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Sept. 23, 2014 – Panel discussion on juvenile justice reform

HOL 180 6 p.m. Two national juvenile justice experts will participate in a panel discussion, “Kids Not Inmates: Reforming Juvenile Justice.” The guest panelists are Tim Decker, director of the Missouri Children’s Division of the Department of Social Services and author of the “Missouri Model” of juvenile justice reform, and Christina Daly, interim secretary of […]

Oct. 3-5, 2014 – Florida National Trial Advocacy Tournament

UF Law Campus UF Law will be hosting its first National Trial Advocacy Tournament in October. The tournament will provide an opportunity for talented law students from all over the country to showcase their advocacy skills. Awards will be given for best closing argument and best cross examination in addition to traditional finalist and first place awards. There will […]

Oct. 6, 2014 – Technology and E-Discovery Competence: Enhancing Your Career Options

Live Stream of the Event UF Law Faculty Dining Room and HOL 180 Noon: Luncheon in FDR 1 p.m.: Presentation in HOL 180 Washington D.C. Magistrate Judge John M. Facciola will give the presentation, “Technology and E-Discovery Competence: Enhancing Your Career Options.” Facciola has had a long career in government service and private practice. He […]

Oct 10, 2014 – Trial Team Final Four Competition

Martin Levin Advocacy Center This year’s Trial Team Final Four Competition is sponsored by Rumberger Kirk & Caldwell. Further details to be announced.

Oct. 14, 2014 – Glasser BBQ

UF Law Marcia Whitney Schott Courtyard Noon – 1 p.m. Each fall, the Glasser Barbecue, sponsored by Gene (JD 72) and Elaine Glasser, is one of the most popularly anticipated events at UF Law, providing an opportunity for students, faculty, staff and administration to take a short break while enjoying some good food and company.

Oct. 23-24, 2014 – Institute for Dispute Resolution Community Conference Training

UF Law Campus 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Institute for Dispute Resolution Community Conference training. Further details to be announced.

Oct. 24, 2014 – Poucher Lecture on national marijuana policy

Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts 10 a.m. 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 Florida voters will decide on Nov. 4 whether […]

Oct. 24, 2014 – Advanced Issues for Advanced Mediators

Register Now UF Law Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. The Institute for Dispute Resolution presents its 5th annual Continuing Mediator Education Program. This 8-hour CME will advance the attendees’ knowledge in the areas of communication, ethics, domestic violence, and diversity/cultural awareness and will consider how they challenge the role of […]

Oct. 24, 2014 – IRS Chief Counsel William J. Wilkins

HOL 180 11 a.m. William J. Wilkins, chief counsel for the Internal Revenue Service will present, “How IRS Lawyers Contribute to Sound Tax Enforcement,” as part of the UF Law Graduate Tax Program Enrichment Speaker Series.

Oct. 27, 2014 – Author Nell Bernstein discussion on juvenile justice

HOL 180 6 p.m. Award winning author Nell Bersnstein will be discussing her book, Burning Down the House: The End of Juvenile Prison. Bernstein will be available following the talk to sign copies of her book, which will be available for purchase. The event is co-sponsored by UF Law’s Center on Children and Families and […]

Oct. 28, 2014 – Present Threats to a Fair and Impartial Judiciary

HOL 180 1 p.m. In light of recent attempts to increase the politicization of Florida’s judicial retention election system, three former state supreme court justices and former St. Petersburg Times columnist and Tallahassee bureau chief Martin Dyckman will gather at the University of Florida Levin College of Law to participate in the discussion, “Present Threats […]

Oct. 30-31, 2014 – “Survivors” Domestic Violence Conference

The conference will focus on victims of domestic violence who became defendants in the criminal justice system as a result of their response to violence against them. The conference will feature Joshua Safran, attorney for Deborah Peagler, whose story is captured in the award winning documentary “Crime After Crime” ( and Kevin Cobbin, former attorney […]

Oct. 31, 2014 – Bayard Wickliffe Heath Memorial Lecture Series

UF Law Campus This year’s guest lecturer will be NYU Law Professor Harry First. First is the co-author of the forthcoming book, The Microsoft Antitrust Cases: Competition Policy for the Twenty-first Century. The Heath Memorial Lecture Series is made possible by a gift from Inez Heath, Ph.D., widow of Bayard “Wick” Heath. This year’s lecture […]

Oct. 31, 2014 – International Tax Symposium

UF Law Campus 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. The Graduate Tax Program welcomes distinguished members of the global tax community to present the 10th annual International Tax Symposium at the University of Florida Levin College of Law. This year’s presenters are: Dean Kim Brooks, Dalhousie University, Schulich School of Law, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Prof. […]