May, 2022

UM Spotlights Four from Miami Law in UM’s 30 Under 30 Feature

Wednesday, May 18, 2022


Sara Klock, Alessandria San Roman, Haley Moss & Adriana Baez

The University of Miami Alumni Association honors 30 outstanding young alumni for making impressive strides in their professions and their...

Miami Law Holds Bankruptcy Skills Workshop

Wednesday, May 18, 2022


The University of Miami School of Law provides a unique look into navigating consumer bankruptcies in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida at the 32nd Bankruptcy Skills ...

Bankruptcy Clinic Students Close Decade-Long Case

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Client's house that was saved by the Bankruptcy Clinic

After years of effort, the Eleanor R. Cristol and Judge A. Jay Cristol Bankruptcy Pro Bono Assistance Clinic recently successfully completed the longest...

Second-Generation 'Cane Graduates from Miami Law and Steps Forward into Legal Career

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

David Prieto

David Prieto is Miami-born and bred, and it is the city of his future, he believes. The 25-year-old graduated from the College of William and Mary, in Williamsburg, Virginia, with a dual degree...

April, 2022

For the First Time in Miami Law's History, Five Women Lead All Law Reviews

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Kayla Bokzam, Maggie Marquart, Megan Norris, Ashley Rahaim & Alyssa Vincent

The editors-in-chief of all five law reviews at Miami Law are women for the first time.

"It is a testament of...

Patricia Redmond, J.D. ’79, Bankruptcy Clinic Director, Elected Chair of American College of Bankruptcy – First Woman to Hold Position

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Patricia Redmond, J.D. '79

Patricia Redmond, J.D. ’79, was recently elected chair of the American College of Bankruptcy Board of Regents – the first woman to hold this position. Redmond, who directs Miami...

Hands-on Externship in Alcohol Law and Startup Clinic Leads Alumnus to Secure Position

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Rocky Vazquez, J.D. '21

Miami School of Law alumnus Rocky Vazquez credits much of his current success to his time at the University of Miami. Vazquez has a “sincere appreciation” for the Miami Law faculty,...

Miami Law and Partners Host Symposium on Holistic Approaches to Gender Violence

Wednesday, April 27, 2022


Reem Alsalem, Melissa Scaia, Interim Dean Nell Jessup Newton, Kalliope Mingeirou, Gloria Estefan, Denisse Córdova Montes

In April 2022, the Human Rights Program and...

March, 2022

Immigration Clinic Students Win Release of Mother Held in Shocking Jail Conditions

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Immigration Clinic students Ashley Plotkin, Abbey Schultz, & David Mancia-Orellana

Students with an interest in immigration law and litigation get hands-on experience in the Immigration Clinic. Clinic...

Miami Law Team Wins Best Brief and Second Place Best Oralist Award at First Amendment Moot Court Competition

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

3L Jose Lopez-Varela and 2L Lauren O’Neil 

Miami Law’s Charles C. Papy, Jr. Moot Court team of 3L Jose Lopez-Varela and 2L Lauren O’Neil won “Best Brief,” and O’Neil was named the second place “Best...

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

This year's in-person and virtual 2022 Global Entertainment & Sports Law + Industry Conference will focus on Miami as an epicenter for tech and necessary to today's industry attorneys, including esports in...

CABA Elects Miami Law Alumni to its Board of Directors

Thursday, March 24, 2022

The Cuban American Bar Association CABA is the premier bar association committed promoting equality; increasing diversity in the judiciary and legal community; fostering respect for the law; preserving high standards of integrity,...

February, 2022

Health Care Law Externship Leads to Successful Legal Career in the Field

Wednesday, February 23, 2022


Jennifer Prevatte Jordan, J.D. ’12

Double Cane and Miami Law Alumna, Jennifer Prevatte Jordan B.A. ’06 and J.D. ’12, is empowering women and families in both the legal and business...

New Course Highlights Benefits of Legal Skills for Real Estate Developers

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

RPD course participants

The University of Miami School of Law’s Robert Traurig-Greenberg Traurig LL.M. in Real Property Development program launched a new course, “The Development Process from the Developer’...

“International Arbitration and EU Law: Still on a Collision Course?” Lecture at Miami Law

Wednesday, February 23, 2022


The series, hosted by Miami Law's White & Case International Arbitration LL.M. Program and International Arbitration Institute will be held on Wednesday, March 2, 2022, in person and virtually from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m...

Miami Law’s Technology Law Club Hosts Conversation with Crypto Trailblazers

Thursday, February 17, 2022

Technology law is alive and well at Miami Law. The school's Technology Law Club hosted a discussion regarding the thought process behind cryptocurrency implementations relating to both corporations and municipalities and the legal...

January, 2022

Miami Law Review Annual Symposium:

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

What are the legal effects of technology companies' movement away from Silicon Valley and into cities like Miami, and what role will attorneys play in shaping intellectual property and technology law's regulatory landscape...

Miami Law Establishes Endowed Scholarship in Memory of Surfside Victim Nicky Langesfeld, J.D. ’19

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Nicky Langesfeld, J.D. '19

Miami Law has established an endowed scholarship in memory of Nicole “Nicky” Langesfeld, J.D. ’19, thanks to a generous $100,000 donation from her law firm, Reed Smith LLP....

Innovation and Tech at Miami Law- First Law School in U.S. with NFTs Course

Saturday, January 22, 2022

Students participating in the NFTs course

The University of Miami School of Law is the first law school in the country to offer a course in non-fungible tokens, or NFTs, through its Entertainment, Arts, and...

Faculty Receive Awards, Shine at 2022 AALS Annual Meeting

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Professors Anthony Alfieri, Kathleen Claussen, Charlton Copeland, Elizabeth Iglesias, Dean of Students Janet Stearns, and Professor Francisco Valdes

Faculty and staff from Miami Law were represented at...