July, 2018

Miami Law International Arbitration LL.M. Students Work in Arbitral Institutions Around the Globe

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Students of Miami Law’s White & Case International Arbitration LL.M. Program put their knowledge of international commercial and investment arbitration to the test, as they embarked on various summer internships with prestigious arbitral...

Equipped for Tax Planning Career from Intl Moot Court Know-How + Tax LLM

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Belkenia Candelario took her hands-on learning to the highest levels participating in the International Moot Court Program, the Tenants’ Rights Clinic and the J.D./LL.M. in Tax program at Miami Law. She was also part of the Inter-American Law...

Professor Irwin Stotzky’s New Book on Haitian Refugees and the Rule of Law

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Professor Irwin Stotzky’s new book, Send Them Back, was released last week by Carolina Academic Press.

Professor Irwin Stotzky

Send Them Back tells part of the story of a remarkable...

In D.C. Former Math Teacher Turned HOPE Fellow Combats Disparities in Juvenile Justice System

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

This summer, HOPE Public Interest Resource Center granted HOPE Fellowships to 19 law students who are working to fill the access to justice gap across the United States. Among this summer’s fellows is 3L Miami Scholar Daniel Pollitt....

PREP Presents Ethics to Miami-Dade County Attorneys and Public Defenders

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Miami Law’s Professional Responsibility & Ethics Program develops interactive continuing legal education ethics trainings that are designed to facilitate discussion with practicing attorneys about cutting-edge ethical issues. This spring PREP...

“Living Law” Mini Lectures Launch New Students into Real-Life Legal Issues

Monday, July 23, 2018

During fall 2018 orientation, entering J.D. and LL.M. students get a taste of their legal journey to come via “Living Law Talks”- a series of dynamic, short faculty lectures. On August 10, the mini lectures will give students an opportunity to...

Miami Law Mourns the Passing of Greenberg Traurig Founder Robert H. Traurig, J.D. ‘50

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

   Robert H. Traurig, considered to be the “Father of Miami Land Use Law” and the “Dean of Zoning,' died on July 17,2018 at the age of 93.

The Miami Law alumnus, for whom the LL.M. in Real Property...

Graduate Lands Coveted Job Via Miami Law's Participation in Prestigious NYC International Interview Program

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Brazilian attorney Marshall Felipe Hasson traveled to New York City last year to attend the prestigious International Student Interview Program, or “the NY Job Fair” as part of the White & Case International Arbitration LL.M. program. ...

Distance Learning Option Made LL.M. in Real Property Development Possible for `18 Graduate

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

“I have several degrees,” says Joe Ivey, LL.M.`18. “However, from my undergrad to my Masters to my J.D., the RPD LL.M. is by far the most practical education I’ve ever had.”

Joe Ivey, LL.M. '18...

Student 1 of 50 to Participate in TV Academy Foundation’s Program - Interns at HBO

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

University of Miami School of Law student Camila Pedraza, a J.D./LL.M. candidate in Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law, has been selected to participate in the Television Academy Foundation’s 2018 Internship Program....

Cannabis, Lawyer Well-Being and Technology in Demand: PREP Answers the Call in South Miami and Partnership for Professionalism Dinner

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Each semester the Professional Responsibility & Ethics Program visits local bar associations to provide customized legal ethics seminars on a variety of topics. This spring PREP students visited with the South Miami-Kendall Bar Association,...

Faculty Weigh in on Trump's SCOTUS Nominee

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

If he is confirmed, Brett M. Kavanaugh, the conservative federal appeals court judge nominated by President Donald J. Trump to fill Justice Anthony M. Kennedy’s seat on the Supreme Court, would almost certainly shift the ideological balance of...