Liana holds a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School, where she was an Edward V. Sparer Public Interest Fellow and an Executive Articles Editor on the Brooklyn Law Review. While in law school, she founded two pro bono projects: the Criminal and Police Records Accuracy Project (CP-RAP) and the Brooklyn Community Bail Fund Project. Liana interned with the Brooklyn Community Bail Fund, the Exoneration Initiative, the Legal Aid Society, and The Bronx Defenders. She was also a judicial extern for the Honorable Ronald L. Ellis, S.D.N.Y., and the Honorable Robert M. Levy, E.D.N.Y. Liana graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in Philosophy.