Investor Rights Clinic - Faculty & Staff


Scott A. Eichhorn

Associate Professor of Clinical Education
Director, Investor Rights Clinic

(305) 284-8073
Scott A. Eichhorn is the Director at the University of Miami School of Law's Investor Rights Clinic, where he supervises and teaches student interns the substantive law and practical skills necessary to handle securities arbitration and mediation cases before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). Eichhorn earned a...


Melanie Cherdack

Associate Director, Investor Rights Clinic

(305) 284-4256
Melanie S. Cherdack has more than 25 years of experience litigating complex securities and broker-dealer cases across the United States and the Americas. She previously served as Assistant General Counsel to PaineWebber Inc. (now known as UBS). Since 1993, after returning to private practice at Venable LLC, she has devoted much of her...

Support Staff

Mary S Cruz

Sr. Manager, Programs (A)

(305) 284-9376