September, 2014

Consul General of Israel Visits Miami Law and Discusses Legal Challenges of Israel in the International Arena

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Eric Katz, Michelle Abeckjerr, Brittany Fayne, Lauren Weber, Consul General Chaim Shacham, Rafael Yaniz, & Ellen Kruk

The Consul General of Israel, Chaim Shacham, recently spoke to law students at Miami Law regarding...

Victor Hanna, JD ’14, Lights Up Stanford University, Renewably

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Even though Victor Hanna just graduated a few months ago, he is already off to a very promising start to what can only be an exceptionally successful career.

Professor Felix Mormann spotted the bright star in his Energy Law and...

Miami Law’s Military Law Society Hosted 9/11 Remembrances; New Student Veterans of America Chapter Announced

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Chris Kuhn, Felix Perez, Robert Klock, Stephanie Hocke, COL Noel Pace, Nick Esser

Miami Law’s Military Law Society held a discussion panel on Thursday, September 11, to commemorate the memory of the victims of the...

Michael Posner Discusses Business and Human Rights at the 4th Annual Louis Henkin Lecture

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Professor Bernard Oxman, Alice Henkin, Dean Patricia D. White & Michael Posner 

Michael H. Posner visited Miami Law last week to deliver a powerful address about the growing importance of the connection between...

International Moot Court Team Finds Success in Spanish-Only Competition in Peru; Student Named Best Oralist

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Miami Law’s International Moot Court Program sent a team of four students to Lima, Peru last week where they participated in an international commercial arbitration moot competition -- Competencia Internacional de Arbitraje...

Miami Law Sweeps Local Awards

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

The University of Miami School of Law has been honored this week with the naming of eleven alumni, faculty, and administrators to two prestigious local awards.

Assistant Dean of Career Development Marcy Cox was named as one of...

Recent Miami Law Graduate Wins Prestigious Marine Policy Fellowship

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Andrew Rubin, JD ’14, has been selected by the Sea Grant program of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to receive a John Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship in 2015. The fellowship provides a unique educational opportunity...

Alicio A. and Nirma Piña Honor Judge Federico Moreno with Endowed Scholarship

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Alicio A. Piña, J.D.’90, and his wife, Nirma have established an endowed scholarship to recognize and honor the public service of former Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida Federico A. Moreno, J.D...

Miami Law Presents 4th Annual Louis Henkin Lecture on Human Rights featuring Michael Posner

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

Miami Law will be hosting the 4th Annual Louis Henkin Lecture on Human Rightsfeaturing Michael Posner, Professor of Business and Society at NYU’s Stern School of Business.

His lecture, "Examining Human Rights and Global Business –...

Sarah Klein takes the Gold at Massachusetts Institute of Technology Entrepreneur’s Bootcamp

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

Sarah Klein and her team took first place at last weekend’s inaugural MITx Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp Competition with Klein’s original pitch “UpLook, A Startup Concept to Turn Fashion Blogs into Retail Outlets.”

Charged as a...

Miami Law Dedicates the Hilarie Bass Bricks

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

Reflecting on her days as a new Miami Law student, Hilarie Bass remembers the panic she felt over being called on in class, the dread of checking her grades, and the aha! moment when she withstood a withering drilling in her elements of law class...