Washington Office



Practice Areas:

Construction Defect
General Liability
Construction Law
Catastrophic & Personal Injury


J.D., University of Washington School of Law (2019)
LL.M., University of Washington School of Law (2016)

Admitted to Practice:

State of Washington (2019)
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington (2022)
U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington (2021)

Natalia Smirnova


Natalia’s experience spans multiple legal roles and even legal systems. Prior to joining Gillaspy & Rhode, Natalia served as a law clerk and practiced dependency and child welfare law. While in law school, Natalia was a member of the University of Washington School of Law’s Children and Youth Advocacy Clinic, served as a judicial extern, and gained experience in bankruptcy and consumer protection as a legal intern. She also volunteered with the Immigrant Families Advocacy Project, founded Slavic and Eurasian Law Student Association, and served as its first president. In her present capacity, Natalia assists clients with a range of issues from Construction Litigation to Personal Injury. She also volunteers with the King County Bar Association’s Neighborhood Legal Clinic.