Diana Gersten is both an attorney and a former school psychologist. Prior to attending law school Diana worked in a clinical capacity with special needs children.  She was an expert evaluator and counselor.

Diana attended Brooklyn Law School where her studies focused on public interest law.  Upon graduating from law school Diana went to work for the Appellate Division, Second Department as an attorney for the Mental Hygiene Legal Service. There she advocated for the civil rights of patients in mental health facilities.

Diana joined Skyer Law in 2004 wanting to continue her work with children and education and has done so ever since.

In addition to serving on our litigation team, Diana does intake consultations, and assists in administrative responsibilities. She is skilled at reviewing clinical reports and recommending programs and placements.

Diana lives in Manhattan with her son and daughter.