Michele Yankson is an associate in Pierce Bainbridge Beck Price & Hecht LLP’s New York office. Before joining Pierce Bainbridge, Michele was an associate at Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady LLP where she represented clients in civil rights and commercial litigation. Michele previously worked as a staff attorney at The Bronx Defenders, where she defended clients in a variety of civil matters.
Michele received her Juris Doctorate from New York University School of Law where she served as Senior Notes Editor of the Law Review and a Root-Tilden-Kern scholar.
J.D., New York University School of Law
B.A., University of Michigan
United States District Court, Eastern District of New York
United States District Court, Southern District of New York
State Bar of New York