LITIGATION SKILLS

judge looking at a computer
Wednesday, August 25, 2021

As the global pandemic descended, a sudden technological shift occurred within the practice of law. Miami Law’s Legal Profession Program at the Center for Ethics and Public Service and the Miami-Dade Trial Lawyers Association...

moot court board
Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Miami Law’s Charles C. Papy, Jr. Moot Court Board was ranked 21st in the nation for the 2020-2021 academic year by Blakely Advocacy Institute at the University of Houston Law Center.

The team increased their ranking by nine...

Rekha Rangarchari and vis moot teammates
Wednesday, May 26, 2021

 Pictured L to R: the 2009 Miami Law Vis Moot team with Diogo Pereira, J.D. ’10, Anna Tumpovskiy, International Arbitration LL.M. '10, Kevin Huber, J.D. ’10, Rekha Rangachari, J.D. '10,...

student with judges from the Third DCA via Zoom
Wednesday, May 26, 2021

 

Kristen Calzadilla with judges from the Third District Court of Appeal via Zoom

Kristen Calzadilla, who graduated from Miami Law in spring 2021, presented oral arguments in the Third...

Curtis Osceola
Wednesday, May 26, 2021

 

Curtis Osceola, J.D. '18

To look at Curtis Esteban Osceola today standing in court in a sharp blue suit, white shirt, and blue silk repp tie, there is little vestige of the skinny 18-year...

Judge Sue Ellen Venzer
Thursday, May 20, 2021

Founded in 2018 and led by the University’s Judge-in-Residence, Miami Circuit Court Judge Ellen Sue Venzer, the program recently received generous support from philanthropist Nancy Hector.

Litigation students on Zoom
Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Litigation Students with Prof. Tamara Lave and Lydia Sanchez

Miami Law's Litigation Skills Program recently awarded nine scholarships to several students who distinguished themselves this past...

Judges Kevin Emas and Ivan Fernandez
Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Judges Kevin Emas, J.D. '82 & Ivan Fernandez, J.D. '92

Ivan F. Fernandez, J.D. ’92, will assume the role of chief judge at the Third District Court of Appeal on July 1, taking the mantle from...

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (April 6, 2021) – The legal industry is waiting with anticipation to get a better understanding of which industries will be ripe for new class action...

Nicole Comparato
Friday, March 26, 2021

Nicole Comparato now works as a commercial litigator at Weil, Gotshal and Manges – one of the biggest and best law firms in the nation. As a second-year attorney, Comparato helped lead the trial team to an $8 million win – and she credits the...

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