Yelena’s work focuses on antitrust and environmental litigation. Yelena earned her J.D. from The George Washington University Law School.
Prior to joining the firm, Yelena served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Salvador Mendoza Jr. in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington and as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Autumn D. Spaeth in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. Before clerking, Yelena was a fellow with a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting the environment and consumers.
The George Washington University Law School, J.D., with honors, 2017
The George Washington University Elliott School of International Affairs, M.A., 2017
University of Maryland, Baltimore County, B.A., magna cum laude, 2012
District of Columbia
- When Development Harms Those It Seeks to Help: The Internal Accountability Mechanism at the Inter-American Development Bank, Geo. Wash. Int’l L. Rev., Vol. 49 Online (2017), Author