|Irina Khasin, Legal Counsel and Secretary
As Assistant District Attorney of Fulton County, GA, Irina Khasin exercises daily her passion for justice and her desire to serve underrepresented populations. She brings that passion and her legal expertise to the Rebecca Davis Dance Company Board.
Earlier as an Associate for Litigation, Insurance Recovery, Irina represented clients in habeus corpus proceedings, including taking deposition testimony and conducting direct examination of witnesses at evidentiary hearings, preparing immigration applications for human trafficking victims and representing victims of stranger stalkings seeking protective orders.
She began her career as a Law Clerk for the Honorable C. Lynwood Smith, Jr. of the Northern District of Alabama where she independently managed more than 75 civil cases. Other positions she has held include Summer Associate for Kilpatrick Stockton LLP, and Legal Intern for the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Middle District of Tennessee; for Patrick Renn Esq. and Laura A. Rice, Esq.; and for the Louisville Metro Human Relations Commission.
Irina has been published in the Vanderbilt Transnational Law Journal. She graduated from Vanderbilt University Law School, where she was on the Dean’s List, with a Doctor of Jurisprudence in 2009. At Vanderbilt she was also the Top Litigator in the Mock Trial Intramural Competition. In 2006, she graduated from the University of Southern California where she was on the Dean’s List with a B.A. in Communications.
She has studied dance for years. Currently, she is a cheerleader for the Atlanta Falcons. Irina’s enthusiasm for dance as well as her multicultural roots/heritage led to her involvement in RDDC.