Comprehensive immigration reform sits on the horizon as Liz Rieser-Murphy, J.D. '12, advocates for the safety and wellbeing of unaccompanied immigrant children in Harlingen, Texas – a small town in south Texas where the front line in the fight for comprehensive immigration reform has landed. Read More.
HOPE is the first stop for students interested in developing legal advocacy skills and finding ways to use advocacy to provide access to justice for others. Our staff and director, Marni Lennon, Assistant Dean for Public Interest and Pro Bono, welcome you and look forward to helping you serve others through pro bono and community outreach on a local, national, and international level.
HOPE AT A GLANCE
Miami Scholars Public Interest Program
Public Interest Leadership Board
Public Interest Lecture Series
Pro Bono Legal Research Project
Pro Bono/Community Service Challenge
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MORE ADVOCACY OPPORTUNITIES
Center for Ethics & Public Service
Miami STREET Law
CDO Externship Program
Lit Skills Externship Program
Human Rights at Miami Law
Professional Responsibility and Ethics Program (PREP)
Miami Law Advocacy Brochure
Miami Law Public Interest Brochure
HOPE Director Marni Lennon shares how the center works with students.
At a public interest fair students discuss the benefits of participating in our array of public interest programs.
Legal Corps, a postgraduate fellowship program, places recent law graduates in public sector organizations nationwide.