CLINICS

Thursday, August 11, 2011

After 12 years of fighting, Jessica Lenahan has received a measure of justice. In a landmark decision, an international tribunal has found the U.S. government responsible for violating the human rights of a Colorado woman and her three...

Monday, July 25, 2011

The University of Miami's Medical-Legal Clinic, a joint venture between Miami Law's Health and Elder Law Clinic, the Miller School of Medicine, and the Miami VA Hospital was selected by the American Academy on Communication in Healthcare to...

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Miami Law's Tenants' Rights Clinic Director Jeffrey Hearne was recently named among Florida's Legal Elite. This high honor is given to only the top 2 percent of government and non-profit attorneys in the state.

As stated in its eighth...

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Miami Law's Children & Youth Law Clinic (CYLC) recently received a favorable decision from an Administrative Law Judge in a lawsuit that the clinic filed against the State of Florida's Agency for Persons with Disabilities ("APD") nearly...

Monday, June 6, 2011

Miami Law continues its tradition of providing a training ground for future attorneys by offering students the opportunity to participate in a variety of on-campus clinics over the summer. The Children and Youth Law Clinic, Health and Elder...

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Miami Law's Human Rights and Immigration Clinics, along with Haitian leaders, faith groups, and family members, participated in a rally last Friday to protest the United States government's decision to deport Haitian detainees. Despite the...

Monday, April 11, 2011

The Human Rights and Immigration Clinics at Miami Law recently appeared before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights in Washington, D.C. to make their case against resuming U.S. deportations to Haiti. Despite the cholera outbreak and...

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Students from the Health and Elder Law Clinic have won over $150,000 in Social Security back payments as well as ongoing monthly income on behalf of their disabled clients this semester. The awards came only after clients were repeatedly...

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

On any given Saturday in West Grove, Miami, you can find residents relaxing in their front yards, playing a game of dominoes under the shade of palm trees or taking leisurely walks around the neighborhood park. Nestled between Coconut Grove...

Monday, March 14, 2011

As part of his involvement with the Tenants' Right Clinic, Miami Law student Ted Massey, 3L, won his first case last month and helped a family stay in their home.

"It's a great, real-life experience," said Massey who successfully...

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