Dean's Circle Members

We extend our deepest gratitude to our generous Dean’s Circle family of donors whose philanthropy demonstrates exemplary commitment to the University of Miami School of Law.

Through their moral and financial support, Dean’s Circle members ensure the health of the annual fund, the scholarship fund and programmatic activities at the law school. They make it possible for the School of Law, its students, and faculty to pursue excellence while creating positive, lasting impact locally and around the world.

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University of Miami School of Law Dean's Circle

The following honor roll of donors acknowledges the generous support of Dean’s Circle members during the fiscal year of June 1, 2017 to May 31, 2018*.



Compass Lexecon
FTI Consulting, Inc.
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Lydia Harrison 
The Mysun Charitable Foundation
Our Kids of Miami-Dade/Monroe, Inc.
Keith S. and Silvia Rosenn


Cole, Scott & Kissane, P.A.
    Richard P. Cole
    Joe T. Kissane AB '82  JD '85The Honorable Manuel A. Diaz JD ’80
Florida International Bankers Association, Inc.
Harry and Bessye Rosenberg Charitable Trust
    Lawrence E. Glick BBA '51  JD '54
The Lipton Foundation
    Susan L. Lipton AB '67  JD '70
Alicio A. (JD '90) and Nirma H. Pina
Herbert E. (JD '56) and Barbara Saks
Tripp Scott, P.A.


Aronovitz Law
       Tod Aronovitz JD '74
Connecticut Lawyers Association
Luis F. de la Aguilera AB ’81
Falk, Waas, Hernandez, Cortina, Solomon & Bonner, P.A.
Fanny & Stephen Rosenak Foundation
Richard G. Greenstein JD '80
Huntington National Bank
David W. Ichel
Jerry S. Theophilopoulos, P.A.
    Jerry S. Theophilopoulos JD '95
Juan J. Gutierrez Mayorga
Milton L. Cohen & Norma M. Cohen Family Foundation Inc.
    Bruce E. Cohen BBA '80
Michael (JD '67) and Irene G. Nachwalter
Sheldon B. Palley, Attorney at Law
    Sheldon B. (BBA '56  JD '57) and Myrna B. (BED '56) Palley 
Rust Consulting, Inc.
Wicker, Smith, O'Hara, McCoy & Ford, P.A.
    Nicholas E. Christin BBA '70  MS '71  JD '74  LLME '78
Jeanne M. (JD ’81) and Todd A. Widger JD ’81


Avvo, Inc.
Brown Charity Foundation, Inc.
Cobb Family Foundation, Inc. 
    The Honorable Charles E. and The Honorable Sue M. Cobb JD ’78
C.R. Resorts, L.L.C.
Thomas Davison JD '85
Chad J. Fischer
Gunster, P.A. 
Frances R. Hill
Kenny Nachwalter, P.A.
MGM Resorts Foundation
Joseph H. (JD '78) and Gail D. (JD '79) Serota
Jose E. Sirven JD '81
Jaret N. Turkell LLMP '05


