NYDIA'S RESUME

EXPERIENCE
  • Florida Department of Revenue
    • Staff Attorney, 1992 - 1996 

  • Deloitte & Touche
    • Associate Attorney, 1996 - 1999

  • Holland & Knight
    • Associate Attorney, 1999 - 2002

  • The Menéndez Law Firm
    • Shareholder, 2002 to present
BAR ADMISSIONS
  • Florida Bar, 1992
  • Florida State Courts
  • United States Tax Court
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
PROFESSIONAL & CIVIC AFFILIATIONS
  • Tax Section of the Florida Bar, Member
  • Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar, Member
  • Hispanic Unity of Florida / Board Member 2006, Chair (2009 - 2012), Board Member Emeritus
  • Legal Aid of Broward County / Board Member 2010, Chair (2015 – 2016)
  • Broward Judicial Watch / Chair 2010
  • Florida Real Estate Commission “FREC” / Licensed Broker 2008
  • Puerto Rican Bar Association of Florida / Founding Member, President (2008 - 2009); Executive Board (2003 - 2009), Scholarship Founder
PUBLICATIONS & HONORS
  • What is Meaningful Backward Looking Relief in State and Local Tax Refund Cases?, Tax Analysts, State Tax Notes, Vol. 25, No. 6, August 5, 2002
  • Taxation of Services; Limits on State & Local Taxation (2002)
  • Answers from the Florida Department of Revenue (1999)
  • Charitable Organizations: What Do You Mean We Have To Pay Sales Tax?; Resolving Tax Disputes with the Florida Department of Revenue (1999)
  • Florida’s Response to the Nexus Dilemma, Presented at Southeastern Association of Tax Administrators (SEATA) Conference (1995)
  • Accounting for Sales & Use Tax, Presented at Florida Soil & Water Conservation Districts Annual Convention (1995)
  • Broward County Bar Association Professionalism Award (2011)
  • Hispanic Woman of Distinction (2010)
  • National Conference of Puerto Rican Women Award (2009)
  • Puerto Rican Bar Association Service Award (2004 - 2008)
  • National Conference of Puerto Rican Women, 2004
EDUCATION
  • Georgetown University, LL.M. Taxation
  • State University of New York School of Law, J.D
  • Fordham University, M.A.
  • State University of New York at Stony Brook, B.A.