April, 2018

Renowned Brazilian Judge Sérgio Moro of

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

The Brazilian judge whose office spearheaded a massive corruption and bribery investigation said that his country’s legal system and democracy are stronger as a result.

Judge Sérgio Moro...

Professor James Nickel Considers the Future of Human Rights at Louis Henkin Lecture

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

James W. Nickel, renowned Professor of Philosophy and Human Rights, spoke at the 6th Annual Louis Henkin Human Rights Lecture. His talk, titled “What Future Human Rights?” was half review and assessment, half “fortune teller” predictions for the...

Students Simulate $30 Million Purchase and Sale of Minor League Baseball Team

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Accomplished sports industry Senior Partner Attorneys Charles Baker and Irwin Raij worked with students in the hypothetical purchase of a baseball team as part of Professor Peter Carfagna’s experiential learning short course, “Purchase and Sale...

Arizona Supreme Court Justice Clint Bolick Discusses Judicial Activism

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Arizona Supreme Court Justice Clint Bolick gave a lecture arguing in favor of increased judicial activism in the United States as a guest of the Miami Law's student organization, the Federalist Society.


PREP Visits Estate Planning Council to Explore Issues Ranging from Diminished Capacity to the Ethical Embrace of Technology

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Miami Law’s Professional Responsibility & Ethics Program recently presented a CLE that explored legal ethics dilemmas arising in trust and estate law to the Estate Planning Council of Greater Miami. PREP fellow Marissa Shulman, and interns...

Path to Real Estate Law from J.D. to LL.M. to Professor: Miami Law’s Triple Play

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Growing up in Ohio, Shahrzad Emami's dream version of Miami featured sunny beaches and Caribbean beats, with a high-spirited streak.

Shahrzad Emami

"I saw Miami as a vibrant young...

Friends of Everglades - Marjorie Stoneman Douglas' Organization – Bestowed Hoeveler Award

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Miami Law's Center for Ethics and Public Service chose the Friends of the Everglades to receive the 16th annual William M. Hoeveler Award. The prestigious prize celebrates extraordinary members of the bar and bench, as well as leading nonprofit...

From The Keys to FL Farmland – Spring Breakers Provide Legal Assistance to Hurricane Afflicted Communities

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

After Hurricane Irma devastated South Florida, the HOPE Public Interest Resource Center, working with Miami Law's student-led Public Interest Leadership Board, was determined to create opportunities for law students to help impacted communities...

First-Hand Advocacy: Clinic Fellows Travel to D.C., Push for Investor Rights on Capitol Hill, at SEC

Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Investor Rights Clinic Fellows Daniel Guernsey and Andrew Zuckerman met with the commissioner of the Securities Exchange Commission and spent time with Congressional staffers on a recent trip to Washington, D.C., with the director of Miami Law’s...

Alumna Tackles Larger Social Justice Issues through Work in Local Government

Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Former Miami Scholar Stephanie Rosendorf, J.D. ’16, was no stranger to politics and government when she came to Miami Law.  Before she enrolled, Rosendorf served as a Legislative Intern for State Representative Mark Pafford, volunteered with...

Albert Jan van den Berg Reflects - 60 Years of NY Convention, Successes and Shortcomings

Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Professor (Dr.) Albert Jan van den Berg, founding partner at Hanotiau & van den Berg, the world-class international arbitration boutique firm, spoke at the third annual Carolyn Lamm/White & Case International Arbitration Lecture at Miami...

Leadership and Service Guide Alumna and City Attorney for Coral Gables

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Miriam Soler Ramos, B.S. ’99, J.D. ’02, has dedicated her entire 16-year legal career to public service, beginning at the Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office after graduating from the University of Miami School of Law. “I gained invaluable trial...