Lynn received her J.D. from Columbia University School of Law and she received her B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania's College of Arts and Sciences. Immediately prior to joining NYU Langone Health in 2002, she was an Assistant General Counsel in the Legal Department of Mount Sinai NYU Health. Previously, she was an associate in the health care department at the law firm of Garfunkel, Wild & Travis, P.C.