Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Drawing on his family ties, entrepreneurial spirit, and legal education, Victor H. Mendelson, J.D. ’92, has played a key leadership role in one of South Florida’s most remarkable business turnaround stories.

In the past 20...

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

In 1980, a 24-year-old Miami Law student was struck and killed by a drunk driver, just days before the start of his 3L year.

Ken Sandri, Trudi Sandri and Bruce Blitman

Alan Gene...

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Jamaica was awash in music. It filled the air; the sounds of Bob Marley and Peter Tosh were giving way to dancehall music. A young Jamaican girl, who ran like the wind, dreamed of Olympic gold.

Today, Candice Stephenson, JD...

Monday, December 5, 2016

Richard Rosen, the Glenn D. West Endowed Professor of Law and the director of the Center for Military Law and Policy, has been named the interim dean of the Texas Tech University School of Law.

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Reince Priebus, a Miami Law alumnus and chairman of the Republican National Committee, has been tapped to be White House chief of staff for President-elect Donald J. Trump.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Retired Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Thomas “Tam” Strong Wilson did not cotton to inequality, especially toward African-Americans, according to his lifelong friend, Joe Lang Kershaw, Jr.

When Wilson, J.D. `71, died in 2015, he directed a...

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Brandon Cohen, JD ‘12, got a perfect 180 on the LSAT. Not many people can achieve that, no matter how hard they study. His wife, Melissa Cohen, JD ‘12, has always enjoyed doing logic games, an essential component of the LSAT. As they both...

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Bill Sklar has been a visitor to the University of Miami campus for each and every one of the last 41 years. Sklar arrived at UM’s School of Business in 1975, earning a B.B.A. magna cum laude in 1977. Then he enrolled at Miami Law earning...

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Marcela Camargo had been working in real estate law for more than ten years when her employer offered her the opportunity she had dreamed of for years - a post-graduate LL.M. degree.

Marcela Camargo, LL.M. '16...

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Burt de Armas, Hon. Carroll J. Kelly, JD ’89, Dwight Hill, Anna Marie Hernandez, JD ’01, Joshua B. Spector, JD ’02,President Law Alumni Association, Ervin A. Gonzalez,JD ’85, Jason P. Kairalla, JD ’02, Vice...