Aida F. Leisenring
A graduate of Brown University, Ms. Leisenring spent three years as an editor at Elle Magazine, representing the magazine at industry events worldwide and writing monthly features. Ms. Leisenring then graduated with honors from the Benjamin Cardozo School of Law in in 2006, where she was recognized for excellence in service to the law school for her clinical work in criminal defense. She began her legal career representing indigent defendants as a staff attorney with the New York City Legal Aid Society in Brooklyn, NY. There she represented thousands of clients charged with crimes in both the Criminal Courts of New York City and the New York State Supreme Court. Ms. Leisenring is fluent in Spanish and is also a published author, most notably in a renowned international art and photography publication, for her works on Robert Osborn, an American satirical cartoonist for the New Yorker, and noted photographer Louise Dahl-Wolfe. Ms. Leisenring has also been selected as a 2014 New York Metro Rising Star by Super Lawyers.