Yvonne V. Atkinson
Paralegal/Office Manager of Hofstra Law Clinic
B.S., Empire State College
M.S., Hofstra University
Yvonne Atkinson has worked as the Paralegal/Office Manager for the Clinic at Hofstra Law School since 1990. In this capacity, she has had the opportunity to work for a wide variety of clinical programs, serving a range of constituencies including criminal defense, housing rights and child advocacy. In addition to handling all administrative aspects of the programs, including overseeing the budget and staff, she also trains the law students in office operations and file management, and coordinates the work of faculty and students. In 1989, Ms. Atkinson received a Paralegal Certification from Long Island University.