PUBLIC INTEREST

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

When it comes to pro bono work, Miami Law has a lot to celebrate.

The American Bar Association recently presented the HOPE Public Interest Resource Center with the 2011 National Achievement Award in Public Interest. HOPE was honored...

Friday, October 7, 2011

Students from Miami Law's Professional Responsibility and Ethics Program (PREP) – Daniel Casamayor, Matthew Friendly, and Candice Lazar – recently presented an interactive ethics and technology program at the Dade County Bar Association's...

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Two dozen Miami Law faculty and alumni will be recognized next week for their donations of legal expertise to the Ensuring Equal Justice Pro Bono Initiative. The program, developed by Public Defender Carlos J. Martinez, JD '90, creates a...

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

The Center for Ethics and Public Service (CEPS), along with the Coconut Grove Ministerial Alliance, will host the first annual Community Health and Education Fair at the Esther Mae Armbrister Park, located at 236 Grand Avenue on Nov. 12,...

Monday, September 19, 2011

The Miami Scholars program, a staple of Miami Law's public interest community, recently welcomed 18 exceptionally dedicated students to its expansive professional network, which includes public interest and pro bono attorneys, upper-class...

Monday, September 19, 2011

HOPE Public Resource Center, along with Empowered Youth Neighborhood (EY) – a local nonprofit organization which provides support and resources for inner-city, 'at-risk' boys between the ages of 13 and 18 – will host a volunteer information...

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

The Center for Ethics and Public Service (CEPS) at Miami Law and the Education Advocacy Clinic at Florida International University (FIU) have joined forces to develop the Education Rights Initiative – a collaborative clinical effort aimed at...

Monday, August 15, 2011

Miami Law's HOPE Public Interest Resource Center sent 350 law students to 20 sites across Miami-Dade County through the Annual HOPE Day of Service last Thursday, August 11th. HOPE seeks to instill a pro bono spirit in Miami Law students by...

Friday, August 12, 2011

This week, Miami Law's HOPE Public Interest Resource Center was presented with the 2011 National Achievement Award in Public Interest at the annual American Bar Association meeting. The Law School Division of the ABA honored Miami Law for...

Monday, August 1, 2011

Miami Law's HOPE Public Interest Resource Center will send hundreds of law students to various sites across Miami-Dade County through the Annual HOPE Day of Service on Thursday, August 11th. HOPE, a Public Interest Resource Center seeks to...

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