Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Miami Law alumnus Raul Aguila, a 25-year government attorney and dedicated public servant, has never looked back. After 23 years as an Assistant City Attorney in Miami Beach, Aguila was unanimously appointed Miami Beach’s City Attorney in...

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

For Lex-Jordan Ibegbu, law as a career seemed like a natural choice – even though, as he notes, “I didn’t see too many lawyers around when I was growing up.”

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Tuesday, December 22, 2015

The Florida Bar has named Michael J. Higer, J.D.’85, president for 2017. The Miami Beach native will be sworn in at the Florida Bar Convention in Orlando in June to lead the more than 100,000 member organization.

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Alumnus H.T. Smith tells 900 graduates at the 2015 fall commencement to chase their dreams.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

University of Miami trustee and alumnus H.T. Smith Jr., who withstood “the withering cold of Jim Crow” to become one of Miami’s most distinguished lawyers and civic leaders, will be the speaker at the University’s fall commencement ceremony on...

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Inspired by people in Washington, D.C. who had all the “cool” jobs, Thomas Hart, JD ’10, decided to pursue a legal education. Hart searched diligently for schools that had a range of public interest programs, professors with practical...

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Judge A. Jay Cristol, who graduated from the University of Miami School of Law in 1959, and is Chief Judge Emeritus of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida, recently made a $2 million commitment to create the Judge...

Thursday, November 19, 2015

There are some lawyers who are consumed by righting the wrongs a client has experienced. They work tirelessly to channel their frustration about systemic flaws into advocacy to improve a client’s situation.

Miami Law alumnus Kevin...

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Alumni, faculty, staff and students gathered at the School of Law last week to dedicate the Laurie Silvers and Mitchell Rubenstein Hall.  The E building, which houses some of the law school’s award-winning clinics, was renamed in a...

Monday, November 9, 2015

Horacio Gutierrez, JD '98, was recently named the new General Counsel of Microsoft.