Faiza staffs the immigration legal clinic at Lincoln Hospital. Prior to joining NYLAG, Faiza worked as a Refugee Officer for USCIS and provided immigration services to survivors of gender-based violence as an Immigrant Justice Corps Fellow at Sanctuary for Families and a Kirkland & Ellis New York City Public Service Fellow at Her Justice. She clerked for the Hon. Kimba M. Wood of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. Faiza received her B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles and her J.D. from Columbia University School of Law.