Prof. Kathleen Claussen
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Professor Kathleen Claussen

Professor Kathleen Claussen was recently invited by Oxford University Press to serve as one of three editors-in-chief of the Journal of International Economic Law...

Supreme Court building
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

The third branch of federal government is the least democratic and political by constitutional design. Nevertheless, the judicial appointments process for U.S. Supreme Court justices has become one of the most partisan of Washington spectacles—as...

Supreme Court nominee
Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Amy Coney Barrett, the federal appellate judge nominated by President Donald J. Trump to fill the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s seat on the Supreme Court, is headed toward what could be the quickest confirmation process in recent history. The Senate...

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...

Ruth Bader Ginsberg
Monday, September 21, 2020

Like most of the world, community members at the University of Miami School of Law learned of Ginsburg’s death on Friday. Here, in an exclusive interview, some of them offer their insights on the life and legacy of the jurist whom Supreme Court...

Prof. Bernard Oxman
Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Professor Bernard Oxman

Professor Bernard Oxman, director of Miami Law’s LL.M. in Maritime Law, will serve as a judge ad hoc of the Special Chamber constituted by the International Tribunal for the...

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...

Pedro Freyre, J.D. ’74
Thursday, September 3, 2020

Pedro Freyre, J.D. ’74

Akerman international practice chair Pedro Freyre, J.D. ’74, brings his global expertise to Miami Law's Introduction to U.S. Law course to the incoming class of foreign-...

Artwork for Symposium
Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Discussing civil rights challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, “Defending and Promoting Civil Rights in a Time of Coronavirus” is a virtual half-day symposium on September 17, hosted by Miami Law, in partnership with the Civil...

Osamudia James
Thursday, August 27, 2020

Professor Osamudia James

In her new dual roles as associate provost for diversity, equity, and inclusion within the University of Miami Office of Faculty Affairs, and associate dean for diversity,...