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CSRRR hosts discussion on hate crimes on Wednesday

Published: Nov 3rd, 2014

The Center for the Study on Race and Race Relations is hosting Hate Crimes – Elements, Impact and Offenders on Wednesday at noon in HOL 285C. Presenter David Barkey serves as the Anti-Defamation League’s Southeastern Area Counsel. Barkey works with and regularly […]

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Students gain connections through mentorship program

Published: Nov 3rd, 2014

Eight UF Law students networked with attorneys in South Florida recently through a mentorship program with the Hispanic National Bar Association. The year-long program kicked off at the beginning of October with a “speed dating” event where students chatted with each […]

Former Justice Anstead talks today at noon

Published: Nov 3rd, 2014

Former Florida Supreme Court Justice Harry Lee Anstead (JD 63) will be a guest lecturer in Professor Jon Mills’ (JD 72) Florida Constitutional Law course today as part of the Ben Overton Lectures in Florida Constitutional Law. Justice Anstead’s lecture is open to all Levin College of Law faculty and students. […]

Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Nov 3rd, 2014

The Florida Law Review’s Poucher Lecture was publicized in multiple stories in the media; and Professor Omri Marian and Christopher Vallandingham were quoted in the media.

Justice Pariente lecture open to law faculty, students

Published: Oct 27th, 2014

Florida Supreme Court Justice Barbara Pariente will be a guest lecturer in Professor Jon Mills’ Florida Constitutional Law course Monday, Oct. 27, as part of the Ben Overton Lectures in Florida Constitutional Law.

Domestic violence conference looks at victims who become defendants

Published: Oct 27th, 2014

UF Law’s Survivors Defendant/Victims of Domestic Violence Conference will discuss domestic violence victims who wind up on the wrong side of the law when they respond to violence against them. The conference will be held Oct. 30-31 at the UF Law campus and is sponsored by the Criminal Justice Center […]

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New book chronicles tales of trial lawyer Fred Levin

Published: Oct 27th, 2014

Fredric G. Levin (JD 61) didn’t always want to be a high-stakes trial lawyer. After graduating third in his class at UF Law, he move back to Pensacola to work at his brother David’s firm and eventually pursue a quiet career in tax law.

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Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Oct 27th, 2014

Professor Dekle was quoted in the Christian Science-Monitor, Professor Fenster was quoted in The New York Times and Professor Marian made two national presentations.

Justice Labarga kicks off Overton lectures today

Published: Oct 20th, 2014

Three Florida Supreme Court justices and one former justice will provide lectures this fall in Professor Jon Mills’ Florida Constitutional Law course to honor the late Justice Ben Overton’s (JD 52) legal career and service as a professor at UF Law. The lectures mark the second year […]

Current and former state supreme court justices to discuss the politicization of judicial nominations and elections

Published: Oct 20th, 2014

Luminaries of the legal and media establishments will hold a forum at UF Law about attempts to increase the politicization of Florida’s judicial retention election system.