Sylvana Rosende is of counsel for DLP Law. Sylvana focuses her practice on probate, estate planning, and guardianship law. Sylvana has experience representing beneficiaries, professional and corporate fiduciaries (administrators, executors, trustees, and guardians) in contested trust, estate, and guardianship litigation. Sylvana has also handled various real estate matters relating to probate.
Sylvana grew up in Miami and has been in the legal field since a very young age. She has vast experience ranging from interning in criminal court to working as a trial paralegal for several years prior to law school. Sylvana graduated with her bachelor’s degree from Florida International University. She studied law at St. Thomas University College of Law where she was awarded CALI Book Awards in Legal Research and Writing and in Advanced Legal Research and Writing. Sylvana graduated with an Elder Law Certificate for her guardianship and elder law studies. During law school, Sylvana interned for the Chief Judge of the Probate Division of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit in Miami, where she gained valuable experience in the Probate field.
During her free time, Sylvana likes to spend time with her family and two dogs, and cheer on the Miami Heat!
Member, State Bar of Florida
St. Thomas University College of Law
Juris Doctor, cum laude
Florida International University
Bachelor of Science, Criminal Justice
Community & Professional Involvement
Board Member, Miami Dade Chapter of the Florida Association of Women Lawyers Foundation
Committee Member, State and Federal Courts Liaison Committee, Miami Dade Chapter of the Florida Association of Women Lawyers
Member, Real Property Probate and Trust Law Society
Member, Miami- Dade County Bar Association
Member, Colombian American Bar Association