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Recent Miami Law Graduate Receives Fulbright Award to Examine Customary Law in Namibia

Recent Miami Law Graduate Receives Fulbright Award to Examine Customary Law in Namibia

Drew Aiken, JD ’12, was recently awarded a grant from the Fulbright Program to examine the impact of customary law on women in several different tribes in Namibia. Aiken first became interested in Namibia when she participated as a 1L in the Namibia Neutral Trial Observer Initiative, a program offered by HOPE in 2010. Read More.


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Welcome to the HOPE Public Interest Resource Center

HOPE is the first stop for students interested in developing legal advocacy skills and finding ways to use advocacy to provide access to justice for others. Our staff and director, Marni Lennon, Assistant Dean for Public Interest and Pro Bono, welcome you and look forward to helping you serve others through pro bono and community outreach on a local, national, and international level.

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HOPE Director Marni Lennon shares how the center works with students.

Logan Haine Roberts, Class of 2014, talks about the impact of HOPE on his law school experience as well as his experience volunteering at Chapman Partnership for the homeless.

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At a public interest fair students discuss the benefits of participating in our array of public interest programs.

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WORK IN PUBLIC INTEREST AFTER GRADUATION

Legal Corps, a postgraduate fellowship program, places recent law graduates in public sector organizations nationwide.