About the Office of Career and Professional Development
The Office of Career and Professional Development (OCPD) is comprised of a team of advisors, all of whom have law degrees and practical experience in different areas of law, and an excellent support staff dedicated to helping each student achieve his or her career goal.

Advisors

Amy G Perez

Asst Dean of Students

a.perez18@miami.edu

(305) 284-1880
Dean Perez has worked in higher education since 2008, advising law students on a wide range of matters related to their academic, personal, and professional success. Since joining Miami Law in 2010, she has served in several career development and student affairs roles. Dean Perez began her career at Miami Law in 2010 as an Associate Director...

Diane S. Quick

Executive Director, Career Services

d.serritella@miami.edu

(305) 284-5945
Diane is a graduate of Wellesley College and received her J.D. with a concentration in health law from Boston University School of Law.  Prior to joining the Career Development Office in 2003, Diane worked for local, state and federal government agencies including as an advisor with the United States Department of Labor.  As a...

Sajani Desai Granquist

Assoc. Director, Career Services
Associate Director for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Career Services

s.desai1@miami.edu

(305) 284-1368
Sajani Desai Sajani Desai Granquist is the Associate Director for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for the Career Development Office. As part of her role, Ms. Granquist helps to identify and communicate employment opportunities to the student body through diversity recruitment programs and job fairs throughout the country. Ms....

Yazmyne Eterovic

Assoc. Director, Career Services

y.vasquezerba@miami.edu

(305) 284-4038
Yazmyne Vasquez is International LL.M. Career Advisor​ in the Career Development Office. She obtained her LL.M. in American Law from Wake Forest University School of Law, and received her J.D. from San Martin de Porres University School of Law in Lima, Peru. Prior to working at Miami...

Alana Berman

Associate Director, Career Services

a.butin@miami.edu

(305) 284-1924

Maria Teresa Rodriguez

Assoc. Director, Career Services

mrodriguez1@miami.edu

(305) 284-2668
Teresa received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from USC in Los Angeles, California and her Juris Doctor degree from St. Thomas University School of Law in Miami, Florida. She has over fourteen years of litigation experience, both in the private and public sector, with a specific emphasis on labor...

Staff

Maria Luisa Chisholm

Sr. Administrative Assistant

mchisholm@miami.edu

(305) 284-4938

Brenda Louard

Administrative Assistant

b.louard@miami.edu

(305) 284-1879

Contact Information

Employers

For information on posting a position, our Fall Recruiting program or other services, please call the office at 305-284-2668 or email CDO@law.miami.edu.

Externships

For questions about the Externship Program, please contact Jessie Tamayo, Director, Externship Program, at: jtamayo@law.miami.edu or 305-284-3870.

Judicial Clerkships

For students interested in working as a judicial law clerk after graduation, please contact Amy Perez, Interim Assistant Dean, Career Development aperez@law.miami.edu.