Christine Culbreth – Legal Secretary

Christine Culbreth Legal Secretary (845) 391-3110 ext. 1501 Chris joined PLS in March 2020 as the Legal Secretary for the Newburgh Office. Before joining PLS, she worked at Legal Services of the Hudson Valley and Pisgah Legal Services in Asheville, NC. She comes to PLS with a passion for social justice and an extensiveContinue reading “Christine Culbreth – Legal Secretary”

Mari Flamm – PREP Social Worker

Mari Flamm, LMSW Re-entry Social Worker (716) 292-0282 Mari joined Prisoners’ Legal Services in November 2021. She is based out of the Newburgh office but spends most of her time meeting clients in the Bronx. Mari received her Master’s in Social Service (MSW equivalent) from Bryn Mawr College’s Graduate School of Social Work andContinue reading “Mari Flamm – PREP Social Worker”

Jill Marie Nolan – PREP Program Coordinator

Jill Marie Nolan, LCSW PREP Program Coordinator (845) 391-3110 ext 1504 Jill Marie Nolan, LCSW, joined PLS in November, 2021, as the PREP Program Coordinator. Jill is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who received her Bachelor’s degree in Social Work from Cedar Crest College in Allentown, PA and her Master’s degree in Social WorkContinue reading “Jill Marie Nolan – PREP Program Coordinator”

Catherine Ryan – Staff Attorney

Catherine (Kate) Ryan Staff Attorney (845) 391-3110 ext 1502   Catherine (Kate) Ryan, joined PLS in 2021 after receiving her JD from CUNY School of Law in 2020. During her time at CUNY, she interned with the ACLU Criminal Law Reform Project, worked with incarcerated clients through the Defenders clinic, and assisted with researchContinue reading “Catherine Ryan – Staff Attorney”

Yuriy Pereyaslavskiy – Managing Attorney/Technology & Social Media Coordinator

Yuriy Pereyaslavskiy Managing Attorney & Technology & Social Media Coordinator PLS Immigration Unit (845) 391-3110 ext. 2108       Managing Attorney of the Newburgh office.  Yuriy has been with the PLSNY since March 2018, litigating removal defense cases representing detained, non-detained and incarcerated individuals before the US Citizenship and Immigration Services, Immigration Courts,Continue reading “Yuriy Pereyaslavskiy – Managing Attorney/Technology & Social Media Coordinator”