Zaskia Putri was born and raised in Jakarta, Indonesia. After graduating from the University of Indonesia, she interned at a litigation law firm in Kuala Lumpur.
Zaskia later migrated to Seattle where she earned her Masters of Law degree at the University of Washington. During her time at the UW, she interned with the School of Law Moderate Means Program. Her focus was on helping low income clients resolve legal issues.
Zaskia also clerked for King County Superior Court Judge John Ruhl. Her duties while a court clerk included dependency mediation and assisting the judge with his civil court docket duties.
Zaskia is fluent in Bhasa Indonesia. She is admitted to practice law in Indonesia and is pending admission in Washington.