Senior Staff Attorney, Family Defense Practice
Kylee Sunderlin joined Brooklyn Defender Services as a Staff Attorney in 2015. Kylee was previously a 2013 Soros Justice Fellow at National Advocates for Pregnant Women, where her work focused on challenging punitive responses to drug use and addiction through public education and appellate litigation.
Kylee is a graduate of Michigan Law School, where she participated in the Pediatric Advocacy Clinic, worked for the University of Michigan’s Program in Sexual Rights and Reproductive Justice, and received the Jane L. Mixer Memorial Award for her demonstrated commitment to advancing social justice. She spent her summer internships with the ACLU of Michigan and National Advocates for Pregnant Women.
Prior to law school, Kylee spent three years as an events manager for Lambda Legal. She also earned her B.A. from the University of Michigan. Kylee is a proud Michigander and double wolverine, but is overjoyed to have the honor of advocating for families in Brooklyn Family Court.