MIAMI SCHOLARS

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Whales, dolphins, and porpoises are not the typical clients that come to mind when thinking about the practice of law. However, Natalie Barefoot, J.D. ’05, has dedicated her work to protecting the rights and habitats of these...

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Mitchell Feld, JD '08

When Mitchell Feld, JD ’08, began his internship at the Council for Children’s Rights after his 2L year at Miami Law, he had no idea that he would be directing the program eight years later...

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Zachary Ludens, JD '14

To say that Zachary Ludens, JD ’14, is committed to pro bono work is an understatement. Less than two years out of law school, Ludens has already shown his dedication to use his law degree...

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

James Michael Shaw, JD '03

From the radio station to the courtroom, Miami Law alumnus James Michael Shaw Jr.’s engagement in civil rights spans multiple venues.

His interest in defending constitutional...

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Stephanie Rosendorf loves a tussle, and she even made a sign reading I WANT TO BE A LAWYER in first grade.

Rosendorf, a Civil Rights Project Fellow with Miami Law's Center for Ethics & Public Service, was part of the...

Thursday, November 19, 2015

There are some lawyers who are consumed by righting the wrongs a client has experienced. They work tirelessly to channel their frustration about systemic flaws into advocacy to improve a client’s situation.

Miami Law alumnus Kevin...

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Alumni, faculty, staff and students gathered at the School of Law last week to dedicate the Laurie Silvers and Mitchell Rubenstein Hall.  The E building, which houses some of the law school’s award-winning clinics, was renamed in a...

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Caroline McGee, 3L, comes from a family of lawyers but it wasn’t until McGee worked with the underserved in Central America that she was inspired to go to law school.

McGee received her B.A. in Spanish Language and Literature from...

Friday, September 11, 2015

The Miami Scholars Public Interest Program  kicked off the year with a welcome luncheon, featuring 46 Miami Scholars and Assistant Dean Marni Lennon  and HOPE Public Interest Resource Center Assistant Director Sharon Booth.

Miami...

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Michael Deutsch, rising 3L, Miami Scholar, and third-generation University of Miami law student, has an innate optimism that remains as strong entering his last year of law school as it was when he decided to attend. “I have always viewed...

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