PENNI ADRIAN is a 1987 graduate of the University of New Mexico School of Law. She has been a member of the Criminal Justice Act “A” panel since 1988. Penni is admitted to the State Federal Bars in New Mexico, to the Second and Tenth Circuit Courts of Appeal, and to the United States Supreme Court. In addition to her criminal defense work, she represented insurance clients for several years, and provides advice and legal services to a number of corporations. She has been an adjunct professor at the University of New Mexico School of Law and a faculty member for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy in the Southern, Southeastern and Southern California Regions. Penni is a photographer and has had her non-fiction work and photographs published. She has a granddaughter Adrienne and also trains and shows Cardigan Welsh Corgis.