HOPE

students at DCI
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Without a right to an attorney on many post-conviction relief matters, individuals who are currently incarcerated are left to advocate for themselves without any legal training. In order to equip them with the tools they need to present...

HOPE students with the Guardian ad Litem people
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

After two weeks of final exams and late-night studying, Miami Law students were eager to take a 4-week hiatus from classes and schoolwork during winter break. Many students used this time to reset: relaxing on the beaches of Key Biscayne,...

HOPE student
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Students who are selected and participate in the Miami Scholars Public Interest Program effect change and advocacy throughout campus, the community and worldwide. Take a look at how current Miami Scholars have made impacts...

2018 summer public interest fellows
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Clio - a cloud-based legal practice management platform designed to increase efficiency in law firms - partnered with the HOPE Public Interest Resource Center to fund summer public interest fellowships for three law students this past summer...

HOPE 20th anniversary artwork
Monday, December 3, 2018

The HOPE Public Interest Resource Center’s 20th Year Celebration took place on campus on October 10, 2018. The event included the culmination of their week-long online auction to raise funds for summer public interest fellowships for law...

Angel Sanchez
Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Florida’s Voting Restoration Amendment is a ballot initiative that would allow people who have paid their debt to society to earn back the eligibility to vote. Restoring a person’s eligibility to vote once they’ve fulfilled their obligations...

pre law magazine cover
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

In the PreLaw Magazine’s Fall 2018 edition, University of Miami School of Law is one of only 12 U.S. law schools to receive an A+ rating for “Top Law Schools for Public Interest Law” in the article “The Best Schools for Doing Good.”...

Linet Suarez and Kelly Shami
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

As Miami Law prepares to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the HOPE Public Interest Resource Center, Linet Suarez, JD ’17, and Kelly Shami, JD ’16, share their thoughts on how HOPE shaped their law school experiences and their career...

Students at the Miami Rescue Mission
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

For the 19th consecutive year, incoming Miami Law students spent their first day of law school orientation giving back to the local community through HOPE Day of Service, organized by Miami Law’s HOPE Public Resource Center. Over 375 1Ls and...

Alexis Bay
Tuesday, August 7, 2018

This summer, HOPE Public Interest Resource Center granted HOPE Fellowships to 19 law students who are immersed in delivering services and promoting access to justice across the United States.  

Among this summer’s fellows is 2L...

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