Levin College of Law

Gaylin G. Soponis

Legal Skills Professor


(352) 273-0955



J.D., George Washington University (with honors)
A.B., Mount Holyoke College

Teaching and Scholarship

Legal Drafting, Contract Drafting

Professional Activities

  • University of Florida: Joined College of Law faculty in 1997 as Legal Skills Professor.
  • Legal Practice: Associate Attorney for Tate Capasse and Johnson
    (Westport, CT. 1969-75); Private Practice (Washington, D.C., 1975-80);- Attorney-Advisor, U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration, Offices of General Counsel (1980-82).- Attorney-Advisor, U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Assistant Attorney General for Import administration (1982-86).- Senior Assistant Attorney General for State of Maryland assigned to represent Comptroller of the Treasury (1986-97).
  • Bar Memberships: State of Connecticut, District of Colombia, State of Maryland, U.S. Court of International Trade.