Graham received his J.D. from New York University School of Law, where he was Executive Editor of the Journal of International Law and Politics and a member of several moot court teams. Prior to joining The Bronx Defenders, Graham spent two years with the Housing Project at the New York Legal Assistance Group, where he represented indigent tenants in eviction proceedings in New York City. During law school, Graham interned with the New York Legal Assistance Group and the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law in Washington, D.C. Graham is fluent in Spanish and Russian, and graduated magna cum laude from Amherst College in 2004 with a B.A. in Russian Studies.