HOPE

Assistant U.S. Attorney Wilfredo Fernandez Speaks to Students About Careers with Department of Justice
Monday, March 3, 2014

Wilfredo Fernandez and Alex Calle

As students listened to the many stories Assistant U.S. Attorney Wilfredo Fernandez shared from his 23 years at the U.S. Attorney’s Office, outbursts of laughter and the occasional cringe...

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Miami Law Husband and Wife Team and Former HOPE Fellows Work in the Foreign Service
Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Jake and Leah Mueller with their child in Nepal. (Photo: Miami Law) 

When someone thinks of practicing law, few imagine Mount Everest or the rolling plains of India. But in the beautiful country of Nepal, you'll find...

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Fighting Foreclosure: HOPE Fellow Helps Home Owners at Broward Counter Legal Aid Service
Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Home is where the heart is, and HOPE Public Interest Fellow Scott Cummings spent his summer helping to mend the hearts of low-income residents faced with home foreclosure at the Consumer Law Unit of the Broward County Legal Aid Service (LAS...

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Miami Law's HOPE Day of Service Instills Pro-Bono Spirit and Helps the Community
Monday, August 19, 2013

Miami Law students playing dominoes with residents of the Hebrew Home of South Beach. (Photo: Miami Law) 

More than 300 students gathered on The Bricks early in the morning on Thursday, August 15, to participate in...

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HOPE Student Uses Slavic Language Mastery To Help Holocaust Survivors
Monday, August 5, 2013

When the phone rings at work, most of us answer with a friendly "Hello." But call Miami Law HOPE Fellow James Slater during business hours this summer, and you may be greeted with "Zdravstvuyte." No, that is not a typo – it is the Russian...

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Miami Law Student Works at the U.S. Senate Investigating Major Financial Entities
Monday, August 5, 2013

Ask David Miller what he is working on this summer at the U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations or PSI and good luck getting a straight answer – "I am not at liberty to divulge the targets or the specific nature of any of the...

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Miami Law Student Works at Americans for Immigrant Justice as Part of HOPE Summer Public Interest Fellowship Program
Monday, July 8, 2013

When it came to deciding what to do this summer, Miami Law 2L Kimberly Carpel says she wanted to do something meaningful and help make someone's life better. She's getting the opportunity to do so at the Americans for Immigrant Justice in...

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Challenging Ideas for Public Interest Work Proposed at Pro Bono Summit: Miami Law Students Develop Action Plans
Friday, May 24, 2013

Miami Law students Leah Weston and Chip McGinley. (Photo: Provided to Miami Law)

How are attorneys contributing to pro bono efforts around immigration, family law, and housing in Miami? What are some of the obstacles...

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HOPE Students Brave Impending Hurricane to Attend Equal Justice Conference
Monday, November 12, 2012

Determined to attend the Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair in Washington D.C., 14 Miami Law students, accompanied by faculty members and Dean Patricia D. White, braved the potential elements in late October just three days...

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Nataly Masica, 2L and HOPE Intern, Learns Skills on the Job
Monday, November 12, 2012

Nataly Masica, a second-year Miami Law student from Maryland, spent the summer working in the pro bono division of the firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld in Washington D.C., where she was lucky enough to take on four cases.

She...

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