ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

As academics, advocates, and policymakers navigate the transition away from fossil fuels to clean and renewable energy sources, and policies emerge within this transition, stakeholders are debating how to include issues of equity...

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Monday, November 16, 2020

As season five of the Miami Law Explainer, the law school’s podcast where expert faculty dive into the headlines, draws to a close, we are hard at work at next season’s show. In the meantime, more than 75 episodes are available to...

Andrew Carter
Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Andrew Carter, J.D. '06

Andrew Carter, JD ’06, accepts that we will be engaging in an “existential fight” for the environment for the rest of his life. However, he feels it’s a battle that we just...

Jason Clark
Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Jason Clark,3L

Growing up in Broward County as the son of two environmental scientists, 3L and HOPE Fellow Jason Clark always had a passion for the environment, whether fishing in South Florida’s...

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...

city pollution
Wednesday, June 3, 2020

In 2017, Forbes magazine ranked Miami as the No. 1 worst city for renters to live. The Federal Department of Housing and Urban Development reported that Miami had the country’s highest rate of "worst-case need" renters -- those who...

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