Michelle Spadafore is supervising attorney of NYLAG’s Disability Advocacy Project (DAP). DAP provides advice, advocacy and/or full representation in Social Security appeals, terminations and over-payments. Michelle was previously a staff attorney at the AIDS Center of Queens County, a community-based nonprofit organization that provides services to people living with HIV/AIDS. Her background includes advising clients on Social Security, access to public benefits and health care, fair hearings, employee benefits, consumer credit issues, and other civil matters. Michelle graduated Phi Beta Kappa from University of California, Berkeley and magna cum laude from New York Law School.