|Yacine A. Williams|
Yacine Williams is an Associate at Kiernan Trebach’s Long Island Office. While attending law school part-time, she worked full time as a paralegal for a litigation defense firm where she gained extensive experience in general liability and automobile liability. She also previously worked as a paralegal for a Criminal Defense Attorney.
During her law school career, Ms. Williams was a member of the Criminal Defense Clinic where she learned the methodologies of the criminal justice system and spent a year working directly with the incarcerated to prepare a clemency application to the former Governor of New York.
She is proficient in French, and knowledgeable in Spanish.
Ms. Williams received her Juris Doctorate from The City University of New York School of Law, her Master of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice from John Jay College of Criminal Justice, and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in French from Drew University.