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Thursday, February 10, 2011

Former state legislator Jorge Rodriguez-Chomat, JD '74, was formally sworn in recently as a Miami-Dade circuit judge. The Havana native served in the state House of Representatives from 1995-1999. He also served as chairman of the joint...

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Miami Law alumnus Senator Marco Rubio, JD '96, attended a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting last week to introduce fellow Miami Law alumna Kathleen Williams, JD '82, for the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida in Miami...

Friday, February 4, 2011

Jeff Cazeau, JD '02, can be found practicing law, attending board meetings or training for his first marathon, often in the same day. Born in Haiti, he was three when he moved to New York. Accepted to the prestigious Bronx High School of...

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Born and raised in Miami, Suzanne Perez, JD '00, feels a strong connection to her community. She graduated with a degree in political science and communications from Florida State University and viewed law school as a "natural fit" for her...

Friday, January 21, 2011

Lyan Fernandez, BA '75, JD '79, moved to the United States from Cuba at the age of seven. She was fortunate to have a father who picked himself up and started a business, instilling in his children the importance of education and hard work...

Friday, January 14, 2011

Miami Law mourns the passing of Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Maynard "Skip" Gross, JD '67, who died unexpectedly on January 12, 2011.

Gross, who was known for his friendliness, was elected to the bench in 1994, succeeding Judge Alfonso C...

Monday, January 10, 2011

Just days after sitting for the Florida Bar Exam, Jeff James, JD '09, hit the ground running as a new hire at the Law Offices of Carlos J. Martinez, Public Defender for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida (PD-11). His position as an...

Monday, January 10, 2011

Just days after sitting for the Florida Bar Exam, Jeff James, JD '09, hit the ground running as a new hire at the Law Offices of Carlos J. Martinez, Public Defender for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida (PD-11). His position as an...

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Christopher Lomax, BM '05, JD '08, is as comfortable playing the trumpet in a concert hall as he is speaking in a courtroom. As an undergraduate at UM, Lomax studied music and entertainment and took nearly half his courses in the School of...

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