Christina M. Frohock
Professor of Legal Writing and Lecturer in Law
J.D., New York University School of Law
M.A., University of Michigan
B.A., University of North Carolina
Professor Frohock earned her B.A. with Honors in Philosophy from the University of North Carolina and her M.A. in Philosophy from the University of Michigan. She earned her J.D. magna cum laude from New York University School of Law, where she was a member of the Order of the Coif and won the graduation award for excellence in Constitutional Law. She then joined Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York City as a litigation attorney. After moving to Miami, she practiced litigation at both White & Case LLP and Kenny Nachwalter, P.A.
Professor Frohock teaches Legal Communication and Research Skills and an upper-level seminar on Legal Issues in Guantánamo. Her scholarship focuses on Guantánamo, and she has given a variety of presentations at conferences and universities. Previously, she taught Constitutional Law at the University of Miami and advanced legal research and writing at Florida International University College of Law.
Professor Frohock is also actively involved in the community. She is Vice President of the Rosemary Barkett Appellate American Inn of Court, working with judges, practitioners, academics, and students to represent pro bono clients in unemployment benefits appeals. She belongs to several professional organizations, including the American Bar Association and the Federal Bar Association, and she has served on the board of Dance Now! Miami.
Professor Frohock is admitted to practice law in Florida, New York, the United States District Courts for the Southern District of Florida, Middle District of Florida, Southern District of New York, and Eastern District of New York, and the Supreme Court of the United States.