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Judge Huck hosts UF Law NaviGators Program

Published: Sep 15th, 2014

About 70 UF Law students attended a professional development program at UF Law on July 11, hosted by U.S. District Court Judge Paul C. Huck (JD 65). “The program was created to help UF Law students better manage the challenges law students and young lawyers [...]

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Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Sep 15th, 2014

Professors Dekle, Drake, Lidsky and Sokol were quoted in national news publications and Professor Klein discussed her recent book at three meetings across the country. [...]

Environmental Law and Land Use Law Society to host panel on mountaintop mining

Published: Sep 15th, 2014

“Mountaintop mining” in Appalachia as well as local efforts to enhance energy efficiency in Gainesville will be the topic of a panel of guest speakers on Thursday at 1 p.m. in the Faculty Dining Room hosted by the Environmental and Land Use Law Society and the Conservation [...]

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UF Law graduates to be inducted posthumously to Heritage of Leadership

Published: Sep 8th, 2014

A pair of Tampa men – both war heroes, lawyers and politicians – are this fall’s inductees into the Heritage of Leadership. UF Law graduates Sam M. Gibbons (JD 47) and Bill McBride (JD 75) will be inducted posthumously Friday during a ceremony at the UF Hilton.

Career Corner: ‘Keep an open mind’ with law degree

Career Corner: ‘Keep an open mind’ with law degree

Published: Sep 8th, 2014

Pamela Jo Hatley (JD 03) has worn many hats in her life. She’s been a lawyer, a banker and a musician. With a degree from UF Law, Hatley has been able to combine these interests – all the while building a thriving solo practice. And it was groundbreaking research on feral cats during [...]

National experts discuss legalization consequences ahead of Florida medical marijuana vote

National experts discuss legalization consequences ahead of Florida medical marijuana vote

Published: Sep 8th, 2014

From its health effects to law enforcement concerns to its uncertain legal status, the legalization of marijuana raises public concerns and piques interest, intrigue and debate. The issue of legalizing marijuana is especially timely in Florida because [...]

CCD launches new career resource for law students

CCD launches new career resource for law students

Published: Sep 8th, 2014

The Center for Career Development is offering busy law students a new resource to help them make big strides in job searches with reduced time. The CCD has partnered with Ari Kaplan, a former attorney in New York City who specializes in [...]

Four joint-degree law students travel to Chile

Four joint-degree law students travel to Chile

Published: Sep 8th, 2014

Four UF Law students also enrolled in the Master of Science in Real Estate (MSRE) program at the UF Hough Graduate School of Business recently traveled to Santiago, Chile. Jonathan Sieg (3L), Ryan McConnell (3L), Patrick Spook (3L), Marshall McDonald (3L) [...]

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Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Sep 8th, 2014

Professors King, Marian and Mills were interviewed and quoted in various media.

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Student awarded scholarship for diversity efforts

Published: Sep 2nd, 2014

First-year UF Law student Christian Chessman was recently awarded the Michigan Auto Law Diversity Scholarship for his undergraduate work promoting diversity. “I am deeply honored by Michigan Auto Law’s generous contribution to my legal future,” Chessman said. [...]