Liridona Sinani earned her Bachelor of Arts degree, with Cum Laude honors, in Political Science and International Affairs and a minor in Political Philosophy from Florida State University, where she received a full scholarship to complete her studies. It was her interest in these fields that led her to pursue an Internship at the Executive Office of the Governor in Tallahassee, FL and to later travel to Hague, Netherlands and Strasbourg, France to examine the inner workings of major international courts and tribunals, such as the International Court of Justice, International Criminal Court, and the International Criminal Tribunal for Former Yugoslavia.
She earned her Juris Doctor degree, with Cum Laude honors, from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where she also received partial scholarships to complete her studies. Liridona successfully earned certificates in Criminal Justice and International and Comparative Law upon her graduation from law school. While in law school, Liridona served as a Research Assistant for her International Trade Law Professor and served on the executive board of the Florida Journal of International Law, where she evaluated articles submitted for publication in this premier international law journal.
Liridona spent her first summer of law school working for the Innocence Project of Florida in Tallahassee, where she contributed to the Project's mission to exonerate wrongfully convicted individuals. She also served as a Certified Legal Intern at the Office of the Public Defender for the Fourth Judicial Circuit, helping represent indigent clients defend misdemeanor charges.
Liridona is fluent in Albanian. She is committed to serving those in her community, volunteering her time to community organizations, including: Restoration of Civil Rights, Habitat for Humanity, Children Beyond our Borders, Three Rivers Legal Services, local homeless shelters, and local middle and high schools. She received the Pro Bono Certificate of Excellence from the University of Florida Levin College of Law.
Liridona is admitted to practice in the State of Florida and the Middle District of Florida.