Darya Mikitsionak (Dasha) obtained a J.D. from Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration. In 2013 she joined her family in Houston, where she obtained an L.L.M degree in Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Law from the University of Houston Law Center. Dasha concentrated her master of law studies on Energy Law, with particular emphasis on drafting and negotiating International Oil and Gas Agreements and Offshore Leasing.
Prior to joining Filippov Law Group, PLLC, Dasha worked at Sutherland Asbill & Brennan as a legal assistant supporting two senior partners with international energy M&A and commercial agreements. Dasha is an active member of AIPN who has completed ICSID process training for attorneys at the World Bank in D.C.