Elena E. Tsiprin

Elena E. Tsiprin

Bellevue, Washington

Born in the former Soviet Union, my family immigrated to the United States when I was 6 years old. I am passionate about helping people, and my law firm assists many individuals from other countries in navigating through our legal system in the fields of personal injury and immigration law. Among other admissions, I am a member of the Supreme Court of the United States, the Supreme Courts of Washington and Oregon, including the Ninth, Fifth, and Eleventh Circuit Courts of Appeals.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Immigration
  • Civil Rights
  • Labor and Employment
  • Wills and Probate
  • Workers Compensation

Bar Admissions

  • Washington, 2000
  • Washington State Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court District of Oregon
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit


  • Southwestern Law School, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D. - 1999
  • Occidental College, Los Angeles, California
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1995
    • Honors: Politics Honor's Thesis
    • Honors: Semester and United Nations - 1995

Honors and Awards

  • "Best Brief in the Nation" Award - 49th Annual National Moot Court Competition, 1999 - Present
  • American College of Trial Lawyers Medal for Excellence in Advocacy, 1998 - 1999

Pro Bono Activities

  • Refugee Women's Alliance
  • Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles
  • International Institute for Peace - Vienna, Austria


  • English
  • Russian