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Scholarship for Minority Students in Memory of Judge “Tam” Wilson Awarded to First Recipient
Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Retired Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Thomas “Tam” Strong Wilson did not cotton to inequality, especially toward African-Americans, according to his lifelong friend, Joe Lang Kershaw, Jr.

When Wilson, J.D. `71, died in 2015, he directed a...

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Win in D.C. - Best Oralist and Runner-Up in Wechsler First Amendment Moot Competition
Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Out of twenty-eight teams, 3Ls Elise Haverman and Erik Tarrash were named Best Oralist and Runner-Up Best Oralist, respectively, in the 23rd Annual Burton D. Wechsler First Amendment Moot Court Competition in Washington, D.C. at American...

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PREP Celebrates 20th Anniversary Discussing Legal Ethics + Social Media with Alumni
Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Vincent Calarco, Luisa Andonie, Haley Moss, Dean Patricia White, Elizabeth Gil, Justin Boyd, Jan L. Jacobowitz

Miami Law’s Professional Responsibility and Ethics Program recently kicked off its...

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2L Advocates for Justice and Receives Carlton Fields HOPE Fellow Scholarship
Monday, September 12, 2016

Second-year law student Chauncey Dean has been awarded the Carlton Fields HOPE Fellow Scholarship.  This scholarship is awarded to a rising second-year law student based on the student's dedication to public service. Carlton Fields is a...

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HOPE Fellow Aids Youth at Dream Internship in New York City
Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Third-year student Amanda Powell wanted to know that she was making a real difference as a HOPE Fellow. Frustrated by the failure of representation to address underlying issues, Powell sought to do an internship at an agency where she could...

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HOPE Day of Service Kicks off the Year Right
Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Miami Law students at Fisher House

The Miami Law students from the Class of 2019 kicked off their first day of law school by rolling up their sleeves and giving back to the local community. More than 300 students...

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Miami Law Student Interns at Prestigious Delaware Chancery Court
Friday, August 5, 2016

Second-year law student Sarah Denis was selected by the ABA Business Law Section Diversity Clerkship Program to clerk at the Delaware Chancery Court this summer. The Court is recognized as the nation's preeminent forum for the determination...

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University of Miami Law Reviews Announce Student Rosters for 2016-2017 Academic Year
Friday, August 5, 2016

After the successful conclusion of the 2016 Law Review Writing Competition, Miami Law is pleased to announce the student rosters for the law reviews for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Business Law Review New Student...

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3L Wins Prestigious Scholarship from Black Women Lawyers Association of L.A.
Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Princess Manasseh

3L student Princess Manasseh was recently selected to receive a $5,000 scholarship from the Black Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles Foundation.  She will be presented with the award on...

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Immigration Clinic Halts Deportation of LGBT Jamaican Client
Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Claire Howe and Jessica Brautigam

In a contentious hearing that tested their litigation skills, Immigration Clinic students Claire Howe, who recently graduated, and 2L Jessica Brautigam, won the...

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