Cindy M. Wysocki,
Attorney at Law
Cindy Wysocki has been licensed to practice law in Washington since 2005. Ms. Wysocki has handled hundreds of cases and has appeared in court countless times arguing motions, jury trials, and bench trials. Ms. Wysocki entered private practice in 2009, after spending the early years of her career as a public defender. While Ms. Wysocki valued the opportunity to hone her courtroom skills and serve the public in a high-volume public defense practice, she prefers private practice which allows her to provide highly personalized service to a much smaller number of clients.
Ms. Wysocki is passionate about making legal services available to those who need them. She strives to keep her rates competitive by keeping her overhead low and working efficiently. Recognizing the financial and emotional burden of escalating conflict, Ms. Wysocki works hard to creatively problem solve outside of court. However, when faced with an unreasonable adversary, Ms. Wysocki is a powerful and effective courtroom advocate.
Ms. Wysocki attended Washington University School of Law, where she received several academic merit distinctions, including a full tuition Scholar in Law Award and Stan Musial Scholarship. As a law student, Ms. Wysocki worked for three years as a research assistant for Professor John Drobak, George Alexander Madill Professor of Law, School of Law and Professor of Economics. She also interned at Discover Financial Services, Inc. in Riverwoods, IL. During her third year of law school, Ms. Wysocki won a United States Department of Defense David L. Boren Fellowship, which enabled her to spend a year living and studying in Krakow, Poland. While in Poland, Ms. Wysocki conducted independent research that built on her previous experience as a United States Agency for International Development, ACDI/VOCA Projekt Firma 2000 volunteer. Prior to law school, Ms. Wysocki graduated with honors from Truman State University, where she studied political science and studio art.
Aside from work and school, Ms. Wysocki enjoys traveling, writing, nature, and the contemplative arts. She has traveled widely, including in Central and Eastern Europe, Western Europe, East Africa, the United States, Mexico, Alaska, Thailand, Nepal, and India. Ms. Wysocki draws from a breadth of diverse experience, which contributes to her unique, resourceful style of practicing law.