Greta P. Iliev has litigation experience in business, contract, construction, and community association law disputes. She is a member of the Virginia State Bar and admitted to practice in Virginia State Courts and in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. An active member of the Fairfax and Arlington Bar Associations, Greta serves on the Board of the Arlington Young Lawyers.
Prior to joining private practice, Greta served for two years as a Law Clerk to the Honorable Lorraine Nordlund and Richard E. Gardiner of the Fairfax County Circuit Court – the 19th Judicial Circuit of Virginia, where she obtained extensive legal research and writing experience. As a Law Clerk, Greta drafted letter opinions; analyzed and prepared civil and criminal motions for hearings; assisted the Judges in court, and processed default judgments, garnishments, concealed weapons permits, and divorces. Greta also served as a liaison between the public and the court and assisted pro se litigants in navigating the court’s complex local rules and procedures.
In the past, Greta has worked as a litigation associate with a boutique firm and has also served as an intern at the Wisconsin State Assembly, the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), and the White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ).
Greta obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and earned her Juris Doctorate from the George Washington University Law School. In law school, Greta served as Vice President of the Government Contracts Students Association and was a published Associate of the International Law Review. She was a winner of the law school’s Fall 2014 Negotiations Competition and of the National Contract Management Association’s 2016 Outstanding Academic Achievement Award.
Among other matters she’s handled, in 2020 Greta represented a materialman in a breach of contract, mechanic’s lien, and unjust enrichment case against a general contractor of a construction project, obtaining a victory for her client in the Supreme Court of Virginia. She has also represented numerous condominium and homeowner’s association boards and residents in civil disputes in Virginia circuit and general district courts and successfully negotiated settlements on behalf of both corporate and individual clients.