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Languages spoken: English, Ukrainian, Russian

Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 20%
    4 years
  2. Chapter 7: 13%
    5 years
  3. Chapter 13: 12%
    5 years
  4. Business: 10%
    5 years
  5. Other: 45%
  6. More 



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Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info


3015 Hopyard Road, Suite O
Pleasanton, CA, 94588


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AvvoClient Choice Award2014
LexisNexis Advanced Total Practice Solutions CertificationLexisNexis2009
Westlaw Advanced Research CertificationWestlaw2009
President's Law ScholarshipChapman University School of Law2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Owner/AttorneyTHE KURTA LAW FIRM2011 - Present
ExternLatham & Watkins, LLP2010 - 2010
Certified Law StudentFamily Justice Center2009 - 2009
Legal InternGlaser & Jenkins, LLP2006 - 2006
ClerkLuce Forward Hamilton & Scripps2005 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Alameda County Law LibraryAttorney Volunteer - Pro Bono2015 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationAttorney Member2014 - Present
GRUMember2014 - 2014
Lafayette Chamber of Commerce Young ProfessionalsMember2014 - Present
Silicon Valley Young ProfessionalsMember2014 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysAttorney Member2011 - 2013
Chapman Law School Domestic Violence ClinicMember2009 - 2010
Public Interest Law FoundationMember2008 - 2010
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Californiadischarged
Superior Court of Alameda CountyN/A
Petition for U.S. Citizenshipcitizenship GRANTED
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Publication nameTitleDate
Legal Newsletter of the Kurta Law FirmYour Divorce: How to resolve it amicably2014
Legal Newsletter of the Kurta Law FirmThe Nuts and Bolts of Consumer Bankruptcies2014
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Chapman University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
Wayne State UniversityFinanceUndergraduate2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
LeTip - Meeting of local business professionalsCommon Hurdles In A Dissolution2013
Driving Under the Influence Investigation and Standardized Sobriety TestingDUI Investigation Training for Tracy Police Department officers2011
Chapman University SOL Moot Court CompetitionAssistant judge2010