Yasmina is an attorney in the firm’s construction and real estate groups. Her practices focuses on helping clients with property dispute resolution, acquisition, and leases. Additionally, Yasmina works with clients on construction matters, including contracts, defects, liens, litigation and arbitration.
A graduate of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Yasmina served, throughout law school, as a teaching assistant in the Academic Achievement Program for Professor Celia Taylor’s first-year Contracts course. Yasmina joined the firm in the summer of 2017 as a law clerk. Previously, she interned as a law clerk to Hon. Kristen L. Mix of the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado.
Prior to attending law school, Yasmina graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a double major in International Affairs and Russian Studies. While at university, she served as a congressional intern to Representative Jared Polis. Yasmina graduated with distinction and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Dobro Slovo National Slavic Honor Society.
Originally from Ukraine and fluent in Russian, Yasmina has called Colorado home for the last 20 years. In her free time she enjoys playing tennis, cooking, and traveling.
EDUCATION & ADMISSIONS
UNIVERSITY OF DENVER
BACHELOR OF ARTS
UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO
Colorado Bar Association
Colorado Women’s Bar Association
Phi Beta Kappa
Dobro Slovo Nation Slavic Honor Society
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