Tatyana is a temporary staff attorney in the Elder Law Practice of the Public Benefits Unit. She advises and represents low-income seniors residing in Brooklyn on matters, including advanced directives, powers of attorney, living wills, Medicaid/Medicare, and homecare. Prior to joining NYLAG, Tatyana was a CUNY LaunchPad for Justice fellow providing legal advice and representation to pro se debtors in consumer credit cases in the Kings County Civil Court. Tatyana received her law degree from CUNY School of Law and her Bachelor’s Degree from Brooklyn College.  She is a member of Personal Income Tax Committee and the Legal Problems of the Aging Committee at the New York City Bar Association.