Martina Cucullu Lim

Tenants’ Rights Program Director

Martina graduated from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, during which time she interned at the Bronx Defenders, focusing on the effects of criminal convictions on immigration status. After law school, Martina worked in New York City defending clients in death-penalty-eligible cases as well as assisting clients in immigration-related matters. More recently, Martina worked at a general civil litigation defense firm in California. Prior to entering law school, she worked as a paralegal at Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett in New York City, during which time she assisted in a political asylum application and provided assistance to abused women, enabling them to obtain divorces from their spouses.