Student Testimonials – International Graduate Law Programs

Doris KonigMy studies at UM’s Law School helped my career tremendously because I had the opportunity to take classes in my area of expertise. Upon returning to Germany, I applied the knowledge I obtained in Miami to write my doctoral thesis in this field.”
Doris König, LL.M. ’82
Christian Albrecht University, Germany
Judge, Federal Constitutional Court of Germany, Former President of Bucerius Law School


 

Watch videos of more graduates from across the world talk about their experiences in Miami Law’s LL.M. programs.

 Argentina

Luciano Pieri, LL.M..J.D.
-J.D. equivalent, Universidad del Salvador

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Maria Candela Gonzalez Mendoca, LL.M. ’11, International Law (U.S. & Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
-Bilingual Baccalaureate in Human Sciences, Instituto Colegio de Todos los Santos
-Juris Doctor Equivalent, Pontifica Universidad Catolica Argentia

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 Brazil

Andre Ferreira, LL.M. ’11, International Law (U.S. &  Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
-Corporate Law Certificate, Instituto Brasileiro de Mercado de Capitais
-Juris Doctor Equivalent, Mackenzie Presbyterian University

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Anna Candida Sammarco, LL.M. ’11, International Law (U.S. &  Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
Currently Head of Publi Law and Reulatory Practice, Lefosse Advogados, Brazil

-Rafael C. Benitez Scholar
-Public Private Partnerships Certificate, Getulio Vargas Foundation
-Administrative Law Certificate, Brazilian Association of Public Law
-J.D. Equivalent, Mackenzie Presbyterian University

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 Canada

Bettina Schendel, LL.M. ’12, International Law (U.S. & Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
-J.D. Equivalent, College of Law, York (U.K.)
-B.A., University of British Columbia

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 Cuba

Juan Martinez Evora, LL.M./J.D. ‘11
J.D. Equivalent, University of Havana

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 Dominican Republic

Paola Pujols, LL.M. ’11, International Law (U.S. & Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
-Bachelor of Laws, Pontifica Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra

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 Finland

Salomo Kantele, LL.M. ’12, International Law (U.S. & Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
-J.D. Equivalent, University of Helskinki

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 France

Léa Dartevelle, LL.M. ’11, International Law (U.S. & Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
Currently Associate at Kasowitz, Benson, Torries & Friedman LLP, New York City
-Master of Law and Political Science, French and American Law, University of Paris
-LL.B. Political Sciences, French and American Law, University of Paris

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 Germany

Andreas C. Hoffmann, LL.M. ‘95
-General Counsel and Head of Legal and Compliance Siemens 

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 Honduras

Diego Milla, LL.M. 12, International Law (U.S. & Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
J.D. Equivalent, Universidad Salamanca, Spain
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 Israel

Karen Bella, International Law (U.S. & Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
J.D. Equivalent, Sha'arey Mishpat College
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 Italy

Massimiliano Teia, International Law LL.M. '06, U.S. & Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers
Hear how Teia sat for the New York Bar and is currently International Consultant with ARHMF (Avila Rodriguez Hernandez Mena & Ferri LLP), Miami
-Università degli Studi de Ferrara, Italy
-Liceo Scientifico, Italy
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 Kazakhstan

Svetlana Zhanai-Darova-Nemeroff, LL.M./J.D. '12
Currently attorney at Law Offices of Svetlana Z. Nemeroff, Stuart, Florida
-Ph.D. in Jurisprudence, Institute of Private Law of the Kazakh State Juridical University in Civil Law
-J.D. Equivalent, Karaganda State University
-Physics and Mathematics Degree, Karaganda State University
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 Moldova

Rodica Palii, International Law LL.M. (U.S. & Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
-J.D. Equivalent, Moldova State University

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 Mexico

Ana Lilia Fuentes, LL.M. ’12, International Law ( U.S. & Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
Currently Socio en Fuentes, Ruiz Rocha y Asociados S.C., Mexico
-J.D. Equivalent, Universidad Panamericana
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 Nigeria

Gosifie Okafor, LL.M. International Law (U.S. & Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
-J.D. Equivalent, Nnamdi Azikiwe University
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 Peru

Victor Mayorga, J.D./LL.M. in International Law U.S. and Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers
Currently Attorney with Rivero Mestre, Miami
-Rafael Benitz Scholar
-J.D. Equivalent, Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos
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 Puerto Rico

Charlene Seda-Ramirez, International Law LL.M. '11
-J.D., Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico
-Bachelor of Government and World Affairs, University of Tampa

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 Russia

Yana Mityaeva, LL.M. U.S. and Transnational Law/J.D. Transfer
-J.D. Equivalent, Siberian State Academy Geodesy

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 Saudi Arabia

Firas Ikhwan, International Law LL.M., U.S. and Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers '12
-J.D., University of Miami School of Law, United States
-B.A., University of Western Ontario, Canada

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 Serbia

Nenad MilosevicLL.M./J.D. Transfer '11
-J.D. Equivalent, University of Belgrade

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 South Africa

 Switzerland

Gerald Virieux, International Law LL.M. '11, International Arbitration
-Master in Business Law, University of Geneva
-License en Droit, University of Fribourg
-Maturite Federale, Gymnase Francais de Bienne

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 Sweden

Jonas Cullemark, LL.M./J.D. Transfer
-J.D. Equivalent, Stockholm University

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 Ukraine

Iryna Vorona, International Law LL.M. '12 (U.S. & Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
-J.D. Equivalent, Lviv Ivan Franko National University

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 United Kingdom

Jacques Sultan, International Law LL.M. '11 (U.S. & Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
Graduate Diploma in Law, College of Law
Bachelor's in Business Finance, Durham University

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 United States

Theodore Massey III, International Law LL.M. '12
-J.D., University of Miami School of Law
-B.A., SUNY Oswego

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Julianne Parker, International Law LL.M. '12 (International Arbitration)
-J.D., University of Florida School of Law
-B.A., University of Miami

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 Venezuela

Alexandra Aguirrebeitia, International Law LL.M. '12 (U.S. & Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers)
-J.D. Equivalent, Universidad Católica Andres Bello

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