LaToya Whiteside is a a staff attorney at Prisoners Legal Services of Massachusetts. She is a graduate of Spelman College and Rutgers School of Law - Newark. After law school, she served as a federal law clerk in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and later went on to work in employment and labor law, immigration, and family law. Prior to attending law school, she worked in the mental health field as a substance use counselor in Asheville, North Carolina, her hometown. In her spare time, she enjoys being a mother, traveling, and all things related to good food.