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Blanca G. Silvestrini
  • Probate, Estate Planning, Real Estate Law
  • Puerto Rico
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Biography

Blanca G. Silvestrini, Esq. works on Puerto Rican Law. She received her law degree (J.D.), Magna Cum Laude, at the University of Puerto Rico and holds an advanced degree in law from Stanford University (J.S.M.). She was accepted to the Puerto Rican Bar in 1988 and since then has practiced as a counselor-at- law and consultant attorney in cases related to family law and inheritance law (probate). Attorney Silvestrini has taught law courses at Stanford Law School, the University of Puerto Rico and the Law School of the University of Connecticut. She also has served in the board of several national organizations, most recently a three-year term in the Board of Directors of the Law and Society Association, an organization that brings together American and international legal scholars. Attorney Silvestrini has written extensively in areas such as, Latinos/as civil rights in the United States, workers' rights, and the Puerto Rican legal system. She has been a Visiting Scholar at Harvard University several times and a Fellow of the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University.

Practice Areas
    Probate
    Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
    Estate Planning
    Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Wills
    Real Estate Law
    Residential Real Estate
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Puerto Rico
Colegio De Abogados y Abogadas De Puerto Rico
ID Number: Tribunal Supremo RUA 9039
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Law Offices of Zorrilla & Silvestrini, P.A.
Current
Professor
University of Connecticut
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Education
University of Puerto Rico
J.D.
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
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Stanford University
J.S.M.
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Professional Associations
Law and Society Association
Member
Current
Activities: Member of Board of Directors, two terms
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Puerto Rican Bar
Member
Current
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Blanca Silvestrini's Website Profile
Website
Law Offices of Zorrilla & SIlvestrini, P.A. Website
Contact & Map
Law Offices of Zorrilla & Silvestrini, P.A.
Cambridge, Massachusetts
983 Memorial Drive
#102
Cambridge, MA 02138
Toll-Free: (800) 541-4542
Law Offices of Zorrilla & Silvestrini, P.A.
Newton Highlands Office
35 Aberdeen St
Newton Highlands, MA 02461
Toll-Free: (800) 541-4542
Law Offices of Zorrilla & Silvestrini, P.A.
Weston, Florida
2625 Weston Rd
Weston, FL 33331
Toll-Free: (800) 541-4542
Telephone: (954) 541-8084
Law Offices of Zorrilla & Silvestrini, P.A.
San Juan, Puerto Rico
By Appointment Only
1228 Calle 52 SE
Reparto Metropolitano
San Juan, PR 00921