Arina Shulga


Adjunct Professor of Law

Arina Shulga is a corporate and securities attorney with experience representing startups in corporate formation and capital raising transactions; issuers in private and public securities offerings, software licensing and a variety of contracts; angel investors and VC funds in making investments; crowdfunding portals; investment managers in their setup and investment fund formation; and participants in the digital asset economy.
Ms. Shulga is a corporate and securities law partner at Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP.  Prior to joining MSK, Ms. Shulga co-founded Ross & Shulga PLLC and a predecessor firm Shulga Law Firm PC. Ms. Shulga began her legal career as an associate at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, where she represented a wide range of clients, from individuals and startups to the Fortune 500 companies across a spectrum of industries, including financial services, banking, technology, fashion, entertainment, and health care.
Ms. Shulga is active in the New York City startup community and is a member of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance.  She is a native Russian speaker.


University of Pennsylvania Law School (summa cum laude)
University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School of Business (Certificate of Study in Business Policy and Management)
Mount Holyoke College (magna cum laude)
Lester B. Pearson College of the Pacific (I.B.D.)

Mailing Address

Fordham University School of Law
Legal Writing Program
150 West 62nd Street, Room 7-175
New York, NY 10023