Yashana McAuley-Parrish is Of Counsel to MKCI’s New York City Office and is a member of the New York City Asbestos Team. Yashana is a seasoned attorney with extensive experience defending complex and high-exposure claims in New York state and federal courts.
Yashana gives each claim and corresponding defense a thorough analysis to identify opportunities for early resolution and cost efficiency. She exhibits professionalism in the courtroom and in dealings with her adversaries, paying close attention to detail and developing strategies to guide the course of litigation.
Prior to joining MKCI, Yashana worked at mid-size and large defense firms in New York City, representing insureds in the construction, property, premises liability and products liability industries.
On a personal level, Yashana enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, family, and friends. She enjoys traveling and spending time in the Caribbean island of Grenada with her parents.
Yashana obtained her Juris Doctorate from Pace University School of Law and earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology from Lehigh University.