Miriam Hurwitz, Staff Attorney, Disability Advocacy Project, Public Benefits

Miriam is a staff attorney with NYLAG’s Disability Advocacy Project (DAP). Through the project, Miriam provides advice, advocacy, and full representation in Social Security appeals, terminations, and over-payments. Miriam previously represented vulnerable clients in federal criminal cases. She also served as an administrative law judge deciding unemployment benefits cases. Miriam graduated magna cum laude with honors from Brandeis University and from Northeastern University School of Law.