Kerry Battenfeld



Prior to law school, Kerry worked as a case manager for immigrant survivors of human trafficking at the International Institute of Buffalo. As a law student, she interned with the Sex Workers Project where she worked with clients pursuing T visas. She also interned with the Southern Poverty Law Center’s Immigrant Justice Project, where she conducted legal research in support of litigation efforts and conducted outreach to vulnerable immigrant populations. Kerry is placed at the Volunteer Lawyers Project in Buffalo, NY where she works to expand services to individuals in immigration detention centers in Upstate NY.