Professor Rebecca Sharpless
Monday, June 25, 2018

The American Immigration Lawyers Association recently recognized Rebecca Sharpless, Professor of Clinical Legal Education and Director of Miami Law’s Immigration Clinic with the 2018 Elmer Fried Excellence in Teaching Award.


Jaret Davis
Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Miami Law alumnus and Greenberg Traurig, P.A. Miami office Co-Managing Shareholder Jaret L. Davis was recently named Attorney of the Year at the Daily Business Review’s 2018 Professional Excellence Awards event in Key Biscayne.  The awards...

Tony Alfieri and Alan Farago
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Miami Law's Center for Ethics and Public Service chose the Friends of the Everglades to receive the 16th annual William M. Hoeveler Award. The prestigious prize celebrates extraordinary members of the bar and bench, as well as leading...

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...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Born in Cuba, brought up in Miami, Olivia Castillo, is instinctively curious.


Olivia Castillo, 3L

An early interest in the detective novels of...

Wednesday, May 3, 2017


Every year, a select group of students is called forward to accept one of the most prestigious awards the academic community can bestow — selection to Who's Who Among...

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Third-year law student Jean Phillip “J.P.” Shami was recently named a 2017 Law360 Distinguished Legal Writing Award winner. Shami, who serves as Executive Editor of the University of Miami Law Review, was one of ten law students across the...

Friday, August 28, 2015

The Daily Business Review will be honoring 20 South Florida women who have distinguished themselves in the legal profession, including nine Miami Law alumni and Miami Law Professor Mary Anne Franks,  at a recognition luncheon on...

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Miami Law alumnus Richard Berkowitz, CEO of Berkowitz Pollack Brant Advisors and Accountants, has been honored by the University of Miami Citizens Board with its Joyce A. Galya Excellence Award. He was recognized for his work chairing the...

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Kevin Correa (3L), Anabel Fernandez (LL.M), Barbara Cabrera (3L) and Zacarias Quezada (2L).

Four students from Miami Law’s International Moot Court team placed second at Moot Madrid 2015, an international commercial...