Edith Lerner is a paralegal in the Matrimonial and Family Law Unit, where she conducts intakes with clients seeking legal assistance in a variety of matters including but not limited to divorce, custody, child support, family offense, and immigration issues. In addition to conducting intake, Edith provides support for attorneys, assists in grant management and reporting, and drafts immigration applications for victims of domestic violence. Prior to joining NYLAG, Edith interned at Brooklyn Defender Services as an investigative intern. Edith graduated from Barnard College in May 2016, with a degree in Spanish and Latin American Cultures and a minor in psychology. She is bilingual in English and Spanish.