Wazhma provides legal and strategic advice to clients in high-stakes business litigation, from early stages of investigations to trial and appellate litigation. She has represented clients in civil and criminal matters before US government entities, including the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. Wazhma’s practice is bolstered by her unique experience spanning two decades in the business, nonprofit, international security and international development sectors. Her wealth of nonlegal experience, coupled with her exceptional legal training, guides her to take a nuanced, multifaceted approach to her clients’ representation. 

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  • Yale Law School
    JD, 2019

  • Yale College
    BA, with distinction, 2014

Admissions & Credentials


Not admitted to practice in District of Columbia

Supervised by licensed members of the DC Bar