I have been practicing law since 2001, and Ihave obtained favorable results for hundreds of clients on a wide variety of legal matters. I concentrate my practice on family law, criminal defense, immigration, personal injury, and guardianship/probate.
As a family law attorney, I have worked on virtually every aspect of family law. I have a wealth of experience with custody and parenting time issues; child support and spousal maintenance matters; and property division. Ihave the expertise to help clients at every stage of their divorce proceeding, whether at the time divorce is initiated or even after it has been finalized.
I have successfully represented clients on a wide range of criminal matters, from attempted murder to DWI, from shoplifting to assault, and from disorderly conduct to hit-and-run. Prior to graduation from Law School, I worked for the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office, Adult Criminal Prosecution Division.
As an immigration attorney, I have helped many individuals to obtain legal status in the United States and ultimately attain citizenship. Ispecialize in family immigration, and have helped many families re-unite.
I am dedicated to serving individuals with special needs. As a member of the Hennepin County Guardianship Panel, I represent impaired individuals in guardianship proceedings, making sure that their rights are protected and that they are treated with respect and dignity by the Court system. A frequent practitioner at the Probate Court, I also have the expertise to help clients with Wills, and Estate administration.
I am active in the Hennepin County Bar Association, and I am member of the Legislative Committee of the Family Law Section.
I offer top-notch legal representation at affordable prices.
Languages Spoken: Russian, Ukrainian
Licensed since 2001
Hourly ($175-250/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes), Pro Bono (5%)
|MN||Authorized to practice||2001||06/04/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Rising Star||Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine||2004|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Hennepin County Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|University of Minnesota Law School||N/A||J. D. Cum Laude||2001|