May, 2020

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Real Property Development LL.M. Program Celebrates Graduates Virtually

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Michael Ricci & Mahalaxmi Subramanian

The pomp and circumstance were missing, but the milestone of the accomplishment wasn't, as the ceremony went forward virtually for the graduates of the Robert...

Miami Law Offering Summer Course - “COVID-19: Lawyering in a Pandemic”

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

The University of Miami School of Law is offering an online summer course, “COVID-19: Lawyering in a Pandemic.”

The for-credit class will include two components: a doctrinal 2-credit course, taught by a different faculty...

Recent Graduate Awarded Prestigious Justice Catalyst Fellowship with Texas Civil Rights Project

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Alexis Bay

Recent graduate Alexis Bay, an active participant in Miami Law’s HOPE Public Interest Resource Center, was selected to receive the highly competitive Justice Catalyst Fellowship, a project-based...

Passion for International Law Takes Miami Public Interest Scholar to Supreme Court of Israel

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Maia Dombey

Maia Dombey, a Miami Public Interest Scholar and recent graduate, entered Miami Law with a determination to broaden her commitment to international law and international human rights.

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April, 2020

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Professor Known for Innovation in Research and Teaching Leads Transition to Online Learning During Pandemic

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Professor Michele DeStefano

Professor Michele DeStefano, Founder and Director of LawWithoutWalls, the 10-year-old part-...

Bankruptcy Clinic Addresses Pandemic-Related Financial Needs

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Franco Della Torre & Mitchell Weller

The Eleanor R. Cristol and Judge A. Jay Cristol Bankruptcy Pro Bono Assistance Clinic partnered with the Dade Legal Aid/Put Something Back program to provide...

Alumna is Chief Diversity Officer and Shareholder at One of Largest U.S. Law Firms

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Nikki Lewis Simon, J.D. '99

Nikki Lewis Simon, J.D. ’99 and adjunct in the externship/litigation program, is a commercial litigator with more than 20 years of experience. She is a shareholder and primarily...

Four Distinguished Alumni Judges Receive Awards from Law Alumni Association

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Marie Mato, JD ’99, Judge Monica Gordo, J.D. '99, Dean Anthony E. Varona, Jason Kairalla, JD ’02 and Dan Newman, JD ’91

Four prominent Miami Law graduates were honored by the Law Alumni Association on March...

March, 2020

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Best Oralist Win at FL Bar National Tax Moot Court Competition

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Third-year students Gabrielle Hasner and Mark Miskolczi 

In 2020, for the first time, the Charles C. Papy Jr. Moot Court Board attended the prestigious National Tax Moot Court Competition hosted by the...

Environmental Justice Clinic Wades into Climate Change

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Environmental Justice Clinic Interns Bethany Blakeman and Gabriela Falla along with EJC Director Natalie Barefoot at the Underwater Homeowners Association Focus Group Meeting

Climate change, the effects of...

Miami Law Inaugurates Esports Course

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Hal Biagas, Executive Director, North American League of Legends Championship Series Players Association

Hal Biagas, the executive director of the North American League of Legends Championship Series Players...

Miami Herald’s Julie K. Brown Honored with Hoeveler Award

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Julie K. Brown

Miami Law's Center for Ethics and Public Service chose to honor Miami Herald investigative reporter Julie K. Brown with the 18th annual William M. Hoeveler Award. The prestigious prize...

February, 2020

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International Law Expert Discusses Historic Bolivian-Chilean Maritime Case

Friday, February 28, 2020

Keith Wold, LL.M. '17, Claudio Grossman, Jennifer Heller Wold, Professor Bernard Oxman, and Dean Anthony Varona

International and humanitarian law expert Claudio M. Grossman presented the lecture, “The...

Harnessing Community Lawyering + Advocacy + Real Estate Skills Help Residents Hold Back West Grove Gentrification

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Daniela Tagtachian, Mysun Foundation Fellow, Miami City Commissioner Ken Russell, and Daniela Cimo

In a 104-year-old church on the corner of Charles Avenue and Hibiscus Street, more than 100 people fill the...

HOPE Workshop Offers Reflections on Gandhi’s Lessons for Positive Social Change

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

2L Gitanjali Howard, Rev. Nathaniel Robinson, Sumita Chatterjee & Daniela Tagtachian

Last year was the 150th birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, the Indian lawyer and activist who helped the world’s second-...

PREP Presents at Local Bar Associations - Topics Range from Disaster Recovery and Technology to Cannabis

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Ten Stallings, Katelin Stephens, Tesneem Shraiteh, and CBA President, Paul John Scanziani, Esq.

Miami Law’s Professional Responsibility & Ethics Program returned to both the South Miami-Kendall Bar...

January, 2020

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Miami Law Review Symposium Addresses Electoral Influences

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

"What Swings the Vote? The Influence of the U.S. Legal System and the Media on Presidential Elections" is the focus of the 2020 University of Miami Law Review Symposium on Friday and Saturday, February 7 and 8, on the Coral Gables...

Students Benefit from 2-Week Sports Law Exchange Program with University of Florence

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Students from the University of Florence 

Students from the University of Florence have arrived at Miami Law for the start of a joint curricular program focusing on comparative sports law in...

Immigration Clinic’s Ten-Year Legacy

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

In the decade since the University of Miami School of Law Immigration Clinic opened its doors, the advocacy center has defended countless individuals against deportation, advocated for immigrant survivors of violence, and unaccompanied...

Law Students Work with Social Workers to Do Holistic Child Advocacy

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Clinic students with client; Maxine Latremoille

Seven years ago, Maxine Latremoille began as a social work intern in Miami Law's Children & Youth Law Clinic and never left. After graduating with her...