Yanina Zilberman joined the firm as an associate attorney in May 2014. At Oppenheim Law, Ms. Zilberman 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. She 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 Law, she practiced in the areas of personal injury and personal injury protection.

Ms. Zilberman 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, she 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. She was also 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, Ms. Zilberman 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, she worked for two years as a corporate and litigation paralegal for New York City firm Reitler, Kailas & Rosenblatt, LLC.

Ms. Zilberman is fluent in Russian.


  • Florida Bar, 2013


  • New York University, College of Arts and Sciences, B.A. in English Literature, 2008, magna cum laude
  • St. Thomas University School of Law, J.D., 2013, magna cum laude


  • Appellate Practice Section of The Florida Bar
  • Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section of The Florida Bar