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Wednesday, September 22, 2021


The University of Miami School of Law is launching a Doctor of Juridical Science program for Fall 2022. The SJD, the highest level of law degree, is an advanced research degree program designed for aspiring legal academics...

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Wednesday, September 15, 2021


Miami Law has been a leader in addressing critical issues of law and policy from a transnational perspective in the areas of international law and human rights law. Miami Law has drawn upon this rich history to launch its...

Marcia Weldon
Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Marcia Weldon

The University of Miami School of Law recently rolled out a Transactional Skills Program with Marcia Narine Weldon at the lead.

The program enables students to leave law...

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Wednesday, August 25, 2021


This summer, Miami Law created a new online program – U.S. Law in Action - uniquely designed for international law students and recent foreign-trained law graduates looking to develop a basic understanding of how U.S. law...

students in orientation
Monday, August 23, 2021

Miami Law held its first in-person orientation in more than a year and welcomed its academically strongest class ever of 393 students and the highest representation of women in Miami Law History.

With 43% more applications...

RPD students
Friday, June 25, 2021


This Spring Miami Law expanded its Real Property LL.M. construction curriculum with the successful new course “Emerging Legal and Commercial Trends in Construction Projects.”

As a member of the esteemed Real...

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Wednesday, April 21, 2021


CORAL GABLES, Fla. (April 13, 2021) – What are the limits on the government’s authority to impose rules and regulations on private citizens? When does injury – accidental or intentional – constitute the basis for...

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Monday, March 29, 2021

The Miami Law faculty played a significant role in the 2021 American Association of Law Schools’ annual meeting, but its involvement does not stop there. The late Soia Mentschikoff became the first female President of AALS in 1974,...

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Monday, March 15, 2021


The University of Miami School of Law is among the top 50 U.S. law schools selected in the 2021 The QS World University Subject Rankings for law and legal studies...

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021



On February 4, the University of Miami School of Law convened three panels of eminent scholars to address fundamental questions raised by the end of the Trump presidency....