Ella is an Associate in the New York office of BAL, where she advises clients on all employment-based immigrant and nonimmigrant matters, including compliance, program management, and corporate reorganizations.

Ella has specialized experience representing clients in international transactional and compliance matters. Fluent in English and Russian, she focused on immigration advocacy during law school when she interned at Fordham Law School Immigrant Rights Clinic, The Legal Aid Society and The New York Legal Assistance Group, working on asylum cases. She remains dedicated to representing asylum and refugee clients in pro bono cases.

Ella is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, the American Bar Association, and the New York State Bar Association.

Education & Admissions

Fordham Law School, J.D.
St. John's University, B.A., summa cum laude, English and Comparative Literature
Admitted to:
State Bar of New York


American Immigration Lawyers Association
American Bar Association
New York State Bar Association