Michael-John Voss

Photography and Art History, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Masters in Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
J.D., Saint Louis University School of Law

Michael-John Voss is a Co-Founder of ArchCity Defenders.  He is the co-author of the White Paper on St. Louis County’s municipal court system, a paper that brought context to underlying factors in the protests following the killing of Mike Brown in Ferguson. His work has been featured in the Washington Post, National Public Radio, Democracy Now, MSNBC, CBS, Business Week, the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. He was awarded Trial Lawyer of the Year, along with a team of attorneys, by Public Justice Institute in Washington D.C., and he has also been awarded the Spirit of Justice Award in 2012, the Atticus Finch Award in 2013, and the New Leaders in Advocacy Defender Award in 2014.

Fun/personal fact:

Father of twins who are as old as this organization!