Prior to joining Brooklyn A, Michelle was an Associate Counsel for Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, Inc., as part of the Associate Council Team. Michelle also worked as a Paralegal and Law Clerk for The New York State Society of CPAs, J Alvarez & Associates, P.C., and Yankwitt, LLP. Michelle is an alumnus from the University at Buffalo School of Law and holds a Bachelor of Arts from CUNY City College in International Studies. She is also pursuing a Master’s in Negotiation and Conflict Resolution from Columbia University. She brings to her work her passion for helping her community. Her favorite place in NYC is the Bow Bridge in Central Park.