Andrew Graykowski and Daniel Robinson
Wednesday, September 29, 2021

3Ls Andrew Graykowski and Daniel Robinson

Third-year Miami Law students Andrew Graykowski and Daniel Robinson were recently named the winners of the University of Miami’s inaugural Health Law...

Joy Purcell
Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Joy Purcell, J.D. '08

Joy Purcell, JD’ 08, senior attorney at the U.S. Department of Education in the Office of Civil Rights, jumped at the opportunity to assist unaccompanied minors in reunifying...

Client after being sworn in as a U.S. citizen
Tuesday, May 11, 2021


Client Rocio Cabrejos being sworn in as a U.S. citizen

Even though Rocio Cabrejos survived brain cancer twice, endured two rounds of brain surgery and other intensive treatments, the...

social security card
Wednesday, November 11, 2020


The Health Rights Clinic at the University of Miami School of Law has stacked an impressive streak of wins in the Fall semester for their underserved clientele. The clinic won five Social Security cases for clients who had...

Emely Sanchez
Wednesday, July 22, 2020


Emely Sanchez, a rising third-year law student who received her Master’s in Public Health in 2018, is spending her summer internship at the center of the pandemic universe. She is combining her law and healthcare...

human hands
Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Stephanie Parrado has never met Franck, a Haitian immigrant who came to Miami by boat a year before the massive earthquake in 2010 that devastated his homeland. But for the past year, the University of Miami law school student has delved into...

Melissa Swain
Friday, November 15, 2019


Melissa Swain

Melissa Swain, Associate Director of the Health Rights Clinic and Lecturer in Law, attended the first Regional Congress (Conference) of Law School Clinics in Latin America...

Health Rights Clinic students with clients
Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Health Rights Clinic students with their clients and Melissa Swain

Three cheers for Miami Law’s Health Rights Clinic for three recent wins.

“These are the first clients these students have...

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Omar Del Olmo, Marisel Marrero, Joseph Vargas, Lietty Mejias

A group of J.D. and J.D./LL.M. students in this summer’s Health Rights clinical course share a similar legal journey with one another –...

law students with client
Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Health Rights Clinic students with client

The Health Rights Clinic at Miami Law recently won new hearings of three Social Security disability claims at the federal district court in Miami.