Category Archives: Law Review alumni

UMLR’s Emily Wassermann Nominated as Inductee Speaker at the Florida Supreme Court

Please join us in congratulating UMLR Alumni Emily Wassermann JD’18 on being nominated as the inductee speaker at the October 2nd ceremony for new attorney’s at the Florida Supreme Court in Tallahassee. This honor is reserved for inductees who received some of the highest scores on the most recent Florida Bar Examination. Your UMLR family […]

UMLR’s Elizabeth Montano Announced as Winner of Yale’s Law Review Student Essay Competition

Please join us in congratulating UMLR Alumni Elizabeth Montano, JD’18 on becoming one of the two winners of the Yale Law Journal’s Student Essay Competition. Elizabeth served as the Editor-in-Chief of the University of Miami Law Review and has continued to inspire and motivate her entire UMLR family. We are so proud of you! More […]

Alumni Update

Please join us in congratulating UMLR Alumni Eva M. Spahn, JD’11 and Scott E. Byers, JD’09, for becoming shareholders of their respective firms, Greenberg Traurig and Carlton Fields.  Ms. Spahn, is a member of Greenberg Traurig’s Litigation Practice. She handles complex commercial  and class action matters in various forums, including state and federal courts in multiple U.S. jurisdictions, as well […]

UMLR is so proud of Emily Horowitz, our former Editor-in-Chief of Volume 66! After graduating Miami Law in 2012, Emily became the Assistant Director of Academic & Student Affairs and Special Advisor to the Law Reviews. She has been the face of Miami Law’s AskUs program and a shining light for our students on the Bricks for almost 7 years. Yesterday, February 15, 2019, was Emily’s last day at Miami Law as she prepares for her new journey as the Director of Experiential Learning at the University of Denver Law School in Boulder, Colorado. While we will miss her terribly, we are so proud of her, wish her all the best, and cannot wait to see what she does next!

UMLR Alumna Among Finalists for the 2018 Brown Award for Excellence in Legal Writing

We are pleased to announce that UMLR Alumna Nicole K. Chipi has been named as one of the five finalists for the 2018 Brown Award for Excellence in Legal Writing. Ms. Chipi’s paper, Eat Your Vitamins and Say Your Prayers: Bollea v. Gawker, Revenge Litigation Funding, and the Fate of the Fourth Estate, which was featured on Volume […]