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Former ABA President Smith (JD 49) passes away

Former ABA President Smith (JD 49) passes away

Published: Jan 22nd, 2013

William Reece Smith Jr., a powerful force in the legal world and one of five University of Florida Law graduates to serve as president of the American Bar Association, died Jan. 11. He was 87. Smith (JD 49) – whose legal career covered six decades – also served as president of The Florida Bar and was [...]

Explore South Africa, learn rich history and culture this summer

Explore South Africa, learn rich history and culture this summer

Published: Jan 14th, 2013

Ever wanted to explore another continent or be immersed in another culture? Students enrolled in the UF Law South Africa study abroad program can do that and more this summer. From June 10 to July 12, students will be enrolled in the University of Cape Town (UCT), studying comparative and [...]

Steinberg takes on legal skills job

Steinberg takes on legal skills job

Published: Jan 7th, 2013

This past fall, Stacey Steinberg (JD 03) joined the Legal Writing and Appellate Advocacy Department after spending almost a decade advocating in the courtroom. Her experience working with vulnerable individuals will provide students a real life perspective on the practice of law.

BLSA panel focuses on diversity, black enrollment

BLSA panel focuses on diversity, black enrollment

Published: Nov 5th, 2012

The importance of diversity and declining black law student enrollment were among the topics of a panel discussion, “50 Years, Now What? The State of the Black Student at UF Law,” sponsored by the W. George Allen [...]

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Get your tickets to see five Florida governors speak on state issues

Published: Oct 1st, 2012

Tickets are now available to see five Florida governors who will convene in Gainesville to discuss critical issues impacting the future of the Sunshine State for the Florida Law Review’s second installment of the Allen L. Poucher Legal Education Series. The event, entitled “Florida’s Future: A Conversation [...]

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UF leads in Florida Bar exam, MPRE results

Published: Oct 1st, 2012

The University of Florida Levin College of Law placed first among Florida law schools in the number of successful first-time test takers of both the July 2012 Florida Bar Examination and the August 2012 Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam (MPRE). [...]

News Briefs January 18, 2011

Published: Jan 18th, 2011

UF Law welcomes new accounting coordinator Lindsay Segawa is UF Law’s new Accounting Coordinator III. She replaced Sandy Tyson, the former financial supervisor. Segawa’s responsibilities will include reconciliation and review […]