ABOUT

OLEKSANDRA LESYA STASIV, ESQ.

Oleksandra Stasiv received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Economics, and was an accomplished tennis player, captain of the team, and won the Litte East Championship singles title for the Huskies.  She was later inducted into the USM Husky Hall of Fame.  After graduating cum laude Oleksandra worked at TD bank small l business lending, and an investment firm in Portland, Maine.  She went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Maine School of Law and was a recipient of the pro bono Publico award.  During law school, Oleksandra clerked at Lewiston District Court, provided legal assistance during her employment at Legal Services for the Elderly, and prosecuted criminal cases at Cumberland County District Attorney's Office.  After her employment at a private law firm in Portland, Oleksandra went on to open her own practice with a focus on family law and civil litigation.

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EDUCATION
University of Maine School of Law, J.D.

University of Southern Maine, B.S. in business and economics


BAR ADMISSIONS

U.S. District Court District of Maine

U.S. Court of Appeals First Circuit

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

Maine State Bar Association

Maine Family Law Section

USM Husky Hall of Fame 

PRO-BONO ACTIVITIES

Portland Courthouse Assistance Program (CHAP)

Volunteer Lawyer Project

Portland District Court Domestic Violence Advocacy Program

Guardianship and Wills for Heroes Projects

 

LANGUAGES

English, Ukrainian, Russian, Polish (conversational)

Outside of helping you, Oleksandra enjoys spending time with her daughters, playing tennis, traveling, gardening, and tackling her reading list.