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My philosophy is to treat each case as if it were my own.


Languages spoken: Russian, English

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Practice areas


  1. Foreclosure: 34%
    1 year
  2. Immigration: 33%
    9 years
  3. Bankruptcy: 33%
    1 year



Fixed (always), Retainer (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Ross Brenton Russell

    I endorse this lawyer. Irina is a highly respected attorney with impressive credentials.


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  • Yana Pechersky

    Irina is a diligent, smart attorney who gets results for her clients. I have recommended Irina to quite a few of my clients, and each one of them has been very impressed with Irina's professional service.


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Contact info

Garvey, Tirelli & Cushner Ltd

50 Main Street
Ste 390
White Plains, NY, 10606


NYCurrently registered 200803/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Dean's ScholarshipNew York Law School2004
Outstanding Business Economics StudentSUNY Oneonta2002
Full scholarship sponsored by the US Gov't for study in the USASiberian Aerospace University2001
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AssociateGarvey, Tirelli & Cushner Ltd.2014 - Present
OwnerThe Law Offices of Irina Lust, PLLC2012 - 2014
Managing PartnerCarley & Lust, Attorneys at Law PLLC2010 - 2012
AssociateBull & Lifshitz, LLP2008 - 2010
Summer AssociateAndrews Kurth LLP2005 - 2006
Summer AssociateWayne Greenwald, P.C.2005 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers Association (New York City Area chapter)Member2009 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
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Publication nameTitleDate
New Jersey VestnikBankruptcy: Chapter 72011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York Law SchoolN/AJD - Juris Doctor2007
State University of New York, College at OneontaBusiness EconomicsBS - Bachelor of Science2002
Siberian Aerospace University, Business SchoolBusiness ManagementBS - Bachelor of Science2001
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
TV show“Bankruptcy: everything you need to know”2012
TV show“Immigration: Primer on Complex Topics”2011
Guest speaker at Fort Lee Public LibraryFresh start: immigration & bankruptcy2011
Guest speaker at a Women's Club, Brooklyn, NYImmigration and bankruptcy issues2011