Office of External Affairs (OEA)

Stephanie CoxMiami Law's Office of External Affairs is overseen by Stephanie Cox, Assistant Dean, External Affairs.

The office promotes Miami Law and works to advance the school's reputation and identity as one of the country's leading law schools. For general inquiries contact, for specific needs, see contact information below.

Media Inquiries, News & Photography Requests

Media Relations communicates information regarding the Law School's achievements, faculty research, programs, and events to the local, regional, national, and international news media. This group also puts out a Daily News Briefing.

CONTACT SkippDirector of Media Relations and Public Affairs, for:

  • Media Inquiries and Faculty Experts
  • Stories, News and Photo coverage of events
  • Press Releases & Media Advisories
  • Obtain Photos of Faculty/Campus
  • Request Permission for Video/Photography on Campus

Website Requests

Web and Digital Communications manages and updates the Miami Law website - for any web requests and updates.

Members in this group include:

Lauren A. Beiley, Director of Online Communications and Marketing
Josh Vega, Assistant Director for Web Services

Digital Design, Marketing

Web and Digital Communications also handles digital design projects such as eNewsletters, eComms, and creates digital graphics and banner ads. 

CONTACT for assistance with:

  • Marketing – Digital and Print
  • Any Digital Design Request (E-mails, websites)

Members in this group include:

Josh Vega, Assistant Director for Web Services
Lauren A. Beiley, Director of Online Communications and Marketing

Social Media

This group provides assistance with marketing and manages the law school's official social media pages. for any requests and updates.

Members in this group include:

Jonathan Kavalos, Assistant Director of Digital Strategy

Publications & Print Design

Publications designs Miami Law Magazine as well as brochures, pamphlets, invitations, flyers, ads, posters and banners. (All design conforms to the University of Miami's official visual identity policy. Other departments should not attempt to design print or electronic materials.) for assistance with any print design request.

Members of this group include:

Elizabeth Estefan, Senior Graphic Designer and Project Manager
Patricia Moya, Senior Graphic Designer
Michelle Valencia, Director of Communications

Event Planning, Conferences & CLE

The Office of Events and Conferences is available to assist in planning all details of events.

CONTACT this group at for assistance with:

  • Coordinating Room Reservations
  • Catering
  • Budgeting
  • Arranging Facilities and AV support
  • Securing CLE Credits for Events
  • All other aspects of event planning

Event Support Request Form
Conference & Symposium Request Form
Dean’s Attendance at Event Request Form
Event Survey Form

Members of this Group Include:

Annette Hugues, Director, Office of Events & Conferences
Sabrina Segura, Conference Manager, Office of Events & Conferences
Camila Alfonso, Event Planner