The Most Significant Matters Demonstrating Oksana's Commitment to Pro Bono:

  • Clemency Project - spearheaded the project within DLA, growing the team to over 100 lawyers and handling over 140 cases, which resulted in over 7,000 volunteer hours and a call from White House counsel, thanking the team for commitment. The project won the Justice Seymour Simon Award, given annually to one outstanding project.
  • Serving Those Who Served Us Project – successfully represented a World War II Veteran who was denied benefits for a decade because the Veteran’s Administration failed to locate documents to prove that he had served his country.
  • Advancing Education’s Project – successfully represented a struggling father who owed hundreds of thousands of dollars in erroneously calculated child support.