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Daria Pustilnik
Lawyer
Miami
201 South Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 1900
Miami, Florida 33131
+1 305 967 6109
Miami
201 South Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 1900
Miami, Florida 33131
+1 305 967 6109

Daria Pustilnik represents clients in complex commercial litigation, with a focus on intellectual property and shareholder disputes. She has experience in all phases of litigation including commencing suit, service abroad, discovery, motion practice, fact and expert witnesses, depositions, hearings, trial and post-judgment proceedings. Ms. Pustilnik, a native Russian speaker, also has extensive experience in both federal and state litigation within the U.S. and with cross-border and domestic arbitration.

Before joining Kobre & Kim, Ms. Pustilnik practiced at Shutts & Bowen LLP, where she represented clients in the healthcare, energy, real estate, cruise line and other industries in their domestic and cross-border complex litigation matters, such as commercial disputes involving employment, fraud, and various contractual matters. She is experienced in handling cases involving simultaneous proceedings in multiple jurisdictions, such as the U.S., UK, BVI and Russian Federation.

Prior to entering private practice, Ms. Pustilnik served as a law clerk for the Honorable Kenneth A. Marra, U.S. District Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida and Honorable James M. Hopkins, U.S. Magistrate Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Admissions

  • Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Supreme Court of the United States

Education

  • Florida International University, JD, magna cum laude
  • Florida Atlantic University, BA, magna cum laude

Languages

  • Russian
  • Ukrainian

Clerkships

  • Honorable Kenneth A. Marra, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida (2013-2014)
  • Honorable James M. Hopkins, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida (2011-2013)
  • Honorable James M. Hopkins, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida (2011-2013)

Accolades

  • Florida Trend’s Legal Elite, 2016, 2018

 

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Florida Bar Journal Editorial Board, Member
  • Craig S. Barnard Inn of Court, Board Member, Judicial Liaison

Credentials

Admissions

  • Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Supreme Court of the United States

Education

  • Florida International University, JD, magna cum laude
  • Florida Atlantic University, BA, magna cum laude

Languages

  • Russian
  • Ukrainian

Clerkships

  • Honorable Kenneth A. Marra, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida (2013-2014)
  • Honorable James M. Hopkins, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida (2011-2013)
  • Honorable James M. Hopkins, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida (2011-2013)

Accolades

  • Florida Trend’s Legal Elite, 2016, 2018

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Florida Bar Journal Editorial Board, Member
  • Craig S. Barnard Inn of Court, Board Member, Judicial Liaison