Milken Scholar 2004
Scholar Profile

Florentino Salazar



Tino is an attorney with Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP, in New York. He previously worked as an Associate at Davis Polk in New York City, and he received his law degree from Columbia University. After graduating from Yale University with a degree in Political Science, Tino joined Teach for America in Los Angeles, where he taught middle school students. He completed a Master's in Special Education at Loyola Marymount University while working as a teacher.

High school:  John H. Francis Polytechnic High School


College Year Degree
Yale University
New Haven, CT
2008 B.A. Political Science
Loyola Marymount University
Los Angeles, CA
2010 M.A. Special Education
Columbia University
New York, NY
2013 J.D. Law

News and Highlights

Florentino Salazar (MS '04)

Milken Scholar teaches for America. Florentino Salazar, MS ‘04, began his service with T.F.A. at Daniel Webster Middle School in Los Angeles as an eighth grade resource teacher in their special education department.

Florentino Salazar (MS '04)

Setting the Bar: new Columbia Law School alumnus, Florentino Salazar, MS ‘04, continues to impress as he recently passed the New York Bar Exam. Congratulations!