Kristina is a Lithuanian immigrant who obtained her first Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Law in Lithuania. For many years, she was working as a Law Clerk at the District Court. When Kristina moved to the United States, she obtained a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree at Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles, California.
While a student at Southwestern Law School, Kristina externed for the Honorable Harvey A. Silberman, a Family Law Judge at the Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles. That is how she got extremely involved in the family law and wished to pursue her legal career in this area. Kristina feels it is very rewarding to help people throughout the family law issues, which usually are the most stressful experiences in life. Prior to working at The Law Offices of Nigel Burns, Kristina was a family law paralegal at The Law Offices of Bruce A. Mandel.
Kristina speaks three languages: Lithuanian, Russian, and English. She enjoys spending her free time with her husband of twelve years and two sons. They love traveling, camping, skiing, visiting museums. Kristina is a certified recreational diver and has recently started a new hobby of dirt bike riding.