Paul  Enzinna

Paul Enzinna

Title: Professorial Lecturer in Law

B.A., Fordham University; M.A., University of Virginia; J.D., University of Virginia

Biographical Sketch
Paul Enzinna is a partner in the D.C. office of Brown Rudnick, LLP. For more than 20 years, he has defended individuals and corporations in white collar criminal investigations and trials, conducted internal corporate investigations, and represented some of the world’s largest corporations in complex civil litigation and arbitration. He has represented several death penalty defendants, and as a founding board member of the Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project, he obtained DNA testing that cleared a Virginia man of a 1982 rape, leading to the first full pardon granted under Virginia's post-conviction DNA testing statute. For that work, he was awarded the 2002 R. Kenneth Mundy Lawyer of the Year Memorial Award by the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, District of Columbia Chapter.After graduating from law school, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable J. Harvie Wilkinson III of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. He has previously served as an instructor for the National Institute for Trial Advocacy, and an adjunct professor at American University’s Washington College of Law.