Alan Lash PA
     Alan D. Lash JD '85
Alayon & Associates, P.A. 
     Martha L. (AB '81) and Richard A. (BBA '81  MBA '82  JD '85) Alayon 
Emerson L. Allsworth BBA '48  JD '52
Eric N. Assouline JD '97
Rosemary Barkett
Howard J. (JD '79) and Gina L. Berlin
Black, Srebnick, Kornspan & Stumpf, P.A.
Broward County Hispanic Bar Association
Gary M. Carman JD '74
Community Foundation of Broward
Robert E. Dooley JD '53
Daniel J. Spiegel Family Foundation
          Daniel J. Spiegel JD '69  LLM '72
David N. Rosner Charitable Foundation, Inc.
         David N. Rosner
Docusolutions LLC
Kevin Doolan
Lynda W. Fadel JD '86
Marc A. Fajer
Rob Walker Freer JD '74
Ellen C. (JD '78) and Philip P. Freidin
Gautier & Hasty P.L. 
         Marian L. Hasty MBA '79  JD '93  LLME '94
         William L. Gautier JD '96
Bruce L. (AB '69  JD '72) and Deborah A. (BED '72) Glaskin 
Allison M. Brede Green BSC '09  JD '14 and Jeremy B. Green MD '06
Arnold M. (BBA '51  JD '55) and Barbara J. Grevior
Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen P.A.
Elliott E. Harris JD '66
Richard A. Hauser JD ’68
Ken C. (JD '83) and Hillary S. (MS '82  PHD '82) Hoffman
John M. Hogan JD '77
Amir A. Isaiah LLMT '01  LLMP '07
Michael R. Jenks JD '70 and Stephanie L. Bandy JD '99
Jonathan R. Friedland, P.A.
       Jonathan R. Friedland JD '94
Kahn-Carlin Insurance, A Risk Strategies Company
    Laura Traeger
Kenneth M. (JD ’86) and Rema J. Kaleel
Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton, P.A.
    Kenneth R. Hartmann JD '86
    John W. Kozyak, DLW '03
    Gail A. McQuilkin MBA '84  JD '92
    Harley S. Tropin JD '77
Law Offices of Virginia Easley Johnson, P.A.
Alan J. Leiman JD ’92
Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith, P.A.
    Gary S. Lesser JD '92
LSN Partners, LLC
     Alexander P. Heckler JD '01
    Marcelo Llorente, Esq.
Ramsey G. Ludington JD '52
Alvin I. (JD '59) and Nancy G. Malnik
Martin and Jane Greenberg Foundation, Inc.
    Martin F. (JD '68) and Jane Greenberg
Jose E. (BBA '62  JD '65) and Mary A. Martinez
Mariela A. (BSC '97) and Ricardo M. (AB '97) Martinez-Cid 
The Maurice R. and Corinne P. Greenberg Foundation, Inc.
    Maurice R. and Corinne (BBA '49) Greenberg 
McLuskey, McDonald, & Hughes LLP
James M. (JD '89) and Norma C. (JD '90) Meyer
William D. Motherway JD '92
Needle & Ellenberg, P.A.
    Andrew Needle JD '77
Daniel S. ( JD ’91) and Stefanie Newman 
Esther F. (JD '95) and Roger Panitch
Robert E. (JD '76  LLMT '77) and Jeanne A. Panoff
Marshall R. Pasternack
Alexander Penelas JD '85 and Lilliam Arrarte-Penelas 
Javier Perez-Abreu JD '85
Portnoff Law Associates, Ltd.
Jack Reise JD ’95
Frank M. Robbins JD '52
Francine M. Rose
Charles L. (JD '64) and Nanette R. (JD '67) Ruffner
Charles F. Sansone JD '65
H. T. Smith, Jr. JD '73
Leland E. Stansell JD '61
Thomas R. Spencer P.A. 
    Thomas R. Spencer AB '66  JD '69
Themis Bar Review
The Honorable John W. (JD '77) and Melinda S. (AB '73  MED '74  JD '78) Thornton 
Tropic Mechanical
U.S. Legal Support, Inc.
Ana VeigaMilton BSEE '87  JD '93 and Cecil J. Milton BBA '92
Norman M. (AB '82  JD '86) and Deborah Waas
Patricia D. White and James W. Nickel
Harold E. Wolfe LLMT '79
Donald J. Wolfson JD '76
Robert Zarco JD '85
Zebersky & Payne, LLP
    Edward H. Zebersky JD ’91
    Todd S. Payne AB '84   JD '89  


The Honorable Jonathan Goodman JD '83  
The Honorable Paul Siegel BS '58  JD '62



Zachary R. Parkins JD '12
Xifen Yu JD ’09


Christina Guzman BSC '06 JD '09


Paul W. Burke JD '07
Emily F. Horowitz AB '03   MS '08  JD '12    
Michael E. Levine JD '13
Daniel S. Nathan, Esq. JD '11
Pavageau Law, P.A.
Juliana Pavageau LLMI '13
Lauren L. Schewel JD '14 and Abraham Rubert-Schewel JD '14
Sean J. Siperstein, Esq. JD '11
Laura E. Wade JD '10

*Last updated as of September 30, 2017.

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