Erika Porrino was born and raised in New York. She moved to Florida in 2014 to attend the University of Miami, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Political Science with minors in Economics and Philosophy. In 2018, she began studying law at Miami Law where she is currently entering her second year of school. She is an executive board member of Miami Law Women and is part of Miami Law’s Children & Youth Law Clinic. She is also a member of the Race and Social Injustice Law Review.
Erika began interning for Barakat Law during the Summer of 2019. In her free time, she enjoys walking her dog, spending time with her family, and traveling.