ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

Professor Jessica Owley
Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Professor Jessica Owley

Professor Jessica Owley has assumed the new role of faculty director for Environmental Law Program at Miami Law.

As director, Owley will enhance Miami Law’s academic...

Professor Owley and students in Madrid
Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Follow students in the University of Miami School of Law and their law professor, Jessica Owley, as they file daily dispatches from the United Nations COP25 climate change conference in Madrid.

Jessica Owley
Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Professor Jessica Owley 

If you ask Jessica Owley to recall her favorite protest anthem, she happily breaks into song:  

"There once was a union maid, she never was...

Annie Brett
Thursday, August 27, 2020

Annie Brett, J.D./Ph.D. '17

Fresh off two-year fellowships at Stanford’s Center for Ocean Solutions and as a fellow at the World Economic Forum Center for the 4th Industrial Revolution through a...

Elizabeth Fata Carpenter
Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Elizabeth Fata Carpenter, JD ’16

Miami Public Interest Scholar and alumna Elizabeth Fata Carpenter, JD ’16, seems to have cracked the code for “walking the walk” when it comes to public interest...

Jessica Owley Teaching a Class
Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Environmental attorney Jessica Owley has been a lifelong advocate for the preservation of land and wildlife. She is now educating the next generation of lawyers in the nuances of environmental law, a rapidly evolving field at a time when South...

van on flooded street in south fl
Monday, December 23, 2019

On the Move: Climate Migration and Retreat in South Florida, the Caribbean, and Beyond is the project with team members including: Katharine Mach, associate professor in the Department of Marine Ecosystems and Society at the Rosenstiel School;...

Prof. Jessica Owley and Miami Law students
Thursday, December 5, 2019

Three students from University of Miami School of Law professor Jessica Owley’s UN negotiations class are in Madrid for the first week of the summit, where “they will have the unique opportunity to see how an international treaty is negotiated...

Students in the Water Resources Policy Program
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

“Absolutely loving the trip so far!” writes rising 3L Nicholas Andonie.

Andonie is writing from Hanoi, Vietnam, where he is on a month-long program that commingles science and law: Water Resources Policy: China and Vietnam....

Annie Brett
Wednesday, May 16, 2018

As the University of Miami’s first JD/PhD in Environmental Science and Policy graduate student, Annie Brett entered uncharted territory when she began a joint degree at UM. However, as a natural explorer, Annie was confident about this new...

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