Carla supervises the Manhattan team that represents low income tenants in eviction prevention proceedings. The team focuses on preserving affordable housing for those most in need. Prior to joining NYLAG, Carla worked at RiseBoro Community Partnership for several years in various programs, including the eviction defense program for tenants and the foreclosure prevention program for homeowners. Carla is fluent in Spanish. Carla received her J.D. from CUNY School of Law and her B.A. cum laude in Anthropology from the University of Texas at San Antonio.