students participating in the FDI Moot via Zoom
Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Students participating in the FDI Moot competition via Zoom

Preparing for an international moot court competition is demanding enough in a typical year. Participants at Miami Law – the only...

International Moot Court team with Paula Arias
Wednesday, November 11, 2020

In 2010, Miami Law became the first university in the United States to establish an International Moot Court Program. While moot court has long been a critical staple in virtually every American law school, never before was there a...

International Moot Court team with Paula Arias
Wednesday, October 7, 2020

International Moot Court team with Paula Arias

The International Moot Court team of 2Ls Estefania Lalinde and Alessandro Diaz-Barandiarian and 3L Beatriz Garcia recently participated in its first-...

Maritime Moot Team
Wednesday, August 5, 2020


Natalie Whitacre, Maria Belen Villavicencio, and Anna Lena-Simon

In spite of the disruptions and challenges posed by the COVID-19 outbreak, Miami Law’s Maritime Moot Team—made up of...

Meredith Shea
Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Meredith Shea, J.D. '20

Meredith Shea revels in challenges, from polo grounds to higher education.

This year’s chosen spring commencement speaker for the class of 2020 (ceremony now...

Miami Law moot team
Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Miami Law team with Zacarias Quezada, J.D. / LL.M. '16, in the middle

A team from the International Moot Court Program —made up of 2L’s Rachel Ruffalo and Matthew Slootsky and 3L’s Harold Dantes-...

African Nazarene University School of Law moot team
Wednesday, November 20, 2019

African Nazarene University School of Law moot team

Three social media platforms launch in a country, attracting millions of followers. Two years later, the government blocks operations, accusing...

FDI Moot artwork
Wednesday, November 6, 2019

The Foreign Direct Investment International Arbitration Moot is one of the most prestigious gatherings of academics and practitioners from around the world to discuss developments and gain a greater understanding of growing...

Diogo Pereira talking to students
Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Diogo Pereira, J.D. '10, speaking to law students and faculty

The Lava Jato scandal in Brazil, which implicated hundreds of individuals and politicians across Latin America in bribery...

Students and Paula Arias at the moot competition
Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Meredith Shea (2L), Leticia Mora (co-coach), Prof. Paula C. Arias, Natalia Jaramillo (2L), and Romney Manassa (2L)

Second-year law students Meredith Shea, Natalia Jaramillo, and Romney Manassa...