Stephen M. Diamond

Professor of Law Emeritus

B.A. 1967, Swarthmore College
A.M. 1968 and Ph.D. 1976, Harvard University
Cert. in Social Anthropology, Cambridge University 1970
J.D. 1976, Harvard Law School

Stephen M. Diamond, Professor of Law Emeritus, received a B.A. in 1967 from Swarthmore College, a certificate in social anthropology in 1970 from Cambridge University, and an A.M. in 1968 and a Ph.D. in history and a J.D. in 1976 from Harvard University.

Upon graduating from law school, he clerked for Judge Frank A. Kaufman of the U.S. District Court in Baltimore. Until 1989, he was Professor of Law on the faculty of the Cardozo School of Law of Yeshiva University, which he first joined in 1977.

Since joining the faculty at the University of Miami School of Law in 1989, Professor Diamond has taught American and European alcoholic beverage and food law, state and local government law, American legal history, and torts.

He was co-chair of the A.B.A. Committee on Beverage Alcohol Practice.

 Publications

The Eighteenth Amendment, in The Encyclopedia of the U.S. Constitution (David Schultz, ed., forthcoming 2008).

The Twenty-first Amendment, in The Encyclopedia of the U.S. Constitution (David Schultz, ed., forthcoming 2008).

The Repeal Program, in Social and Economic Control of Alcohol: The 21st Amendment in the 21st Century (Carole Jurkiewicz & Murphy Painter, eds., 2008).

Efficiency and Benevolence: Philantropic Tax Exemption in 19th Century America in Property Tax Exemption For Charities: Mapping the Battlefield, Urban Institute Press 2002.

Faculty Assistant

Merino, Marysabel

Phone: 305-284-5432
Office: G364