Bryan Stevenson

#7,949
Most Influential Person

American lawyer, social reformer and academic

Why Is Bryan Stevenson Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Bryan Stevenson is an American lawyer, social justice activist, law professor at New York University School of Law and the founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative. Based in Montgomery, Alabama, he has challenged bias against the poor and minorities in the criminal justice system, especially children. He has helped achieve United States Supreme Court decisions that prohibit sentencing children under 18 to death or to life imprisonment without parole. He has assisted in cases that have saved dozens of prisoners from the death penalty, advocated for the poor, as well as developed community-based reform litigation aimed at improving the administration of criminal justice.

Bryan Stevenson's Published Works

Number of citations in a given year to any of this author's works
Total number of citations to an author for the works they published in a given year. This highlights publication of the most important work(s) by the author
200020100102030405060708090

Published Papers

This paper list is powered by the following services:

Metadata from Crossref logo

Other Resources About Bryan Stevenson

What Schools Are Affiliated With Bryan Stevenson?

Bryan Stevenson is affiliated with the following schools:

What Are Bryan Stevenson's Academic Contributions?

Bryan Stevenson is most known for their academic work in the field of law. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of and literature.

Bryan Stevenson has made the following academic contributions:

Bryan Stevenson's Academic­Influence.com Rankings