Petia B. Tenev, Esquire is originally from Bulgaria. In 2003, Ms. Tenev graduated
from University of South Florida with a Bachelors Degree in Psychology.
she worked as a counselor for homeless shelters and mental health organizations.
2007, she decided to pursue a legal career. She graduated from Stetson University
College of Law in 2011 with a Juris Doctor, with a Certificate for Concentration in
She was ranked in the top one-quarter of her class.
While in law
school, Ms. Tenev completed the Immigration Clinic with Gulfcoast Legal Services and
worked as a law clerk for AV rated law firms, in the areas of personal injury,
contracts, insurance claims, foreclosures, and bankruptcy. Ms. Tenev is fluent in Bulgarian.
Currently, Petia B. Tenev is admitted into the Florida Bar. She is also a member of the
Saint Petersburg Bar and is admitted to practice in the Florida Middle District Federal Court.