Languages: Russian Translation, Russian to English, English to Russian
MONTEREY INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL STUDIES, Monterey, CA.
Master of Arts, Translation and Interpretation, with distinction. Honour Roll & Dean’s List.
BENJAMIN N. CARDOZO SCHOOL OF LAW, New York, NY.
Doctor of Jurisprudence. H. Bert & Ruth Mack Merit Scholarship. Intensive Trial Advocacy Program directed
by Barry Scheck. Moot Court, Trial Team and International Law Journal.
THE RAND GRADUATE SCHOOL, Santa Monica, CA.
Doctoral Fellow, Policy Analysis. Full academic and living expenses fellowship.
STANFORD UNIVERSITY, Stanford, CA.
Bachelor of Arts, International Relations. Full academic scholarship and living expenses award.
Conference and Seminar Interpreter
OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Policy Analyst and Consultant
RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA
Performed quantitative & qualitative policy analysis on a variety of projects, including information revolution and
its civil and uncivil society implications, such as the growth of NGO’s and terrorist networks, ethnic conflict resolution,
environment and healthcare policies. Researched & wrote briefs, containing geopolitical, demographic, statistical and
Consultant, San Francisco, CA.
Political Risk Analyst, Negotiator, Consultant, Interpreter and Translator
Researched and analyzed foreign economic policies in order to assess investment risks. Performed feasibility and
cost analysis studies. Monitored and analyzed data relevant to democratization, privatization and adoption of market
policies in transitional economies. Advised clients on antitrust issues, international trade & government relations.
Designed and implemented technical assistance programs, mergers, acquisitions & joint ventures. Clients included
US Department of State, Chevron Oil, Land O’ Lakes, John Deere, CP Oil, Transcisco Industries.
Litigation and arbitrations of NASD/SEC matters.
Discovery and motion practice in Supreme & Surrogate courts in Manhattan and Brooklyn on Trusts & Estates matters.
Estate planning, dispute resolution, real estate closings,
Corporate document drafting and review. Contract and other transactional negotiations. Companies‘ formation and structure.
Large multinational complex patent infringement litigation.
Licensing agreements review.
Preparation memoranda of law e.g. on reasonable royalty determination.
Discovery and motion practice pertaining to class action suit against French banks in Federal Court on behalf of the Holocaust victims.
Researched and analyzed banking law, property law, and procedural issues, such as forum non conveniens, laches, accounting, & statute of limitations, evidence and paternity issues.
Heavy client contact and interaction.
Developed legal and public policy arguments in a major civil litigation.
Researched and analyzed various aspects of constitutionality of Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993.
Bar Admission: The State of New York. NY Federal Court (Southern and Eastern Districts).
Languages : Russian, French, Spanish.
We have Russian translators and interpreters in Los Angeles, CA; Orange County, CA; New York, NY; Chicago, IL; San Francisco, CA; Miami, FL; Atlanta, GA; Washington D.C.; Dallas, TX, Houston, TX; Las Vegas, NV; Newark, NJ; New Haven, CT; San Diego, CA; Santa Fe, NM; Merrifield, VA; Seattle, WA; Vancouver, BC, Canada; Moscow, Russia; Minsk, Belarus; Kharkov, Ukraine; Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine; Astana, Kazakhstan; Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan; Riga, Latvia; Berlin, Germany; London, United Kingdom; Madrid, Spain; Lisbon, Portugal; Paris, France; Rome, Italy; Brussels, Belgium; Athens, Greece; Brasília, Brazil; Oslo, Norway and in many more cities all over the world.