students sitting around a table
Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Alfredo Dally, Peter Sitaras, Rayaan Hossain, Scott Eichhorn, Nicolas Geraci, Austin Booth, Michelle Adams

One avenue to gain experience in business and corporate law is via Miami Law's Investor...

Students who received cy pres scholarships
Wednesday, December 8, 2021

(Top) Abril Montero Dokser, Sam Sachs, Lily Liu; (Bottom) Stacey Shenderov & Katherine Johnson 

Miami Law was named the recipient of a $20,000 cy pres distribution from a class-action...

Zoom call with students
Thursday, November 4, 2021

In collaboration with the Public Investors Advocate Bar Association, student interns in the summer Investor Rights Clinic met with the staff of U.S. senators and representatives to educate members of Congress on critical issues...

Investor Rights students
Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Yelan Escalona, 3L (top left); Katie Johnson, 2L (top right) and Andrea Ochoa Lozano, 3L (bottom). 

In mid-February, a little over a month before a scheduled three-day arbitration hearing against a...

Teresa Verges
Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Teresa Verges

Teresa J. Verges, Miami Law’s Investor Rights Clinic director, recently received the 2020 Public Investors Advocate Bar Association Outstanding Service Award. This award is given...

courthouse building
Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Five years ago, a small group of investors who suffered staggering financial loss at the hands of a financial adviser sued the brokerage firm that provided the advisor with the tools to trade highly risky options and futures on...

Scott Eihcorn with student
Thursday, May 21, 2020

Associate Director, Scott Eichhorn and Katie Black, 2L, Investor Rights Clinic Intern

When Thomas and Joanne Colgan lost their retirement savings in a fraudulent investment scheme, they thought...

Investor Rights Clinic students
Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Sarah Lilly (2L), Arda Barlas (2L), and Katie Black (2L) argued a FINRA arbitration case in the Fall 2019 semester

When Thomas and Joanne Colgan lost their retirement savings in a fraudulent...

IRC students, Teresa Verges and client
Wednesday, November 20, 2019

IRC students, Teresa Verges and client Theresa Taylor

Last September, 3Ls Taylor Bandy, Brooke Nelson, and Theodore O’Brien – student fellows with Miami Law’s Investor Rights Clinic – traveled to...

Teresa Verges and clinic students
Friday, May 10, 2019

Brooke Nelson (2L), Taylor Bandy (2L), Matthew Bacon (2L), Teresa Verges (Clinic Director)

Investor Rights Clinic Fellows and rising third-year students Matthew Bacon, Taylor Bandy, and Brooke...