April, 2017

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

3L Kevin Shea and 2L Jean Strickland recently posted a podcast on the American Bar Association Section of Litigation website, which aimed to inform law students considering a clinic on how to get the most out of a law school clinic...

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

On the campaign trail, President Donald J. Trump promised aggressive immigration policies. Through executive order and shifts in enforcement priorities, the Trump administration has implemented changes – both in blocking entry to the...

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Children & Youth Law Clinic Intern and second-year law student Frank Florio recently presented an oral argument before the Third District Court of Appeal. 

Frank Florio (center) with fellow clinic...

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Md Monzur Rabbi is from Dhaka, the capital and largest city in Bangladesh, where a civil case can wander through the court system sometimes for as long as ten years. The Miami Law LL.M. in International Arbitration candidate would like to change...

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

2L Jean Strickland and 3L Joshua Bautz had the spotlight when they squared off recently for an audience of securities attorneys and arbitrators at the Palm Beach County Bar Association Securities Law Committee’s annual seminar....

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Four students from Miami Law’s International Moot Court team advanced to the semifinal rounds and won two Honorable Mention awards at Moot Madrid 2017, an international commercial arbitration competition that is conducted entirely in Spanish....

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Ken Roth, the executive director of Human Rights Watch, said that he understood as a young lawyer that you collect the facts, write up the brief, go to court, and argue your case.

“That is exactly what I do now, but I never...

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Theodore Sandler, who goes by his Hebrew name, Tuvia, studied Talmudic law in Yeshivas in the United States and Israel for more than five years, preparing him in many ways for law school. But there is one thing that no one can prepare for - legal...

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Alex Meyer, Maria Rodriguez, Candelario Saldana and Thomas Voracek

Instead of laying on South Beach this spring break, Miami Law students chose to give back to their communities and build practical skills. Funding provided by...

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

José Rubens Scharlack is a student in Miami Law’s LL.M. in Taxation of Cross-Border Investment - a degree program for non-U.S. attorneys who have a solid foundation in international tax law in their own domestic tax system and for those who...

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Professor Leigh Osofsky teaches courses addressing various aspects of taxation and policy. Before joining the Miami Law faculty, she was an acting assistant professor of tax law at New York University. She clerked for the Honorable Pierre Leval...

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

3L Jeffrey Mark Pierce

The road to Miami Law and ultimately to the Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office may have begun one day while Jeffrey Mark Pierce was standing for too long in a sweltering “foamy.”

For those of...

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Third-year law student Jean Phillip “J.P.” Shami was recently named a 2017 Law360 Distinguished Legal Writing Award winner. Shami, who serves as Executive Editor of the University of Miami Law Review, was one of ten law students across the...