Phone: (954) 384-6114
Background and Experience:
Yanina joined the firm as an associate attorney in May 2014. At Oppenheim Law, Yanina practices in the areas of real estate transactions, foreclosure defense and commercial litigation, and assists borrowers with loss mitigation strategies such as loan modifications and short sales. Yanina also heavily concentrates on appellate practice, and has authored and co-authored a number of appellate briefs submitted to the Fourth District Court of Appeal. Prior to joining Oppenheim, Yanina practiced in the areas of personal injury and personal injury protection.
Yanina graduated magna cum laude, in the top 5% of her graduating class, from St. Thomas University School of Law in 2013, where she served as an Articles Editor of the St. Thomas Law Review. While at St. Thomas, Yanina completed internships at the Juvenile Division of the Broward County Public Defender’s Office, the Third District Court of Appeal, and the Department of Homeland Security, and was a member of numerous school organizations, including International Moot Court, Jewish Law Students Association, and Public Interest Law Students Association.
Born in Bryansk, Russia and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Yanina graduated magna cum laude from New York University with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature. Following graduation from NYU, and prior to moving to Florida to attend law school, Yanina worked for two years as a corporate and litigation paralegal for New York City firm Reitler, Kailas & Rosenblatt, LLC.
Yanina is fluent in Russian.
College of Arts and Sciences, New York University, B.A. in English Literature (magna cum laude, May 2008).
St. Thomas University School of Law, J.D. (magna cum laude, May 2013).
Florida Bar, 2013
Member, Appellate Practice Section of The Florida Bar
Member, Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section of The Florida Bar