LITIGATION SKILLS

Students performing in a mock trial
Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Miami Law students performing in the Litigation Skills Final Trials

At the end of every semester, the Litigation Skills I and II students conduct their highly anticipated Final Trials, bringing...

International moot court team with Paula Arias
Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Nicoletta Pappas, Paula Arias, Jordan Bayley Williams, and David Scollan

After ten months, 30,000 words of written briefs, countless hours of practice, regional and international rounds, Miami Law’s...

Litigation Skills scholarship recipients
Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Litigation Skills scholarship & award recipients 

Miami Law's Litigation Skills Program recently awarded 13 scholarships to several students who distinguished themselves this past semester with...

2021-2022 Moot Court Board
Wednesday, May 25, 2022

 

2021-2022 Charles C. Papy, Jr. Moot Court Board

Miami Law’s moot court team – the Charles C. Papy Jr. Moot Court Board - continues its upward trajectory of success. It has jumped 13 spots...

Anoosheh Shaikh
Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Commencement Student Speaker: Anoosheh Shaikh

Anoosheh Shaikh has built the bedrock for a solid career over her three years at Miami Law.

The 24-year-old Orlando native worked at Legal...

Weschler Moot team
Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Evan Gilbert, 2L & Savannah Valentine, 2L

Through moot court competitions students get hands-on experience in specific areas of law like criminal law. Miami Law’s team of Evan Gilbert, 2L, and...

Nikki Lewis
Wednesday, April 6, 2022

 

Nikki Lewis Simon, J.D. '99

Nikki Lewis Simon, J.D. ’99, and former adjunct in the litigation skills externship program, spoke at two events held at the University of Miami School of Law...

3L Jose Lopez-Varela and 2L Lauren O’Neil
Wednesday, March 30, 2022

3L Jose Lopez-Varela and 2L Lauren O’Neil 

Miami Law’s Charles C. Papy, Jr. Moot Court team of 3L Jose Lopez-Varela and 2L Lauren O’Neil won “Best Brief,” and O’Neil was named the second place “...

Empty courtroom
Wednesday, March 2, 2022

Now in its 11th year, the Cristol, Kahn, Paskay Circuit Bankruptcy Competition serves as a formal practice for students registered to compete in New York in the Duberstein Moot Court Competition, the premier bankruptcy competition. ...

Yvette Ostolaza
Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Yvette Ostolaza, B.A. '85, J.D. '92

Yvette Ostolaza, B.A. '85, J.D. '92, has come a long way from her early days, growing up in a Cuban American family in Miami. After excelling in high school, she...

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