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Supreme Court Justice at UF Law Feb. 5

Supreme Court Justice at UF Law Feb. 5

Published: Jan 28th, 2013

Tickets are now available to hear retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens speak at UF Law, Tuesday, Feb. 5. The conversation is expected to cover a number of issues, including proportionality in sentencing, the Justice’s proposal for an amendment of the Supremacy Clause of Article VI of the U.S. Constitution [...]

Career Corner: The making of a real estate financing attorney

Career Corner: The making of a real estate financing attorney

Published: Jan 28th, 2013

Brian Bokor (JD 06) was sure about a lot of things. He knew he was going to end up at the University of Florida Levin College of Law just like his father, Bruce H. Bokor (JD 72), a past chairman of the UF Law Board of Trustees. He also knew he wanted to have a career in structured finance after working for two years as a paralegal [...]

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Justice Labarga: ‘This is exactly how we behave in the courtroom’

Published: Jan 28th, 2013

“You’re getting a far better education than when I was here,” said Florida Supreme Court Justice Jorge Labarga (JD 79) on Thursday to a packed room of UF Law students, faculty and staff. “Everything you saw today was real. This is exactly how we behave in the courtroom.”

News Briefs: Jan. 28, 2013

Published: Jan 28th, 2013

  • UF Law staff member wins Superior Accomplishment award
  • CCD legal interviewing program Tuesday at noon
  • CCD launches new initiative to expand student services
  • Opportunities in the Legal Profession Program
  • LIC Notes: Not just books
  • Multicultural & Diversity Affairs showcases annual MLK celebration
  • Nelson Symposium examines conflicts between state and federal laws Feb. 8
  • Electronic Discovery for the Small and Medium Case April 4-5, 2013

Faculty Scholarships & Activities: Jan. 28, 2013

Published: Jan 28th, 2013

Professor Hiers published a book, a paper and his 2009 book was reviewed; Professor Lidsky presented a paper at Yale, published two works, presented research at a PLI seminar, spoke at Brigham Young, and was a panelist for an ABA teleconference; Professor Marian was cited as an expert in the Wall Street Journal; Professor Nagan’s paper was read and distributed at a conference in Nov.; and Professors Ankersen, Dowd and Malavet were on programs at the AALS annual meeting.

Jobs & Opportunities: Jan. 28, 2013

Published: Jan 28th, 2013


Application due Friday for paid research assistant position


Dean Emeritus Jon Mills is accepting applications for a paid research assistant position for the spring semester working for up to 10 hours per week.

Introduction to Law School and the Profession (ILSP) 2013 Ambassador Program


If you are interested in being a part of the Ambassador team, submit an application(s) and resume to the Office of Student Affairs and sign up for an interview.