KRISTINA C. IVTINDZIOSKI, ESQ.

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Ms. Ivtindzioski graduated magna cum laude from Montclair State University with a major in Business Administration and a double concentration in International Business and Marketing.  Thereafter, Ms. Ivtindzioski pursued a legal education at Pace University School of law, where she graduated cum laude and earned her Juris Doctor degree and her Certificate of Concentration in International Law.

During law school, Ms. Ivtindzioski served as a student attorney at the John Jay Legal Services Immigration Clinic, where she represented indigent clients with various immigration issues, including employment authorizations, asylum claims, cancellation of removal, and adjustment of status, among other areas.

Ms. Ivtindzioski was a highly accomplished student, receiving several awards including the Excellence in Clinical Education Award, Co-op, Internship & Experiential Award, New York State Bar Association’s Law and Student Legal Ethics Award.  Moreover, Ms. Ivtindzioski participated in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot held in Vienna, Austria, where her team qualified for the semi-final rounds due to her own elevated score.

Furthermore, due to her impressive application, Ms. Ivtindzioski was selected from thousands of worldwide applicants to serve as an extern for the Office of the Prosecutor at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, located in The Hague, The Netherlands.  There, she assisted her fellow team in the prosecution of war criminals, including infamous international leaders.  Since Ms. Ivtindzioski is fluent in English and Macedonian and can fluently read and write Cyrillic, she was able to utilize these multilingual abilities in her role at the Tribunal in addition to providing legal expertise.

Ms. Ivtindzioski also had the privilege of serving as a judicial intern to the Honorable Donald H. Steckroth, United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey.  Ms. Ivtindzioski drafted a legal opinion which was later selected for online dissemination.

Thereafter, Ms. Ivtindzioski joined a prestigious law firm which specialized in complex trial litigation and personal injury.  She was later recruited by a large insurance defense firm, where she managed litigation defense cases involving general liability, automobile negligence, product and premises liability, and insurance coverage disputes.  Ms. Ivtindzioski engaged in extensive motion practice and was largely successful in winning motions for summary judgment and other dispositive motions.

During her legal career as an associate, Ms. Ivtindzioski was able to fine-tune her legal and analytical skills, cultivate her creative mind, and foster her innovative thinking.  Ms. Ivtindzioski developed a flourishing practice at those firms by recruiting several meritorious plaintiff cases.  Meanwhile, Ms. Ivtindzioski simultaneously invested in her immigration law-based career, continuing to handle adjustment of status, cancellation of removal, and other complicated immigration matters.

Currently, Ms. Ivtindzioski continues to follow her passion by focusing her own practice on personal injury and immigration law, where she eagerly fights for the rights of accident victims and diligently assists clients in resolving their immigration concerns.

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • The State of New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • The State of New York
  • The State of Connecticut

EDUCATION

  • Montclair State University, magna cum laude; Bachelor of Science in International Business and Marketing
  • Pace University School of Law, cum laude; Juris Doctor; Certificate in International Law

LANGUAGES

  • English
  • Macedonian