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Irina Winder, Paralegal

Irina Winder assists on medical malpractice and wrongful death lawsuits, many of which have resulted in multimillion-dollar verdicts. Irina’s energy, work ethic, and positive attitude enrich the firm’s team through all aspects of a case. Irina enjoys spending time with her husband and their son, who is actively involved in martial arts. She is passionate about traveling, reading, biking and Zumba.

Irina was born and raised in Tashkent, Uzbekistan and later moved to Riga, Latvia to pursue a law degree. She is fluent in Russian and English.


  • A.A.S., J. Sargeant Reynolds
  • Baltic-Russian Insitute (BRI)
  • Moscow University of Statistics and Economics (Correspondence School)