Janet Crepps is Senior Counsel in the U.S. Legal Program. Her litigation has included fighting bans on "partial-birth" abortion, parental consent requirements, and TRAP regulations. In addition, she has done extensive policy work in the area of reproductive rights through the Center's state and federal programs. Prior to joining the Center in 1992, Ms.Crepps was a consultant for the Reproductive Freedom Project of the American Civil Liberties Union and a lobbyist for the American Civil Liberties Union of Idaho. She has also served as an Assistant Public Defender in Anchorage, Alaska, and has worked in private practice. Following her graduation from the University of Washington Law School, she clerked for the Honorable James Singleton of the Alaska Court of Appeals.