April, 2013

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Monday, April 29, 2013

Miami-Dade's newest chief circuit judge knew she wanted to be a lawyer since she was a little girl. She also knew she wanted to be a University of Miami Hurricane.

Monday, April 01, 2013

In a two-credit course called "Entertainment Law: Motion Pictures and Television,"Nicholas La Terza, a visiting professor and veteran entertainment lawyer based in Los Angeles, will offer Miami Law students a comprehensive survey of the legal and...

Monday, April 01, 2013

Admitted student Andrew McCarten and Diane Quick, Director of the Career Development Office, make the "U" sign. (Photo: Catharine Skipp/Miami Law) 

Miami Law held a special reception last week to celebrate and recognize...

Monday, April 01, 2013

In Vienna, from left, Miami Law students Eftihios Andronis, Wamiq Chowdhury, Bianca Olivadoti, Gabriela Pirana and Carlos Nuñez. (Photo: Paula Arias/Miami Law) 

Five students from the University of Miami School of Law...

Monday, April 01, 2013

Nicole Tindel, Blair Santaspirt, Andrea Lopez, Arnold Grevior, JD '55, Sherry Shlueter, Richard Weldy (standing), Marshal Mintz (kneeling) and Joshua Boykin. (Photo: Provided to Miami Law) 

The 25 students of Visiting...

Monday, April 01, 2013

At the law camp's opening session, from left, STREET Law Assistant Mary Cano; law students J.C. Zamora, Rody Tadenev, Amir Whitaker and Aaron Ahlzadeh; and Karen Throckmorton, the program's director. (Photo: Catharine Skipp/Miami Law)...

Monday, April 08, 2013

Miami Law's National Security and Armed Conflict Law Review will host a panel discussion titled "The Internet and Armed Conflict" on Friday, April 12, in Room 352 at the law school.

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Monday, April 08, 2013

​Georgie Angones, Assistant Dean for Alumni Relations and Development at Miami Law, has been elected chair of MCCJ – historically known as the Miami Coalition of Christian and Jews – a nonprofit organization dedicated to eliminating intolerance...

Friday, April 26, 2013

The International Graduate Law Programs' 2013 Visiting Assistant Professor will be Kristina Klykova, a Ukrainian student at Miami Law who is about to receive her Master of Laws degree in International Law with a specialization in...

Friday, April 26, 2013

Second-year Miami Law student and Miami Scholar Lauren Lee Pettiette has been named chief of the Iron Arrow Honor Society, an organization founded at the University of Miami in 1926 whose members are easily identified by the...

Friday, April 26, 2013

Marilyn Blanco-Reyes, J.D. '88. (Photo: Catharine Skipp/Miami Law) 

For a "little Cuban girl from Hialeah" who dreamed of becoming a Hollywood film director, Marilyn Blanco-Reyes has not done badly for herself. She is...

Friday, April 26, 2013

Professor Markus Wagner, Tricia Robinson, Major Michael McFerron, retired U.S. Air Force Major General Charles Dunlap, Justin Levine, outgoing Editor-in-Chief, and Corey Gray, incoming Editor-in-Chief. (Photo: Catharine Skipp/Miami Law...

Friday, April 19, 2013

In Broward County, Miami Law students Joshua Plager, Danielle Singer and Kamal Sleiman. (Photo: Miami Law) 

Students in Miami Law's Professional Responsibility and Ethics Program headed north recently to sit...

Monday, April 22, 2013

Professor Andrés Jana addresses Miami Law students in IGLP lecture. (Photo: Jessica Giraldo/Miami Law) 

When delving into the world of international arbitration in Latin America, it is worth setting aside the common...

Friday, April 19, 2013

Federico Moreno, JD '78, Chief Judge of U.S. District Court for Southern Florida, at Lowe Art Museum in March 2012. (Photo: Jenny Abreu/Miami Law) 

Miami Law alumnus Federico Moreno, Chief Judge of the United States...

Friday, April 19, 2013

From left, Michael Levine, 3L; Lia Calabro, 2L; Rafael Yaniz, 1L; Dean William VanderWyden; Congressman Joe Garcia, JD '91; Joanne Koren, Director of Academic Achievement Program; Dean of Students Janet Stearns; Kevin Yombor, 2L;...

Friday, April 12, 2013

Patricia Redmond. (Photo: Miami Law)

Patricia A. Redmond, the director of Miami Law's Bankruptcy Assistance Clinic, will be inducted as President of the American Bankruptcy Institute in Washington on April 20.

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Friday, April 12, 2013

From left, a village chief with Miami Law students Guillermo Alvarez, Brian Heit and Morgan Nati by chief's home on land threatened with development. (Photo: Daniel Suman/Miami Law) 

The following was written by three...

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

At the Passing of the Gavel earlier this month, members of the Miami Law community were recognized by the Society of Bar and Gavel for outstanding leadership and dedication to good will and service. In his remarks, Brian Stewart,...

Monday, April 08, 2013

Three Miami Law students traveled recently to Washington D.C. to participate in a religious liberty conference organized by the J. Reuben Clark Law Society at Georgetown University Law Center. The gathering, held annually, was addressed by...

Monday, April 08, 2013

From left, Francisco Gonzalez de Cossio, Jessica Morris and the alumni reunion's sponsor, Enrique González Calvillo. (Photo: Provided to Miami Law) 

Jessica Carvalho Morris, Director of Miami Law's International...

Friday, April 12, 2013

In yet another eye-opening experience, third-year law student Tricia Robinson represented Miami Law for the third time at the Clinton Global Initiative University Conference, held this year in St. Louis. She attended sessions on human...

Friday, April 12, 2013

Arvind Singh. (Photo: Catharine Skipp/Miami Law) 

For all those who wear turbans or veils, the world was a different place after Sept. 11, 2001. They endured racism and bigotry, just like countless others throughout...

Friday, April 19, 2013

From left, James Batham, partner, Eversheds; Jackie Nga Man Yeung, University College London; Paige Reese, Miami Law; Michael Paranal, Wharton School; Elaine Tracey, in-house lawyer, Nestle; and Nadia D'Agostino, associate, Eversheds....

Friday, April 19, 2013

Peter Palermo. (Photo: Catharine Skipp/Miami Law) 

There are a few things you ought to know about Peter R. Palermo. A Senior U.S. Magistrate Judge, Palermo was one of the first and now the longest-serving magistrate in...

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

At 'Media and the Law' panel, from left, Adjunct Professor Donald Papy; CBS4 reporter Brian Andrews; attorneys Mark Eiglarsh and Jared Lopez; and Miami Herald reporter David Ovalle. At rear, Courtney Caliendo, 3L. (Photo: Nick Madigan/...

Friday, April 12, 2013

Horacio Gutiérrez, JD '98, addresses Lawyer of the Americas dinner audience. (Photo: Nick Madigan/Miami Law) 

Standing in a banquet hall full of colleagues, friends, relatives and admirers, Miami Law alumnus Horacio...

Friday, April 12, 2013

Joseph B. Treaster, James Nickel, Alison Klayman, Carrie Bettinger-Lopez, Rosa and Carlos de la Cruz. (Photo: Catharine Skipp/Miami Law)

The opening scene of the documentary Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry shows a bearded,...