Katie Phang
Thursday, September 23, 2021

Katie Phang, J.D. '00

Katie Phang, J.D. ’00, credits Miami Law’s Litigation Skills program with getting her career off to a strong start. “I wanted to be a trial lawyer standing in front of the...

MCAF artwork
Thursday, September 23, 2021

With class actions and multidistrict litigation cases on the rise, three Miami firms focusing on trial, appellate, and class action law teamed up to support the annual Miami Law Class Action & Complex Litigation Forum. The...

Litigation Skills team members
Thursday, September 23, 2021

Lydia Sanchez, Yailin Nuñez, Jeannie Jontiff, J.D. '95, and Adys Pena (photo by Joshua Prezant)

The Litigation Skills Program has been a hallmark of Miami Law since trial advocacy started as a...

Yvette Ostolaza
Thursday, September 23, 2021

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...

Ashley Vazquez
Thursday, September 23, 2021

Ashley Vazquez, 3L (photo by Joshua Prezant)

Ashley Vazquez has always been fiercely driven and unfailingly empathetic. She has logged a young lifetime working with homeless women in Los Angeles'...

Sara Gonzalez-Rothi
Thursday, September 23, 2021

Environmental law covers many areas or practice, including air, water and sea pollution, responsible land use, endangered species, and social justice. Here are four Miami Law alumni who are making a difference in their fields.


Prof Jessica Owley
Thursday, September 23, 2021

Professor Jessica Owley (photo by Joshua Prezant)

Professor Jessica Owley is committed to providing local, national, and global learning opportunities for students in Miami Law’s Environmental Law...

Oliver Felsenstein
Thursday, September 23, 2021

Oliver Felsenstein, LL.M. '91

Oliver Felsenstein, LL.M. '91, vividly remembers his first Miami Hurricanes football game. He had just arrived from Germany to study comparative law when his friends...

graphic depicting networking
Thursday, September 23, 2021

Victor A. Mayorga, J.D. 14, is one of the many Miami Law graduates who have advanced their careers in international law through opportunities provided by the Juncadella Corporate Counsel Group, an informal networking group for in-...

Robin Kaptzan
Thursday, September 23, 2021

Robin Gerofsky Kaptzan, B.B.A. '82, J.D. '85

Robin Gerofsky Kaptzan, B.B.A. '82, J.D. '85, says she didn't plan on becoming an international lawyer – it just happened. In 1997, she moved to Hong...