Megan O’Byrne


Megan graduated magna cum laude from American University’s Washington College of Law in 2009. Prior to joining The Bronx Defenders, she represented tenant associations and tenants in the Bronx with the Legal Aid Society’s Tenants’ Rights Coalition. Megan also worked as a Supervising Attorney for New York Legal Assistance Group’s (NYLAG) housing unit and prior to that was an attorney in NYLAG’s LegalHealth unit, the country’s largest Medical-Legal Partnership, where she primarily represented veterans. Megan graduated cum laude from CUNY’s Hunter College in 2005 with a BA in Art History and English Literature.