Aisha Dennis is a staff attorney for the Fourth Amendment Center at the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Prior to joining NACDL, Aisha worked for nearly five years in the trial units of the Dallas and Houston (Texas) Federal Public Defender offices. Aisha has published an article in NACDL’s Champion Magazine on the topic of border searches of digital devices, and she has presented on the subject as well. As a federal trial attorney, she successfully litigated motions to suppress evidence derived from searches of cell phones and computers.
Aisha previously clerked for the Honorable J. Michelle Childs of the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina and the Honorable James E. Graves, Jr. of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. She holds a B.A. in Government from Harvard College and a J.D. from New York University School of Law.
Pre-Trial Suppression & Fourth Amendment Issues
This Trial Guide is a topical and practical handbook examining the nuts and bolts of the most current Fourth Amendment & Pre-Trial Suppression issues encountered in modern criminal cases.
Defense Counsel Playbook for Eyewitness ID Cases
This Trial Guide was written to help counsel use existing case law to its strongest advantage, and to create a framework for appellate challenges urging courts to adopt leading cases.
Ultimate Cross 2.0
This special CLE compilation program includes the highest-rated presentations on Cross-Examination techniques from NACDL's most recent seminars (2017-2019).
Forensic Sciences in Criminal Cases: A Multidiscipline Primer
In order to challenge forensic evidence, experts, reports and findings commonly encountered in the courtroom, an attorney must first have a basic understanding of the forensic issues that they will be confronting.