Karina Karakulova joined the firm in Spring 2016. She previously worked as an investment consultant and brings this formative experience to bear by supporting the firm’s financial services, banking, and healthcare clients. Karina holds bachelor’s degrees in both Economics and Mathematics from St. Mary’s College in Maryland and did an exchange semester at Oxford University in England, where she focused on the humanities. With a background in economics, mathematics, and finance, Karina offers the firm’s clients a unique perspective and approach to advocate for their legislative and regulatory needs. She is a self-admitted number cruncher and an avid Wall Street Journal and Financial Times reader. She is also fluent in Russian.