May, 2022

Thomson Reuters Selects Student's Article on Copyright Law as Best Law Review Article

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Logan Sandler, J.D. '22

Logan Sandler, who graduated in May 2022, had his law review article chosen by Thomson Reuters (West) as one of the best law review articles related to entertainment law, publishing,...

Litigation Skills Program Announces Spring 2022 Scholarship & Award Winners

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Litigation Skills scholarship & award recipients 

Miami Law's Litigation Skills Program recently awarded 13 scholarships to several students who distinguished themselves this past semester with...

Top 20 in Trial Advocacy, Moot Court Team Ranks #17 in 2021-22

Wednesday, May 25, 2022


2021-2022 Charles C. Papy, Jr. Moot Court Board

Miami Law’s moot court team – the Charles C. Papy Jr. Moot Court Board - continues its upward trajectory of success. It has jumped 13 spots...

A Ukrainian Student at Miami Law in Her Own Words

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Ukrainian law student Tetiana Tsurkovska

In January, Tetiana Tsurkovska came to Miami Law from Kyiv, Ukraine, to enroll in Miami Law's White and Case International Arbitration LL.M., a natural step to...

International Arbitration LL.M. Alumni Feature – Arda Barlas, J.D./LL.M.’20

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Arda Barlas, J.D./LL.M. '20

Name: Arda Barlas

Country of Origin: Turkey

Year of J.D./LL.M.: 2020

Law School(s) attended: University of Miami School of Law, Yeditepe University,...

Professor Corbin Publishes Several Op-Eds on Roe v. Wade with NBC

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Professor Caroline Mala Corbin

Professor Caroline Mala Corbin, Dean’s Distinguished Scholar, has published several op-eds with NBC in the past month, including Eight Legal Reasons to Dislike Justice Alito’s...

Immigration Clinic Students Uncover Startling Inhumane Conditions at Florida Detention Center

Monday, May 23, 2022

Immigration Clinic students (left to right) Ivan Rudd 2L, Alejandra Gonzales 2L, Daniel Valentin 2L, Christin Swanepoel 2L, Benjamin Brooks 2L, & Carolina Gonzalez 2L


Professor Sharpless Takes Reins for Experiential Learning at Miami Law

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Rebecca Sharpless and Kele Stewart

Miami Law's top-ranked experiential learning programs transition with a change in associate deans as outgoing Professor Kele Stewart looks back at the milestones and...

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 ...

International Arbitration LL.M. Alumni Feature : Maria Torres, LL.M.’18

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Maria Torres, LL.M. '18

Name: María Torres

Country of Origin: Colombia

Year of LL.M.: 2018

Law School(s) attended: Externado de Colombia University & University of...

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...

First Generation Pakistani American is Student Commencement Speaker

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Commencement Student Speaker: Anoosheh Shaikh

Anoosheh Shaikh has built the bedrock for a solid career over her three years at Miami Law.

The 24-year-old Orlando native worked at Legal Services of...

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...

Michael Chiorazzi Grabs Top Honor from the American Association of Law Libraries

Wednesday, May 04, 2022

Michael Chiorazzi

The American Association of Law Libraries named Associate Dean for Information Services Michael G. Chiorazzi as one of four Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award winners, the...

Miami Law Professor JoNel Newman Elected Chair of UM Faculty Senate

Wednesday, May 04, 2022

JoNel Newman

The University of Miami Faculty Senate has elected JoNel Newman, a professor of law and director of the School of Law Health Rights Clinic, chair of the body for the upcoming one-year term....

Miami Law Offers Free Online Summer Legal Academy for Diverse Undergraduate and High School Students

Wednesday, May 04, 2022


In its third year, Miami Law is offering its Summer Legal Academy three-week program to expose diverse high school and college students to the law school experience to open a window to pursuing careers in the...

Experts in Business, Tech and IP Law Selected to Join UM’s Academic Innovation Fellows

Wednesday, May 04, 2022

Professor Michele DeStefano and Marcia Nadine Weldon, and Dean Greg Levy

A cohort of staff and faculty members selected as the University of Miami’s Presidential Academic Innovation Fellows are working...

U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Adalberto Jordan, J.D. '87, is Spring 2022 Commencement Speaker

Tuesday, May 03, 2022

Judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, Adalberto Jordan, A.B. '84, J.D. '87

The University of Miami is proud to welcome Judge Adalberto Jordan as the School of Law’s spring 2022...