Dexter Whitley
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

After graduating from Miami Law in 2017, Dexter Whitley is now practices as an associate at Fish & Richardson in Atlanta, a top patent and intellectual property firm. Prior to obtaining his J.D., Whitley received a Ph.D. and a Master’s...

Recipients of the Law Alumni Leadership Award
Tuesday, January 9, 2018


Miriam Soler Ramos, Nikki Lewis Simon, Katie S. Phang, Patricia Elizee, Jordan Dresnick, and Dale Noll

The Law Alumni Association recently hosted the 2017...

Hilarie Bass
Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Miami Law has been at the front lines of legal innovation and continues to make its mark at the helms of the ABA and the FL Bar.

Leading the American Bar Association

Photo of Benjamin Wolkov, Jeremy Ben-David and Lauren Quattromani
Wednesday, November 8, 2017


Lauren Quattromani, Jeremy Ben-David & Benjamin Wolkov

Nestled among the art-covered walls of Miami’s Wynwood neighborhood, a unique law firm...

Photo of Jeff Berkowitz
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

When Jeff Berkowitz attended Miami Law more than forty years ago, there was no Robert Traurig-Greenberg Traurig Real Property Development LL.M. Had there been, Berkowitz might have saved a few years of grief, he says. Instead, he opened a...

Photo of M. Lee Pearce
Thursday, October 26, 2017

University of Miami emeritus trustee and Miami Law alumnus M. Lee Pearce, an entrepreneur, business executive, philanthropist, physician-attorney, and classical music patron who endowed an academic chair at UM and was an avid supporter of its...

Photo of Eric Gebaide
Wednesday, October 25, 2017

In the aftermath of a natural disaster, one might not expect to see a lawyer on the scene. However, that unexpected person might very well be Eric Gebaide, J.D. ‘86, helping the affected community by mucking out damaged homes, tearing down...

Photo of Fred McChesney
Saturday, October 21, 2017

Fred S. McChesney, a leader in applying economics to the study of law, and the holder of the de la Cruz-Mentschikoff Endowed Chair in Law and Economics at the University of Miami School of Law, died Thursday morning in Maryland after...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Markus Ederer of the German Foreign Ministry has been appointed the European Union’s new ambassador to Russia, the European External Action Service (EEAS)...

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

A unique feature of Miami Law's LL.M. programs is the select program size and the mentoring students receive from faculty. Juan Pablo Moyano Garcia, who received his LL.M. in International Law (U.S. and Transnational for Foreign-Trained...