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Valeria Golodnitska

Los Angeles, CA | D 213.430.3330 | F 213.430.3409

Valeria Golodnitska focuses her practice on mass tort and product liability.

Valeria works with clients in industries including elevators, escalators, electrical components, raw materials, construction materials, HVAC, refrigerators, pumps, valves, and automotive parts, as well as on cases involving personal injury and wrongful death. She also represents clients in commercial litigation disputes. 

With extensive experience in all stages of civil litigation, including but not limited to significant motion-drafting and courtroom and deposition experience, Valeria works diligently toward a favorable resolution for every client.

Before joining Tucker Ellis, Valeria practiced at a law firm where she focused on personal injury, insurance, and lemon law defense, as well as subrogation litigation.

Valeria moved to the United States from Ukraine when she was 12 years old and speaks Russian fluently. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and exploring new restaurants and museums.

education & admissions


  • Loyola Law School, Los Angeles (J.D., 2012)
  • University of California, Santa Barbara (B.A., 2008)

state admissions

  • California, 2013

federal admissions

  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • United States District Court, Central District of California
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of California
  • United States District Court, Northern District of California
  • United States District Court, Southern District of California


  • Russian (fluent)
services & industries
publications & events
in the community
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association
  • Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles
  • Defense Research Institute
    • Product Liability Committee Member
    • Women in the Law Committee Member
    • Young Lawyers Committee Member
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