James joins NYLAG with an ambition to eventually attend Law School and become an attorney. With over 12 years of social service experience, James joins the LegalHealth team with extensive experience in homelessness and healthcare. Having worked for the NYC shelter system, NYC Department of Homeless Services, and Montefiore Hospital, James is well versed in dealing with an underprivileged population and assisting with matters related to housing, Medicaid, social security, health benefits, and community resources, among others. James is a proud member of the United Nations Association and the Hispanic Coalition. James received a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Mercy College and is in pursuit of a Master’s degree in Public Administration from Baruch College.