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UF Law promotes Florida Opportunity Scholars

UF Law promotes Florida Opportunity Scholars

Published: Jan 21st, 2014

On a cool November evening in the foyer of the Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center, University of Florida law faculty and staff mingled with potential law students over warm hors d’oeuvres. Current law students smiled and shared stories [...]

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Distinguished 9th Circuit judge visiting as jurist-in-residence

Published: Jan 21st, 2014

Richard C. Tallman, a judge of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, will serve as the Peter T. Fay Jurist-in-Residence at UF Law, Wednesday and Thursday. During his stay, Tallman will visit UF Law classes and students will have opportunities [...]

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Expert to address how e-discovery competence can enhance career opportunities

Published: Jan 21st, 2014

For the second installment of the ICAIR E-Discovery Project Speaker Series, UF Law students will have the opportunity to learn how becoming competent in e-discovery can enhance their career opportunities, from private practice to [...]

Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Jan 21st, 2014

Professors Bob Dekle and Kenneth Nunn were quoted in ABC News and Professor Danny Sokol presented his paper at NYU Law School.

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Career boot camp offers job tips, motivation from NBA executive

Published: Jan 21st, 2014

“I want to talk about pressure,” Lucas Boyce said in opening to an audience of more than 100 students Jan. 10 in the Chesterfield Smith Ceremonial Classroom. “Rewind a few years ago. We’re playing the Denver Nuggets, we’ve got 1.7 seconds left [...]

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UF Law holds events to commemorate and discuss Trayvon Martin case

Published: Jan 21st, 2014

It’s been almost two years since the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. The gunman, George Zimmerman, has been tried and acquitted, yet the case still reverberates in the country’s consciousness – questions of race, culture and [...]

Career Corner: Stuntwoman turned lawyer marries fellow UF Law grad

Career Corner: Stuntwoman turned lawyer marries fellow UF Law grad

Published: Jan 21st, 2014

Christie Sanders Vetter (JD 10) had been set on fire, hit by cars, catapulted, flipped, twisted and turned. When she decided to trade in her 17-year career as a stuntwoman — doubling for actresses including Jessica Simpson and Hilary Duff [...]

News Briefs: Jan. 21, 2014

Published: Jan 21st, 2014

  • Director of Florida Gubernatorial Fellows Program on campus Thursday
  • Joint degree program information session Tuesday
  • Mark your calendars for numerous spring events, register now for conferences