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Office of External Affairs: Communications & Events

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Miami Law's Office of External Affairs promotes Miami Law legal events, news and works to advance our reputation and identity as one of the country's leading law schools. Services include:

News, Photography & Media Relations

Media Relations communicates information regarding the Law School's achievements, faculty research, programs, and events to the local, regional, national, and international news media. This group also puts out a Daily News Briefing.

Contact this group for requests on press releases, stories and news and photo coverage of events:

Catharine Skipp
Director of Media Relations and Public Affairs
305-284-9810 or 305-773-5801

Web Requests, Digital Design and Marketing

Web and Digital Communications manages and updates the website, handles digital design projects such as eNewsletters, and creates digital graphics and banner ads. It also provides assistance with marketing and manages social media pages.

Contact this group for assistance with marketing, updating a web page or photo or any digital design request.

Web Requests & Updates
For any web requests and updates, please e-mail

Lauren A. Beiley
Director of Online Communications and Marketing

Roland Liwag
Associate Director of Digital Communications and Web Development

Publications & Print Design

Publications designs Miami Law Magazine as well as brochures, pamphlets, invitations, flyers, ads, posters and banners.

Contact this group for assistance with any print design request. (All design conforms to the University of Miami's official visual identity policy. Other departments should not attempt to design print or electronic materials.)

Michelle Valencia
Director of Production

Patricia Moya
Senior Graphic Designer

Elizabeth Estefan
Project Manager & Senior Graphic Designer

Office of Events & Conferences

The Office of Events and Conferences is available to assist in planning all details of events. The staff offers guidance in coordinating room reservations, catering, budgeting, arranging facilities and AV support, and other aspects of event planning.

Contact the Office of Events and Conference at for assistance. To request an event, please fill out an Event Request and Checklist Form.

Annette Hugues
Director, Office of Events & Conferences

Sabrina Segura
Conference Manager, Office of Events & Conferences