipient of the ISBA's“GP Hall of Fame Award” for excellence in general practice.
• Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2010, 2012 - 2014
Admitted: 1979, Indiana
Professional Webpage: www.superlawyers.com/indiana/lawyer/Jessie-A-Cook/05089350-9...
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