Terri Davlantes

Employee Photo

Title/Position

Vice President of Strategy and General Counsel

Department

Administration
Faculty

E-mail Address

Phone Number

(904) 680-7794

Room

386

Building

Baypine

Background

Teresa ("Terri") H. Davlantes, is Vice President and General Counsel and Professor of Law at Florida Coastal School of Law.  Prior to assuming this position, she served as Vice Dean overseeing general academic instruction and student services from 2004 to 2012.  Other positions she has held at the School include Assistant Academic Dean, Legal Writing Specialist, and Lawyering Process Instructor.  She graduated with honors from the University of Florida College of Law and practiced with Rogers, Towers, Bailey, Jones & Gay in Jacksonville, Florida.  Davlantes earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Florida and worked in coronary care nursing.  She has participated in Leadership Jacksonville and the Jacksonville Political Leadership Institute.  She is a board member of the Jacksonvillle Aviation Authority and the North Florida Transportation Planning Organization.  She also serves as vice chair of the Youth Crisis Center board, a non-profit entity which provides serivces for runaway, displaced and troubled youth and their families.  Davlantes and her husband have four children.

Expertise

  • Process Excellence
  • Health Law
  • Higher Education Law

Education

  • University of Florida College of Law, J.D., 1984
  • University of Florida, B.S.N., 1980

Teaching & Scholarship

Since she joined Florida Coastal, she has served in a variety of positions, including Lawyering Process Instructor, Legal Writing Specialist, Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs, and now Vice Dean. She was born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida.

Professional Activities

She practiced with Rogers, Towers, Bailey, Jones & Gay in Jacksonville, Florida, in health law and real estate transactions. Prior to graduating from law school, she earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Florida and worked in the coronary care units of several hospitals.