Couple Take Education and Skills Obtained at Miami Law to Washington D.C.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Joy Purcell and Kevin Roach

Deciding on a law school and making it through three years of intense study is challenging for everyone. For Joy Purcell and Kevin Roach, 2008 Miami Law graduates and married couple, both...

Marc Lawrence, LLM ’00, Uses His Degree to Make The Angler’s Boutique Resort a Success
Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Sometimes in life you are not only at the right place at the right time, but you possess the perfect skill set, and a huge dose of moxie, to make the opportunity a success.

Marc Lawrence, LL.M.’00, was standing in the shadow of his...

Miami Law Alumna Jane Muir, JD ’09, Serves Her Alma Mater and Community
Tuesday, February 24, 2015

It is inevitable that a profile about Miami attorney Jane Muir will mention her family’s tradition of producing exceptional attorneys. Her father is a well-respected attorney and her mother, Celeste Muir, has served as a judge in the...

Alumna Alison Wiener Gives Back to the Community
Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Ask Alison Wiener, JD ’03, how she manages to balance professional responsibilities and personal commitments with a desire to give back and she will respond with a simple question: “Have you heard of the Three T’s? -- Time, treasure...

Michael Daly, JD ’08, Legal Adviser for the Iran-U.S. Claims Tribunal in The Hague
Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Miami Law alumnus Michael Daly has recently embarked on a new career as a Legal Adviser for the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal in The Hague in The Netherlands. He is involved in State-to-State claims and issues related to treaty...

Miami Law Alumna Seeks Social Change through Law, Music, & Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Since Sara Yousuf, JD ’05, came to Miami in 1998, she has trained countless young attorneys for careers in public service, been instrumental in the creation of a network of progressive businesses and individuals, and co-founded a hybrid...

Beloved and Revered Scholar M. Minnette Massey Passes Torch to Professor Charlton Copeland
Monday, January 26, 2015

She has been described as indomitable, outspoken, adorable, irascible, and deeply decent, with a splash of salt. He has been called spirited, astute, erudite, committed, and good humored.

On Thursday, January 29, 2015, M. Minnette...

Augusto Aragone Scales New Heights and Boosted Career with LL.M. in Comparative Law
Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Augusto Aragone Scales New Heights and Boosted Career with LL.M. in Comparative Law

Augusto Aragone has the soul of Miles Davis and the enthusiasm of the Energizer Bunny, the sweetness of Roberto Benigni and the...

From Humble Beginnings as a Young Community Organizer, Miami Law Grad Set to Intern for Hilary Clinton
Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Brendan Corrigan was destined to practice public interest law where it intersects with politics. He formed a students’ union, in fourth grade, at his Pennsylvania Catholic school. Then he represented his union in presenting a list of...

A Miami Law Legacy: The Mandler Family
Monday, December 1, 2014

Bernard Mandler, class of 1951, died last month at the age of 87. He practiced law in Miami Beach for over 60 years and was actively representing clients until last year.

Mandler started a law firm on Lincoln Road with his fraternity...