Christine A. Pagac, BA '88, JD '91, has been an assistant defender at the State Appellate Defender Office since 2004. After law school, she clerked for a federal court of appeals judge before working as an associate at Mayer Brown in Chicago. She then moved to Los Angeles, where she became a partner at the litigation firm of O'Donnell & Shaeffer before returning to Michigan. She previously taught at Wayne State University Law School and has written for the Wayne Law Review. She is a member of the boards of the Metro Detroit and Michigan ACLU.