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New York attorney with respect to professionalism and dedication to clientele. 

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Languages spoken: English, Russian

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Divorce: 30%
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
  3. Appeals: 25%
  4. Litigation: 15%

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Ross Brenton Russell

    Yelena is a skilled and dedicated lawyer who fights hard to get her clients the best results. She is an asset to the profession. I endorse this lawyer.

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  • Angelica Kontoroff

    Yelena is a skilled attorney who is passionate about helping her clients achieve their goals and find solace in the most trying of times. She is strong in court, understands the law, and has a great heart.

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Contact info

Law Office of Yelena Sharova

745 Fifth Avenue
Suite 500
New York, NY, 10151

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 201003/07/2016
NJActive200906/25/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
MentionLaw 3602013
ListedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalLaw Office of Yelena Sharova, P.C.2011 - Present
LawyerLaw Offices of Yulia Vangorodska PC2009 - 2015
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Supreme Court of the United StatesAdmitted to Practice2016 - Present
New York City Bar AssociationMember2015 - Present
Queens Bar AssociationMember2015 - Present
Brooklyn Bar AssociationMember2015 - Present
United States District Court for the Northern District of New YorkAdmitted to Practice2012 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of New YorkAdmitted to Practice2010 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New YorkAdmitted to Practice2010 - Present
New York State Bar Association, Criminal Justice SectionMember2010 - Present
Federal Bar Association (New Jersey chapter)Member2010 - Present
New Jersey Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
United States District Court for the District of New JerseyAdmitted to Practice2009 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
USA v. TurakaevaN/A
USA v. GurevichN/A
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Daily NewsBrooklyn bookkeeper charged with stealing more than $750,000 from property management company2015
New York PostDealer, family battle over $6M of pop artist’s work2015
Daily NewsNew Jersey teen busted for rape of Bronx student, 19, in college dorm: cops2015
United States Department of Justice Press ReleaseInternational Hacker Sentenced2014
Lawyer.comQuestions answering2014
Queens District Attorney Press Release111 INDIVIDUALS CHARGED IN MASSIVE INTERNATIONAL IDENTITY THEFT AND COUNTERFEIT CREDIT CARD OPERATION BASED IN QUEENS2011
NY Times4 People Arrested and 30 Guns Seized in Brooklyn Raid2010
New York Law JournalAdvertisingN/A
New York Law ForumSame-sex divorceN/A
American Academy of Matrimonial LawyersBlog postN/A
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
City University of New York, Baruch CollegeFinanceBBA - Bachelor of Business Administration2005
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Open speech via broadcastingDifference between felony and misdeamenor2016