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Marcelyn Cox

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Marcelyn Cox

Marcelyn Cox, B.A., J.D.
Assistant Dean, Career Development

Telephone: 305-284-5301   |   Office: A117
E-mail: mcox@law.miami.edu


Marcy Cox is the Assistant Dean of Career Development at the University of Miami School of Law. Dean Cox has been a member of the law school community for 14 years. Prior to joining UM, Dean Cox practiced law in both Los Angeles and Miami. She received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Southern California, a law degree from Boalt Hall School of Law at the University of California, Berkeley and a Master of Fine Arts in Film from the University of Miami. While in California, Dean Cox was an active member of the community, serving on the University of Southern California Women's Athletics Board of Directors and as the Vice Chair of the Los Angeles County Bar Association's Juvenile Justice Committee.

Dean Cox is active in the legal career professionals network and has held numerous leadership positions within NALP – the National Association for Law Placement. She has served as President, member of the Board of Directors, Chair of the Diversity Section, Chair of the Audit, Investment and Nominating Committees, Vice Chair of the Conference Planning Team, and Liaison to the ABA Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Profession. She has also served as the President of the South Florida Association for Law Placement, Chair of the Southeastern Law Placement Consortium, and a member of the Florida Bar Committee on Professionalism and the Florida Memorial College Board of Visitors.