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Pilar Mensah

Pilar Mensah

Title: Assistant Dean for Admissions
Phone number: 713-743-2280


  • B.A. – Bachelors in Business Administration from the University of San Diego, magna cum laude
  • J.D. – University of Texas School of Law

Practice Area (s):

  • Civil Litigation
  • Homeowner's Association Law

Pilar Mensah has been at the University of Houston Law Center (UHLC) for over seven years. Prior to arriving at the UHLC she practiced civil litigation in Arizona with an emphasis on homeowner's association law. Dean Mensah is dedicated to diversifying legal education and the legal profession. She is a committee member of the University of Houston Law Center's Pre-Law Pipeline Program, designed to increase the diversity of law school applicants by providing law school preparatory resources. She is also an active participant in the Law School Admission Council's Discover Law Months, hosting a biannual Discover Law Day for students who come from ethnically or racially diverse backgrounds.

Community Service/Organizations/Professional Affiliations

  • Member of the Arizona Bar


  • Crafting and making one of a kind items for my children.

Words to Live By: "This too shall pass."

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