Posts tagged with: "R. Alexander Acosta"

FIU Law Dean Acosta nominated for U.S. labor secretary post

FIU Law Dean Acosta nominated for U.S. labor secretary post

President Donald Trump on Thursday nominated FIU Law Dean R. Alexander Acosta for the position of secretary of the U.S. […]

FIU law graduates earn highest Florida Bar passage rate for third time in a row

FIU law graduates earn highest Florida Bar passage rate for third time in a row

For the third time in a row, FIU College of Law graduates have earned the top bar passage rate in […]

FIU law graduates earn highest Florida Bar passage rate for second straight year

FIU law graduates earn highest Florida Bar passage rate for second straight year

For the second time in a row, FIU College of Law graduates have earned the top bar passage rate in […]

FIU Law graduates its 11th class and its first group of LL.M. candidates

FIU Law graduates its 11th class and its first group of LL.M. candidates

U.S. Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen delivers keynote speech For most of the 147 juris doctorate candidates, today’s commencement ceremony from the FIU […]

FIU’s College of Law graduates 10th class

FIU’s College of Law graduates 10th class

This Friday, FIU’s College of Law will celebrate another milestone event: the graduation of its 10th class. In 2002 at […]

Alumnus Abraham S. Ovadia ’09 gives $400,000 to enhance career opportunities for FIU law students

Alumnus Abraham S. Ovadia ’09 gives $400,000 to enhance career opportunities for FIU law students

Abraham S. Ovadia is paying it forward to his alma mater, making a milestone gift to fund career planning and […]

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Law dean named to the Federal Judicial Nominating Commission

Law dean named to the Federal Judicial Nominating Commission

R. Alexander Acosta, dean of FIU’s College of Law was recently named to the Federal Judicial Nominating Commission of Florida (JNC). […]

Celebrating 10 Years of FIU Law

Celebrating 10 Years of FIU Law

I spent a good part of the month of September talking to lawyers – FIU lawyers, that is. This year […]

FIU Law celebrates 10 years

The legal community came together Sept. 29 to celebrate 10 years of FIU Law. In the process, nearly $1 million […]

U.S. Rep. Diaz-Balart to address  FIU College of Law graduates

U.S. Rep. Diaz-Balart to address FIU College of Law graduates

Nicholas Icaro had a rough start. When he was 5, a car accident rendered his father quadriplegic. When he was […]

Faculty Profile: Tawia Ansah

Faculty Profile: Tawia Ansah

This is the first article in a series highlighting some of the 124 faculty members who were hired during the […]

Working through red tape: How FIU Law students will help small business

Working through red tape: How FIU Law students will help small business

County Commission Chairman Joe A. Martinez is on a mission to clean up the entire code of ordinances – and […]

College of Law grads achieve highest bar passage rate in Florida

FIU Law graduates have achieved the top bar passage rate in Florida, according to results from the July 2011 Bar […]

Obama nominates FIU Adjunct Law Professor to Circuit Court of Appeals

Calling him thoughtful and diligent, President Barack Obama named longtime FIU adjunct professor of law Adalberto José Jordán to the […]

College of Law helps improve diversity in legal profession

College of Law helps improve diversity in legal profession

At a time when minority law student numbers are declining, FIU College of Law has launched an innovative pipeline program […]