Liliya Makhlaychuk-Sharma

Bair Wilson Sharma, LLC
5425 Peachtree Parkway Northwest
Peachtree Corners, GA 30092
678-249-0953
bwsfirm.com


Liliya was born in Moshny, Ukraine, but spent most of her childhood in Burundi, where her father worked as a medical doctor with the Organization of the United Nations.

Liliya graduated with honors from Moshny High School and earned her Master’s Degree in International and European Business Law from the University of Social Sciences in Toulouse, France. She also completed an internship with the United Nation Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Bujumbura, Burundi in 2003.

After moving to the United States, Liliya worked as a litigation paralegal for a prominent personal injury firm where she handled a high volume of cases, such as tractor trailer accidents, catastrophic brain injuries, wrongful death and premises liability. During her time as a paralegal, Liliya developed a passion for helping people and decided to pursue her career as a lawyer.

Liliya speaks Ukrainian, Russian and French.

In her free time, Liliya enjoys spending time with her husband and their son and daughter. She also loves cooking, baking, and traveling.

Education:

Master of Laws (LL.M.), Emory University School of Law- Atlanta, Georgia
Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International and European Business Law, University of Social Science Toulouse I-  Toulouse, France
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) in International and European Law, University of Social Science Toulouse I- Toulouse, France

Admissions:

State Bar of Georgia
Supreme Court of Georgia
Georgia Court of Appeals
U.S. Court of Appeals- 11th Circuit
U.S. Federal Court- Northern District of Georgia