Tania WilliamsCritical Skills Instructor
EducationB.A., University of Miami, 1999
J.D., Cum Laude Nova Southeastern University, 2002
LL.M., Southwestern University School of Law, 2006
Tania Williams joined the law center full time in 2009 as a Critical Skills Instructor. Before teaching at Nova, Professor Williams was a civil litigation associate at Liebler, Gonzalez & Portuondo in Miami, Florida where she managed a portfolio of over 100 foreclosure matters in various circuits throughout the State of Florida. She also organized her own firm where she advised clients in a broad range of matters from traffic infractions to entertainment contract disputes. Prior to entering civil practice, Professor Williams served as an Assistant State Attorney for the Ninth Judicial Circuit in Orlando for three years prosecuting those charged with felony crimes in Orange and Osceola counties.
Professor Williams has an LL.M. in Media and Entertainment Law and teaches Entertainment Law as an Adjunct Faculty member. She is licensed to practice in Florida, California and the District of Columbia. She is also a member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States.
Professor Williams serves her legal community as the coach of the Black Law Students Association’s mock trial team and as a member of various professional organizations including the Broward County Women Lawyers Association—a division of the Florida Association of Women Lawyers—Emerge Broward, Black Entertainment and Sports Law Association, the ABA Forum Committee on Entertainment and Sports Industries and The Stephen R. Booher American Inn of Court.