LCOMM

Three 1L students
Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Morgan Anisman, Christin Swanepoel, and Teodora Maftei

In a semester like no other, Miami Law’s 379 incoming 2020 students in the J.D. program are proving to be the most efficient, resilient, and...

Prison cell
Thursday, April 30, 2020

Breaking down barriers to legal services is one of the goals of Miami Law's HOPE Public Interest Resource Center. Through a new partnership with Exchange for Change, a nonprofit serving the incarcerated, Miami Law students are using...

Elizabeth Montano
Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Elizabeth Montano, 3L

Third-year law student Elizabeth Montano was recently named a 2019 Law360 Distinguished Legal Writing Award winner.  Montano, who serves as Editor-in-Chief of the ...

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...

Nicole Chipi
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Recent Miami Law graduate Nicole Chipi won the 2018 Brown Award for Excellence in Legal Writing for her paper, “Eat Your Vitamins and Say Your Prayers: Bollea v. Gawker, Revenge Litigation Funding, and the Fate of the Fourth Estate.” Chipi...

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Judges from the First District Court of Appeal held court for Miami Law students at the University of Miami Shalala Student Activities Center last week. Judge James R. Wolf, J.D. ’75, Chief Judge L. Clayton Roberts,  and Judge...

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Jill Barton and Rachel H. Smith, Professors of Legal Writing and Lecturers in Law, recently presented at the 2014 Biennial Conference for the Legal Writing Institute, the second largest organization of law professors in the United States....

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Professor of Legal Writing and Lecturer in Law Jennifer Hill participated in the 2014 Educating Advocates: Teaching Advocacy Skills conference at Stetson University College of Law. She was part of a panel presentation on “Taking Advocacy Out...

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Professor of Legal Writing and Lecturer in Law Jennifer Hill recently participated in the 2014 Educating Advocates: Teaching Advocacy Skills conference at Stetson University College of Law. The theme of the conference was "Teaching in the...

Friday, May 9, 2014

Professor of Legal Writing and Lecturer in Law Rachel Stabler’s article, “What We’ve Got Here is Failure to Communicate: The Plain Writing Act of 2010” will be published in the summer issue of the Journal of Legislation. The article...

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