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Dean Rosenbury’s objective: Building a UF Law powerhouse

Published: Oct 5th, 2015

Soon after starting her job, the new dean of UF Law admitted she had yet to master one of her key responsibilities. At the end of speeches to alumni and students, it’s traditional for University of Florida administrators to issue the battle cry, “Go Gators!” “It’s new to me, but I’m working on it,” said Laura Rosenbury, appointed July 1 as dean and as Levin Mabie and Levin Professor of Law.


UF Law library wins national publications award

Published: Sep 8th, 2015

The UF Legal Information Center was awarded the Law Library Publications Award at the annual meeting of the American Association of Law Libraries this summer in Philadelphia. AALL is the largest national organization of law libraries, comprising nearly 5,000 library professionals from law schools, law firms, courts, and government agencies throughout the country.


Florida Supreme Court justices to judge Florida Moot Court Team Thursday

Published: Aug 24th, 2015

In a competition judged by members of the Florida Supreme Court, the Florida Moot Court Team will showcase its new members in the 30th annual Zimmerman Kiser Sutcliffe Final Four Competition at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center.


UF Law students donate more than 1,000 service hours to community

Published: Aug 17th, 2015

UF Law students clad in blue T-shirts dispersed throughout Gainesville on Thursday, serving up more than 1,000 hours of community service to 29 sites.


Students receive real world experience with general counsel course

Published: Apr 13th, 2015

General counsels statewide traveled to Gainesville this spring to teach UF Law students enrolled in a new business law practicum. Representing companies such as Ryder, the Home Shopping Network, International Speedway, Tupperware and Darden Restaurants […]


3Ls coach GHS students to national moot competition, one takes title

Published: Apr 6th, 2015

In January, UF Law students Phil Marino (3L) and Celeste Thacker (3L) started coaching three high school students for an upcoming moot court competition. Less than four months later, Gainesville High School has a national champion.


U.S. ambassador to Luxembourg to deliver Criser Lecture

Published: Mar 30th, 2015

As part of his charge as the U.S. ambassador to Luxembourg – one of the smallest and wealthiest countries in the world – Robert Mandell (JD 72) seeks to educate a younger European generation about the United States, diplomacy and international relations […]

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Spring events and lectures

Published: Mar 23rd, 2015

The semester may be winding down, but events are still heating up. We invite you to attend one or more of these exciting opportunities, including meeting candidates for UF Law’s dean, the CSRRR spring lecture, Sports Law Symposium, E-Discovery Conference, Book Awards Ceremony, the Criser Lecture and the Graduate Tax Enrichment Speaker.

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U.S. News ranks UF Levin College of Law Florida’s best law school

Published: Mar 16th, 2015

U.S. News and World Report has released its annual evaluation of the country’s top graduate programs, again ranking the University of Florida Levin College of Law the state’s best law school, a place it has held every year save one since the ranking originated. […]


Judge Walker visit sparks ‘Conversations Across the Curriculum’

Published: Mar 9th, 2015

UF Law students, faculty and staff are engaging in conversations on marriage equality and its intersections with all areas of law. Retired Federal Judge Vaughn Walker of the Northern District of California visited UF Law on Feb. 19 for the inaugural Conversations Across […]