For students looking for hands-on training for the courtroom, Miami Law has a variety of clinics, student-run organizations, and for-credit programs.
This student-run, honorary organization focuses on recruiting and training the finest oral and written advocates in the country and is the oldest, largest, and most prestigious advocacy program at Miami Law.
Miami Law's award-winning clinics are exceptional training grounds and give students practical, hands-on lawyering experience, while also helping needy and under-represented individuals and groups in Miami and across the nation and the globe.
In this program, students travel around the globe to moot court competitions, some of which are in Spanish. Students interested in having fun while engaging in a challenging litigation and international law experience is ideal for this program.
In this acclaimed program, taught by experienced trial lawyers and judges, students engage in rigorous, hands-on training in practical skills for competent professional legal service. Unlike other law schools which typically teach trial skills as an intensive course over a short period of time, our course includes pretrial skills and far more hours. Sixty percent of second and third year law students enroll in this six-credit course.
This student-run group of law students who represent the Law School in inter-school competitions all over the state and country, some of which include: The Florida Bar Mock Trial Competition, The Florida Justice Association Trial Competition, and The American Association for Justice Competition.