Posts tagged with: "College of Law"

Constance Lee, who graduated this summer, is the first recipient of the Rebecca Salokar Scholarship and will enter the College of Law in the fall.

Salokar Scholarship helps first generation student pursue law school dream

First generation college student Constance Lee never imagined her dream of attending law school would come true. She always felt […]

Law student saves Mississippi man from wrongful deportation

Law student saves Mississippi man from wrongful deportation

Brenda Bretas, a third year law student, proved in less than 24 hours that her client was a U.S. Citizen […]

Family law. Justice statue with sword and scale and marriage certificate

FIU Law launches family law practice aimed at representing moderate-income clients

FIU LAW Practice, an initiative of the FIU College of Law dedicated to helping local families, will offer affordable legal services […]

My internship with the D.C. district court

My internship with the D.C. district court

Name: Annasofia A. Roig Major: Juris Doctor candidate, College of Law Where are you interning? I am interning for a […]

Health care experts

Health care experts

FIU experts are available to comment on the health care legislation. For questions or assistance in contacting any of the […]

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From standout FIU law grad to JAG officer

From standout FIU law grad to JAG officer

Growing up, Julia Williams was told there were certain things that she couldn’t do simply because she was a girl. […]

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Former dean Alex Acosta to deliver keynote at law graduation

Former dean Alex Acosta to deliver keynote at law graduation

The former dean of the FIU College of Law, R. Alexander Acosta, will return to campus on May 26 to […]

Your summer reading list, as written by FIU faculty

Your summer reading list, as written by FIU faculty

Looking for a bit of light reading this summer? Need some advice on homeschooling your child? Or maybe you’re ready […]

Alumnus’ app featured in App Store top 10

Alumnus’ app featured in App Store top 10

A new app that helps convey emotion while texting, created by alumnus Jordan Shidlofsky JD ’14, was featured in the […]

FIU law dean Acosta confirmed as  U.S. Labor Secretary

FIU law dean Acosta confirmed as U.S. Labor Secretary

Today, FIU College of Law Dean R. Alexander Acosta was sworn in as the 27th United States Secretary of Labor. […]

Dean Acosta confirmation hearing scheduled for March 22

Dean Acosta confirmation hearing scheduled for March 22

To watch the hearing live, click here.  The U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions has scheduled a […]

A final defense: FIU Law clinic helps educate lawyers handling death penalty cases

A final defense: FIU Law clinic helps educate lawyers handling death penalty cases

By Eric Barton When Kevin Evers killed three men in Miami Beach in 2003 simply because they wouldn’t turn down […]

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. […]

2016 Cuba experts list

2016 Cuba experts list

FIU, located in the heart of Miami’s Cuban-American community, has a wide array of experts on Cuba and the U.S.-Cuba […]

Domestic violence prosecutor seeks to repair families, inspire students

Domestic violence prosecutor seeks to repair families, inspire students

Inside a courtroom of the Broward County Courthouse, Sharonda Lebrun ’06, JD ’10 leans on a desk, sifts through piles […]

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