September, 2018

Alumnus & Arsht Center VP of Legal, Business Affairs Counsels LLMs on Jobs

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Aric Kurzman, J.D. ‘02, Vice President of Legal and Business Affairs at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, and General Counsel for the Town Square Neighborhood Development Corporation, appeared last Tuesday as a guest speaker for...

A+ Ranking for Public Interest Law Is Timely Prior to HOPE’s 20th Anniversary

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

In the PreLaw Magazine’s Fall 2018 edition, University of Miami School of Law is one of only 12 U.S. law schools to receive an A+ rating for “Top Law Schools for Public Interest Law” in the article “The Best Schools for Doing Good.”...

Specialized LL.M. Helps Legal English Proficiency – Prepares Foreign Lawyers for Success

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Studying for an LL.M. degree in the U.S. can be intimidating, especially for attorneys from other countries who have had little exposure to the American legal system. While a few law schools offer a summer program on the American system, Miami...

Professor Michele DeStefano Publishes Book on Achieving Success in Changing Legal Landscape

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

In her new book, Legal Upheaval, Professor Michele DeStefano lays out the trifecta for success in a changed legal landscape: creativity, collaboration, and innovation. DeStefano, a former marketing executive, now a professor at Miami Law and...

Clinic Partnership Has Helped Homeless Veterans Gain Benefits Over $3 Million

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

University of Miami Law graduates have helped South Florida's homeless and at-risk Veterans collectively receive more than $3 million in benefits. An agreement between Miami Law's Health Rights Clinic and the nonprofit Purpose Built Families...

Recent Graduates Share Thoughts on HOPE Public Interest Experience

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

As Miami Law prepares to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the HOPE Public Interest Resource Center, Linet Suarez, JD ’17, and Kelly Shami, JD ’16, share their thoughts on how HOPE shaped their law school experiences and their career paths....

Colombia’s Best and Brightest Come to Miami Law via Partnerships with Top Law Schools

Thursday, September 06, 2018

As part of Miami Law’s commitment to attracting the brightest legal minds abroad and strengthening bilateral cooperation in legal education, the School has partnered with some of the best law schools and associations in Colombia. 


Alumnus Danny Hertzberg Excels in Both Innovation and Community Service

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Danny Hertzberg, a luxury real estate agent at The Jills®, brings an innovative approach to utilizing digital platforms to sell homes. Hertzberg, a Miami Beach native, completed a joint J.D./M.B.A. degree at the University of Miami...

Miami Law Alumni Team Up to Create a Unique Apparel Company

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

In an exciting journey since attending the University of Miami in the 1990's, both Christine Gudaitis, J.D. '01, and Brett Prieur, J.D. '01, have come full circle, back to their love of South Florida and its culture. The pair has designed...