Tatiana has nearly 20 years’ experience in the consumer financial services industry and currently
serves as Assistant General Counsel & Senior Vice President for Citibank, N.A. where she
provides legal support for the servicing of more than $150 million in credit card assets. In
addition to working in-house, Tatiana has spent much of her career in private practice,
representing financial institutions in wide a range of cases concerning secured and unsecured
Tatiana has served as Chair of the African American Lawyers Section of the State Bar of Texas,
and President of the J.L. Turner Legal Association (JLTLA) and Chair of the JLTLA
Foundation. She is a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation and a former Barrister of the Patrick E.
Higginbotham Inn of Court. Tatiana was featured in the inaugural edition of Who’s Who in
Black Dallas; named as a Texas Rising Star – Super Lawyers; awarded the “Women in Law”
Award by the Dallas Area Real Estate Brokers Council; and is a recurring speaker at Soroptimist
International’s “Dream It, Be It” conference.
Tatiana is a Cum Laude graduate of the University of Houston. She earned a J.D. from Texas
Wesleyan University School of Law and an L.L.M. from SMU Dedman School of Law. She is a
proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and a passionate Pittsburgh Steelers fan.