STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS

Caitlyn Burnitis, 3L
Wednesday, March 25, 2020

The number hit Caitlyn Burnitis like a ton of bricks, bringing her close to tears. 

Human trafficking, she learned, ensnares more than 24 million victims worldwide, many of them children of all ages. 

“That’s what was most...

Ben Ferencz
Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Ben Ferencz

The question Ben Ferencz would like to ask every single person – lawyer and laypeople alike -- at the end of every day is this: what did you do to improve the lives of mankind today?...

artwork for symposium
Tuesday, January 28, 2020

"What Swings the Vote? The Influence of the U.S. Legal System and the Media on Presidential Elections" is the focus of the 2020 University of Miami Law Review Symposium on Friday and Saturday, February 7 and 8, on the Coral Gables...

Montrece McNeill Ransom
Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Montrece McNeill Ransom

Montrece McNeill Ransom delivered a talk, “How Does the Law Affect Public Health?” to a lunchtime crowd at Miami Law, which was sponsored by the Health Law Association. She...

Federal Bar Association students
Wednesday, October 2, 2019

The fate of many cases rests in the courtroom, and knowing how to navigate this environment professionally and tactfully can make all the difference between success and failure in litigation. Who better to teach future attorneys the...

Harvey Levin
Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Harvey Levin

The latest salvo in Operation Varsity Blues came recently when “Full House” star Lori Loughlin pleaded not guilty to charges leveled in the college bribery scam, according to Harvey...

OUTLaw students
Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Throughout its history, OUTLaw has succeeded in creating visible spaces for Miami Law’s LGBTQ+ students and allies, and this past year the student organization has made significant impacts.

“This year, OUTLaw has been the...

OUTLaw students in front of the gender-neutral bathroom
Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Cutting the ribbon in front of the new gender-neutral bathroom

For some members of the LGBTQ+ community — trans, gender non-conforming, genderqueer, and nonbinary individuals — going to the...

Dave Grutman and Vivek Jayaram
Monday, February 4, 2019

Dave Grutman, the ubiquitous Miami-based hospitality entrepreneur and restaurant owner known for Liv, Story and Komodo nightclubs, hosted a conversation about “Hospitality, Entrepreneurship, and the Law” in front of 100+ students with an...

Stephanie Carman
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

The Miami office of Hogan Lovells has teamed up with the University of Miami School of Law’s student organization, Miami Law Women, to host a lunchtime panel event titled “Women in Big Law: A Conversation with Hogan Lovells Attorneys.” The...

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