HOPE

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Drew Aiken, JD ’12, was recently awarded a grant from the Fulbright Program to examine the impact of customary law on women in several different tribes in Namibia. Aiken first became interested in Namibia while a student at Miami...

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Catherine Dorvil, JD ’09, puts her beliefs into action every day. As a commercial litigator at Hogan Lovells, Dorvil engages in exciting and high-level legal analyses; however, while many litigators may be content with securing victories for...

Monday, March 3, 2014

Wilfredo Fernandez and Alex Calle

As students listened to the many stories Assistant U.S. Attorney Wilfredo Fernandez shared from his 23 years at the U.S. Attorney’s Office, outbursts of laughter and the occasional cringe...

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Jake and Leah Mueller with their child in Nepal. (Photo: Miami Law) 

When someone thinks of practicing law, few imagine Mount Everest or the rolling plains of India. But in the beautiful country of Nepal, you'll find...

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Home is where the heart is, and HOPE Public Interest Fellow Scott Cummings spent his summer helping to mend the hearts of low-income residents faced with home foreclosure at the Consumer Law Unit of the Broward County Legal Aid Service (LAS...

Monday, August 19, 2013

Miami Law students playing dominoes with residents of the Hebrew Home of South Beach. (Photo: Miami Law) 

More than 300 students gathered on The Bricks early in the morning on Thursday, August 15, to participate in...

Monday, August 5, 2013

When the phone rings at work, most of us answer with a friendly "Hello." But call Miami Law HOPE Fellow James Slater during business hours this summer, and you may be greeted with "Zdravstvuyte." No, that is not a typo – it is the Russian...

Monday, August 5, 2013

Ask David Miller what he is working on this summer at the U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations or PSI and good luck getting a straight answer – "I am not at liberty to divulge the targets or the specific nature of any of the...

Monday, July 8, 2013

When it came to deciding what to do this summer, Miami Law 2L Kimberly Carpel says she wanted to do something meaningful and help make someone's life better. She's getting the opportunity to do so at the Americans for Immigrant Justice in...

Friday, May 24, 2013

Miami Law students Leah Weston and Chip McGinley. (Photo: Provided to Miami Law)

How are attorneys contributing to pro bono efforts around immigration, family law, and housing in Miami? What are some of the obstacles...

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