PUBLIC INTEREST

Joy Purcell
Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Joy Purcell, J.D. '08

Joy Purcell, JD’ 08, senior attorney at the U.S. Department of Education in the Office of Civil Rights, jumped at the opportunity to assist unaccompanied minors in reunifying...

Daniela Torres and Laura Silva
Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Daniela Torres, 2L, and Laura Silva, 3L 

Miami Law has a strong focus in public interest and social justice and this was recognized when the prestigious law firm of Squire Patton Boggs honored two...

Carrie Bettinger-Lopez with President Biden
Tuesday, August 3, 2021

President Joe Biden with Professor Bettinger-López

The White House has appointed Caroline Bettinger-López as a Special Advisor on the White House Gender Policy Council, charging her with assisting...

Thursday, July 29, 2021

 

Innocence Clinic students with Craig Trocino (top middle)

Photo courtesy of goodmiami.com...

Timothy Loftus
Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Timothy Loftus, J.D. '21

Timothy Loftus, M.D., J.D. ’21, joined the law school as the Health Disparities Project Fredman Family Foundation Practitioner-in-Residence and Lecturer July 1.

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Haley Moss
Wednesday, July 28, 2021

 

Haley Moss, J.D. '18

When Haley Moss was nine years old, her parents told her she was like Harry Potter – different, but a hero, nonetheless. It was their way of explaining to the young...

zoom screen shot of students and professor smiling about victory
Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Pictured Clockwise: 2L Angelina Petrosova, Professor and Immigration Clinic Director Rebecca Sharpless, 3L Olivia Parise, and 2L Jose Ortega

A class action lawsuit of Miami Law's Immigration Clinic...

Lesly Pourcely & Mary Miller
Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Lesly Pourcely & Mary Miller, rising 3Ls

The Manne Family Foundation recently made a gift to the HOPE Fellows Program to support Miami Law students who work within the public sector during the...

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

T-ROC founder and CEO Brett Beveridge GRAD YEAR greeted 18 of the 25 students, imparting some words of wisdom, and then gifted them the laptops and laptop backpacks. (Photo credit: Manny Hernandez)...

Law Review book
Wednesday, June 2, 2021

As the first step in facilitating the discourse required to bring racial discussions to the forefront, the University of Miami Black Law Students Association and the University of Miami Law Review collaborated on a special...

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