Category Archives: News

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 Editor-in-Chief Announced as One of 2019’s Finest Law School Writers

There is nothing we enjoy more than celebrating the achievements of the members of our family. Today we are especially proud to announce that our amazing leader and EIC, Elizabeth Montano, has been named a “2019 Law360 Distinguished Legal Writing Award” winner. This honor is given to only 10 articles from entries submitted by the nation’s […]

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!

Florida Amendment 4 to Return Felon’s Voting Rights: A Conversation with Angel Sanchez

This article was originally published on the Harvard Civil Rights–Civil Liberties Law Review website, and features an interview with UMLR candidate Angel Sanchez. We would like to thank Ms. Fate and the Harvard CR-CL Law Review for allowing us to share this post.  REBECCA FATE* (guest writer)—In the upcoming November election, Floridians will have the opportunity […]