Irina Z. Ansell



Irina Z. Ansell joined our Firm in 2020 as an Associate in our Ft. Lauderdale office.  In additional to her substantial experience in wrongful death / catastrophic injury litigation and medical malpractice, Irina has also worked in the corporate legal arena, advising closely-held businesses and multi-national conglomerates on regulatory compliance and facilitating key business transactions.  As a practicing attorney in the Russian Federation for a number of years, Irina established and operated a diverse general practice representing clients in all aspects of civil cases, including in pre-litigation claim development, during litigation, and at trial.  Throughout her career in both the United States and abroad, Irina has advocated the utilization of comprehensive risk-planning to ensure that clients can ably respond to both unexpected and inevitable risks.

Irina is an accomplished pianist as well as a health and fitness advocate, having founded and managed a health product line for distribution throughout the United States.



Tambov State Technical University, School of Law, Russian Federation
Juris Doctor, summa cum laude, 2006

Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, California
Juris Doctor, cum laude, 2018

Admitted to Practice

Federal Courts:

  • Southern District Court of Florida
  • Northern District Court of Florida
  • Middle District Court of Florida
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of California

State Courts:

  • State of California
  • State of Florida

Notable Experience

Additional Experience

Lanuages: Russian

Areas of Practice

  • Business and Corporate Law
  • Civil Defense Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Condominium / Homeowners' Association Law
  • Construction Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • Healthcare Law
  • Landlord / Tenant Disputes
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Probate
  • Property & Casualty Insurance Litigation
  • Real Estate