Zeina Exilus Law Firm Management & Marketing Advisor
Before joining How to Manage a Small Law Firm, Zeina Exilus was an Adjunct Professor of Law at Temple University Beasley School of Law in Tokyo, Japan, where she lived with her family from July 2016 to May 2019. As a Florida Bar Qualified Arbitrator and a Certified Arbitrator by the BBB, she has resided over hundreds of civil law arbitrations since 2010. In 2013, she was inducted as a Fellow of Class I of The Florida Bar Leadership Academy, and in 2014 was appointed and currently serves on The Florida Bar Leadership Academy Committee.
Zeina Exilus served the legal community in many capacities as an associate at the international law firm of King & Spalding in Atlanta, Georgia, as In-House Counsel to the day cruise-ship SeaEscape in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, as a constitutional and civil rights litigator and Staff Attorney with the American Civil Liberties Union Foundation (ACLU) in Miami, Tampa, and Jacksonville, Florida. Zeina Exilus received a B.S., Magna Cum Laude from University of Kentucky, Lexington, where she studied mathematics and psychology and spent the 1997-1998 academic break in Sydney and Cairns, Australia researching gender bias in Aborigines. She received a J.D., Cum Laude from the University of Miami School of Law, where she was on the Public Policy in Psychology Law Review, Editorial Board and as a constitutional law research assistant. Professor Exilus has been honored to receive many awards and accolades during her legal tenure including AV-Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell and named a Rising Star and SuperLawyer by Florida Super Lawyers. Her languages include Arabic, English and working knowledge of Japanese and French.