December, 2019

Most-Read Miami Law News Stories of 2019

Monday, December 23, 2019

Here are some of the most-read stories published on Miami Law’s website during the 2019 year. 1. Miami Law Women President Chosen to Deliver Student Speech at Spring 2019 Commencement 2. LL.M....

Russian Student is Recipient of White & Case/Carolyn B. Lamm Scholarship

Friday, December 20, 2019

Daria Kuznetsova

Russian lawyer Daria Kuznetsova is the recipient of the White & Case/Carolyn B. Lamm Scholarship, allowing her to pursue her LL.M. degree in International Arbitration at Miami Law....

Miami Law Alum Appointed to 11th Judicial Circuit Court

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Dean Anthony Varona, Judge Ramiro Areces, Gov. DeSantis, and Ayana Harris

Governor Ron DeSantis announced a spate of judicial appointments at a press conference yesterday at the...

Ecuadorian Lawyer Selected as Miami Law/Young ICCA Full-Tuition Scholar

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Edgar Andres Bustamante Sierra

Edgar Andres Bustamante Sierra has been named the 2019-2020 Young ICCA Full-tuition Scholarship winner.

Prior to attending Miami Law and pursuing his LL.M. in the...

Startup Practicum Weighs in on SEC Rulemaking, Advocating for Miami Entrepreneurs

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Osaro Qualis and Wifredo Fernandez

During the fall semester, students in Miami Law’s Startup Practicum submitted official public comments to the Securities and Exchange Commission on its latest Concept...

Students Compete in Baseball, Football, Basketball Contract Negotiation Competitions

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Cameron Bonk, Tom Pasquali & Pravin Patel

Next month, six students from the LL.M. in Entertainment, Sports and Art Law program will represent Miami Law at sports contract negotiation competitions in the...

Scholarship & Academic Collaboration with Bogotá Center of Arbitration and Conciliation Chamber of Commerce

Thursday, December 05, 2019

Left to Right: Camilo Narvaez, Jose Pisso, Yasmina Assis, Professor John Rooney, Alejandra Gomez (president of the Young Arbitration Network), Molly Garcia (Center of Arbitration and Conciliation), and Jose Cano...

Litigation Skills Program Awards Scholarships to Top Students

Thursday, December 05, 2019

Professor Lonny Rose, Jordan Saddoris, Alyssa Hernandez, Jeanelle Gomez, Meaghan Goldstein, Octavious Buiey

The Litigation Skills Program recently awarded scholarships and awards to top students...

Students Interview for Jobs at D.C. Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair

Thursday, December 05, 2019


3L Damian Gonzalez, 2L Sarah Lilly, Rachel Kronick-Rothbart, J.D. '96, Sharon Booth and Sara Baez of HOPE & 2L Sana Qamar

Twenty-five students from Miami Law attended the Equal Justice...

Miami Law Faculty Participate in New U-LINK Endeavor on Climate Migration and Retreat

Monday, December 23, 2019

On the Move: Climate Migration and Retreat in South Florida, the Caribbean, and Beyond is the project with team members including: Katharine Mach, associate professor in the Department of Marine Ecosystems and Society at the Rosenstiel...

Environmental Justice Clinic Director Participates in All-Women Research Expedition in Arctic Ocean

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

A few hours ago and about 5,000 miles away, Natalie Barefoot was to set sail in the Arctic Ocean, where the University of Miami lecturer of law will spend an unusual Thanksgiving week snorkeling with orcas and humpback whales feeding on vast...

Alumna Allison Freidin Helps Create The Museum of Graffiti in Miami's Wynwood Neighborhood

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Cofounders Alan Ket and Allison Freidin, J.D. '10 began working on the first-of-its-kind contemporary art museum about 18 months ago. Ket, a well-known graffiti artist, collector, historian, and author of several books about the art form, moved...