July, 2017

1 of 14 Summer Fellows Advocates for LGBTQ Community at Lambda Legal in NYC

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

The HOPE Public Interest Resource Center’s Fellows Program grants stipends and provides support to dedicated law students who spend a summer serving marginalized populations through unpaid internships at non-profit and governmental organizations...

Microsoft/Hispanic Bar Chooses 7th Miami Law Student as IP Law Institute Scholar

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

James Valencia

A cold war has raged in the brain of James Valencia since high school.

The left side, entrenched in math and science, marches steadfastly toward a career in medicine. The right side stayed busy...

PREP Visits with the Bankruptcy Bar for Spring and Summer Legal Ethics Presentations

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Each semester the Professional Responsibility & Ethics Program visits local bar associations to provide legal ethics seminars. This Spring, PREP presented at the Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida, alongside three...

3L Theodore Sandler Builds Legal Citation App for Mac Computers

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Theodore Sandler, who goes by his Hebrew name, Tuvia, studied Talmudic law in Yeshivas in the United States and Israel for more than five years, preparing him in many ways for law school. But there is one thing that no one can prepare for - legal...

Miami Law Alumnus Michael Higer Takes Reins as Florida Bar President

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Lawyers in Florida have a new leader - Michael Higer, a South Floridian has taken over as the Florida Bar's 69th president.

Higer is in his first month of a one-year term leading the 104,000 lawyers in the...