Irina R. Sadovnic practices in the areas of bankruptcy and complex commercial litigation. Prior to joining the firm, Sadovnic served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Darrin P. Gayles at the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. Additionally, she was a staff attorney at Podhurst Orseck, P.A., where she gained experience in complex commercial litigation, aviation, and class action litigation.
Sadovnic is an associate member of National Association of Federal Equity Receivers (NAFER), American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Miami-Dade County Bar Association, Venezuelan American Bar Association, and the Cuban American Bar Association. Additionally, she is on the advisory board for SIDEBAR, a legal professional organization serving the local South Florida community.
Sadovnic is a recipient of the 2017 CABA Pro Bono Público Award for her successful representation of unaccompanied immigrant minors in family and immigration court proceedings. She is also nominated for the 2020 Florida Bar Pro Bono Service Award.
Sadovnic is a member of the Florida Bar. She received her juris doctor from the George Washington University Law School in 2016. While in law school, Sadovnic was the George Washington Journal of Energy and Environmental Law Managing Editor, and vice president of the GW Student Animal Legal Defense Fund. Additionally, she was a recipient of Samantha and Hojo Animal Law Scholarship. She earned her bachelor of arts, magna cum laude, in political science from St. Thomas University, in 2012.
- Complex Commercial Litigation
- George Washington University Law School, Washington, District of Columbia
- J.D. - 2016
- St. Thomas University
- B.A. - 2014
- Honors: magna cum laude