LL.M. Career Counselor

Tetyana Gaponenko, Associate Director of Student Services and LL.M.s; email Tetyana

Appointments: To schedule an appointment with Tetyana, please call the reception desk at 415.565.4619 or visit the Career Office in person.

Drop-in Counseling: Tetyana is available for drop-in LL.M. counseling on Thursdays from 3:15pm to 4:30pm.

Bio: Tetyana counsels LL.M. students on career-related topics and advises J.D. students on academics. Prior to joining UC Hastings, Tetyana was an associate at WilmerHale LLP in New York, where her practice focused on government and internal investigations, white collar criminal and international arbitration matters, and anti-corruption compliance. In addition to pro bono work, Tetyana was active in the firm's recruiting and diversity efforts. Originally an international student from Ukraine, she earned her B.S.F.S. in International Politics at Georgetown University and her J.D. at the UC Berkeley School of Law. While in law school, Tetyana focused on international human rights and immigration law. She is a member of the New York bar.