Daniela Tenjido is a commercial litigator with a focus on representing high-profile individuals in complex cases. Prior to joining Rivero Mestre, Daniela attended St. Thomas University College of Law where she was Editor in Chief of the Law Review.

While in law school, Daniela worked as a certified legal intern for her law school’s Appellate Litigation Clinic where she successfully argued before Florida’s Third District Court of Appeal, and in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi as a judicial intern for the Honorable Carlton W. Reeves. An excellent communicator, Daniela is skilled at breaking down and explaining complex ideas in simple terms, and is passionate about advocating on behalf of her clients.

PUBLICATIONS

Publications

Note, Shut Up and Dribble: The Racial Subordination of the Black Professional Athlete, 33 St. Thomas L. Rev. 27 (2021).


Comment, Pay to Play Is Here-NCAA’s Power Grip Loosens, 24 U. Den. Sports & Ent. L.J. 29 (2021).

Education

St. Thomas University College of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 2021
The Order of Barristers, Member
St. Thomas Law Review, Editor-in-Chief
Best Brief First Runner Up – Florida Bar National Tax Moot Court Competition
Top 10 Brief Award – Emory Civil Rights & Liberties Moot Court Competition


Florida State University, B.A. in economics, 2018
Florida State Army ROTC Cadet, 2015-2017

Admissions

Florida Bar, 2021


United States District Court, Southern District of Florida, 2021

Practice Areas