Student and Alumni Spotlights: Interviews & Videos

Watch videos or read about students' and graduates' practical, hands-on opportunities outside of the classroom. (Also, listen to international LL.M. graduates from across the world discuss their Miami Law experiences.)

Sports / Entertainment

Evan Green, JD’17

Evan Green, JD'17
Originally from: Missouri
Undergraduate School/Major: University of Missouri, Journalism
Experience: Dual JD/LLM Entertainment/ Sports Law, Disney ABC Television Group, Labor Relations, Union Negotiations

Jordan Sarason, Class of 2015

Jordan Sarason, JD'15
Originally from: Florida
Undergraduate School/Major: Tufts University, Political Science
Experience: George Washington University Athletic Department

Carlos Nunez, JD '13

Carlos Nunez, JD'13
Originally from: Florida
Undergraduate School/Major: Florida International University/Economics
Law School Activity: President, International Moot Court Board
Summer Experience/Externships: Sony Pictures Entertainment, Miami, FL (Summer 2012); Bacardi & Yahoo!, Miami, FL (Spring 2012); Yahoo!, Miami, FL (Fall 2011); Telemundo, Miami, FL (Summer 2011)

Law Firm/ Corporate

Jessica Nowak, JD’18

Jessica Nowak, JD’18
Originally from: Georgia
Undergraduate School/Major: Emory University, Accounting
Experience: Intern Cannon Solutions America, Corporate Law, Contracts

Simon Garcia

Simon Garcia, JD'15
Originally From:
 Florida
Undergraduate School/Major, Florida State University/ Education Administration
Experience: Bacardi In-house Legal Department, Miami

Tara Jackson, JD'16
Originally From:
 Jamaica
Undergraduate School/Major: University of Technology Jamaica, Law
Experience: Akerman LLP, Miami

Judicial

Castillo

Olivia Castillo, JD’18
Originally from: Florida
Undergraduate School/Major: Florida International University, Criminal Justice
Experience: Judge Edwin G. Torres, U.S. District Court of the Southern District of Florida

Eli Gordon, Class of 2017
Originally From: 
Florida
Undergraduate School/Major:  New York University, Recreation Management
Experience: Judicial Intern with Judge Vance Salter, 3rd District Court of Appeals

Jordan Hadley

Jordan Hadley, JD'16
Originally From: 
Florida
Undergraduate School/Major:  FAMU, Political Science
Experience: Judicial Intern with Justice Darrin P. Gayles, Southern District of Florida

International

Tom W. Davis, Class of 2014

Tom W. Davis, JD'14
Originally from: Ohio
Undergraduate School/Major: Tulane University, Political Science
Experience: Study Abroad at the University of St. Paul in Brazil

Lawrence Trey Dahl, Class of 2015

Lawrence Trey Dahl, JD'15
Originally from: Florida
Undergraduate School/Major: University of South Florida, Political Science
Experience: HOPE Fellowship in La Paz, Bolivia

Erika Concetta Pagano, JD '13

Erika Concetta Pagano, JD'13
Originally from: Florida
Undergraduate School/Major: Georgetown University, Italian
Experience: Works with LawWithoutWalls

Government

Ledig

Jenny Ledig, JD’18
Originally from: Virginia 
Undergraduate School/Major: Macalester College, Political Science
Experience: FCC, Washington D.C. (Disability Rights Office)

Saren Williams

Saren Williams, JD'15
Originally From:  Texas
Undergraduate School/Major:  Southern Methodist University, Dallas TX/ Accounting
Experience: Miami Dade County School Board’s Office of General Counsel, Miami

Joshua Berman, Class of 2015

Joshua Berman, JD'15
Originally from: Florida
Undergraduate School/Major: Emory University, Political Science
Experience: Administrative Office of the US Courts

Public Interest

Perez

Yasbel Perez, JD’18
Originally from: Florida
Undergraduate School/Major: St. Thomas University, Business Administration
Experience: Litigation Skills Program

Raben

Carli Raben, JD’18
Originally from: Florida
Undergraduate School/Major: University of California-Berkeley, History
Experience:  Hope Fellow, Community Justice Project (Little Haiti) 

Nejla Calvo, Class of 2015

Nejla Calvo, JD'15
Originally from: Rhode Island
Undergraduate School/Major: Middlebury College/ Political Science
Experience: Florida Justice Institute

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