Leila is a Staff Attorney in the Family Defense Practice of The Bronx Defenders, where she has worked since 2015. Prior to joining The Bronx Defenders, she worked for two years as a Staff Attorney at the Office of the Appellate Defender, litigating criminal direct appeals. She received her J.D. from the UC Berkeley School of Law and her B.A. from Wesleyan University.
Adjunct Professor of Law
Mainer Family Defense Field Clinic
Staff Attorney in the Family Defense Practice of The Bronx Defenders