A La Jolla Institution Since 1984

Svetlana (Lana) Volkova, Esq.

FIRM:

CaseyGerry

110 Laurel St. San Diego,
CA 92101-1486

Tel: +1 (619) 876-1118

Email:

VolkovaLaw@gmail.com
SVolkova@CGLaw.com
1SanDiegoRealty@gmail.com

Web: caseygerry.com/our-team/attorneys/svetlana-volkova

LAW SCHOOL:

Lana received her Juris Doctor from California Western School of Law (CWSL), in San Diego, CA.  She graduated with several awards and Dean’s list recognitions.  She was the first intern for academic credit from CWSL in Casey Gerry’s history as she self-initiated the internship and received an award for outstanding academic excellence for her work.  She received a scholarship and award for her scholarly writing paper in Establishment of International Law.  She was president of Family Law Society, and a pro bono recipient for her volunteer work in ‘Women Against Violence Act in Immigration Law’.  She was active in several legal organizations such as Phi Alpha Delta, Women’s Law Caucus, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Lawyers Club and Child, Family and Elder Law Society.

UNDERGRADUATE AND OTHER GRADUATE DEGREES:

Lana graduated Magna Cum Laude from University of Oregon.  She received her Bachelor of Arts in Spanish/French (Romance Languages) major and a Business Administration minor.  She was recipient of Golden Key International Honor Society Recipient and Diversity Excellence Scholarships.  Her education is diverse and includes International studies at: Santiago de Queretaro, Mexico; Moscow, Russia; La Rochelle, France and Montreal, Quebec/Canada

STATES WHERE LICENSED:

California

 

COURTS WHERE LICENSED:

US District Courts
both Southern and Central Divisions of California
US Tax Law Court

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

Active in the San Diego legal community, Lana currently serves on the Speakers Committee for La Jolla Bar Association.  Lana is a member of Lawyers Club where she works with the Human Trafficking Committee.  She is an active member of Latinas in the Law, where she assists with mentorship of law students. Lana has helped ‘Free to Thrive’, a non-profit that helps survivors of human trafficking find donors and pro-bono attorneys. She also does pro-bono work in immigration law helping women and children experiencing hardship. 

Member:
La Jolla Bar Association (Speakers Committee)
Lawyers Club (Human Trafficking Committee)
American Bar Association (Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section)
Latinas in the Law/La Raza member
San Diego Association of Realtors (SDAR) member

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

In addition to personal injury, Lana is an active broker.  She specializes in real estate sales, investment purchases, 1031 exchanges and property management.   Her real estate team at 1 San Diego Realty/1 La Jolla Realty (DRE 02082656) is located in La Jolla, CA.  Her team speaks Russian, Vietnamese and Spanish.  She specializes in helping professionals buy and sell real estate as well as property management for investment properties.  As an attorney she understands their rigorous legal concerns.  Her team is opened to new clients now and can be reached at 619-876-1118 and/or 619-669-5599 and/or email 1sandiegorealty@gmail.com

 

FIELDS OF PRACTICE:

Personal Injury Law (class action, premises liability, car accidents, and head/brain injury)
Real Estate Law
Tax Law
Immigration Law (K1 visas and WAVA)

 

LANGUAGES:

Russian, Spanish, Vietnamese, French