Luisa holds a J.D. from U.C. Berkeley, School of Law. Before joining The Bronx Defenders, Luisa was an Associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and clerked for the Honorable Amos L. Mazzant, III, in the Eastern District of Texas. During law school, Luisa interned for Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid and the United States Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Housing and Civil Enforcement Section. Luisa holds a B.A. in Sociology, International Studies, and Spanish from Trinity University.