Office of External Affairs (OEA)

Stephanie CoxMiami Law's Office of External Affairs is overseen by Stephanie Cox, Assistant Dean, External Affairs.

The office promotes Miami Law and works to advance the school's reputation and identity as one of the country's leading law schools. For general inquiries contact ExternalAffairs@law.miami.edu, for specific needs, see contact information below.


Media Inquiries, Submit Story Idea, News & Photography Requests

Media Relations communicates information regarding the Law School's achievements, faculty research, programs, and events to the local, regional, national, and international news media. This group also puts out a Daily News Briefing.

CONTACT cskipp@law.miami.eduCatharine SkippDirector of Media Relations and Public Affairs, for:

  • Media Inquiries
  • Stories, News and Photo coverage of events
  • Press Releases & Media Advisories
  • Obtain Photos of Faculty/Campus
  • Request Permission for Video/Photography on Campus

Website Requests

Web and Digital Communications manages and updates the website.

CONTACT webupdates@law.miami.edu for any web requests and updates.

Members in this group include:

Lauren A. Beiley, Director of Online Communications and Marketing
Claudia Aguirre, Assistant Director Digital Communications


Digital Design, Social Media, Marketing

Web and Digital Communications also handles digital design projects such as eNewsletters, eComms, and creates digital graphics and banner ads. It also provides assistance with marketing and manages social media pages.

CONTACT ExternalAffairs@law.miami.edu for assistance with:

  • Marketing – Digital and Print
  • Any Digital Design Request (E-mails, websites)
  • Request for Social Media Posting on an official Miami Law Pages (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and Youtube)

Members in this group include:

Lauren A. Beiley, Director of Online Communications and Marketing
Claudia Aguirre, Assistant Director Digital Communications


Publications & Print Design

Publications designs Miami Law Magazine as well as brochures, pamphlets, invitations, flyers, ads, posters and banners. (All design conforms to the University of Miami's official visual identity policy. Other departments should not attempt to design print or electronic materials.)

CONTACT ExternalAffairs@law.miami.edu for assistance with any print design request.

Members of this group include:

Elizabeth Estefan, Senior Graphic Designer and Project Manager
Patricia Moya, Senior Graphic Designer
Michelle Valencia, Director of Publications


Event Planning, Conferences & CLE

The Office of Events and Conferences is available to assist in planning all details of events. Contact this group at events@law.miami.edu for assistance with:

  • Coordinating Room Reservations
  • Catering
  • Budgeting
  • Arranging Facilities and AV support
  • Securing CLE Credits for Events
  • All other aspects of event planning

FORMS
Event Support Request Form
Conference & Symposium Request Form
Dean’s Attendance at Event Request Form
Event Survey Form

Members of this Group Include:

Annette Hugues, Director, Office of Events & Conferences
Sabrina Segura, Conference Manager, Office of Events & Conferences
Beatrice Gallardo, Events Planner, Office of Events & Conferences