Jonathan Rapping

Gideon’s Promise

Jonathan Rapping is the founder and president of Gideon’s Promise, formerly the Southern Public Defender Training Center. He is an associate professor of Law and the Director of the Honors Program in Criminal Justice at Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School. Rapping also lectures at Harvard Law School and was previously an adjunct professor of trial advocacy at Georgetown University. He continues to design and lead training programs for public defenders across the country.