Diane Lucas, Senior Legal Counsel & Supervisor of Communities, previously served as an assistant attorney general in the Civil Rights Bureau of the New York State Attorney General’s Office. Diane handled matters in a wide range of areas, including criminal justice reform, equal access to education, immigration, consumer racial profiling, voting rights, and housing and employment discrimination. Before joining the attorney general’s office, Diane was a public defender at the Legal Aid Society in New York City. Diane clerked for the Honorable Bernice Donald in the Western District of Tennessee. Diane received a BA from New York University and JD from Harvard Law School.