Rona Gershon is a Staff Attorney with HIAS PA, where she represents both survivors of Interpersonal Violence and Immigrant Youth before the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Immigration Court.
Rona joined the Legal Department in November 2014 as a Cardozo Law Institute for Human Rights Fellow, working with unaccompanied minors. Rona obtained her J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 2014. During law school, Rona was a legal intern at Her Justice, The Legal Aid Society, and Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation, focusing on immigration cases. Rona also worked as a Clinical Student Intern at the Kathryn O. Greenberg Immigration Justice Clinic and Cardozo's Divorce Mediation Clinic.