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Katia Teirstein

Attorney at Law, Partner

Originally from Seattle, Katia graduated from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 2010 and has made New York City her home ever since. Katia is a member of the New York State Bar since 2011, as well as an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (“AILA”), the New York State Bar Association, and the French-American Chamber of Commerce. She is also a member of the highly selective New York Metro “Super Lawyers” and was named Rising Star within the practice area of Immigration.

Katia attended high school in North-Eastern France, where she learned to speak French. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, snowboarding, and cheering on her beloved New York Yankees. An avid runner, most mornings you’ll find her running with her two dogs in Central Park or on the trails of Westchester County. She has run the New York City, Chicago, and Boston marathons. She lives in New York with her husband and their two children.

Katia has many tattoos, including an arm sleeve with works by Daniela Pusateri and Yomico Moreno.

Katia Teirstein
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