Levin College of Law

Silvia Menendez

Master Legal Skills Professor


(352) 273-0740


Professor Menendez joined the law school faculty as an adjunct professor in 2008, and became a full time lecturer in August of 2011. She currently serves as a Master Legal Skills Professor and as Associate Dean for Experiential Learning for the law school.

Prior to joining UF Law, Professor Menendez practiced law for 7 years, in Minnesota, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, and focused on the areas of estate planning and representation of tax exempt organizations. Professor Menendez also served a clerk to Magistrate Judge Gary Jones, in both the Middle and Northern Districts of Florida.


J.D. University of Minnesota Law School, cum laude
M.S. University of Hartford
B.A. Wesleyan University



  • Trusts and Estates Simulations (with Danaya Wright) (West Academic, 2015)