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LCA Board of Trustees, Law Alumni Council meeting and reception

Location: Gainesville, Fla. The reception will be held on Sept. 9 from 6 – 8 p.m. at Bob and Lisa Jerry’s home. The meeting will take place on Sept. 10 from 9 a.m. – noon.

UF Law alum elected as vice chairman of UF Board of Trustees

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Board of Trustees on Friday, June 10, elected Orlando attorney and University of Florida Levin College of Law alum C. David Brown II (JD 78) as vice chairman of the board for a two-year term beginning July 1. Brown, a Florida native, graduated from the University of Florida […]

Gov. Scott appoints two UF Law alumni to UF Board of Trustees

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Gov. Rick Scott has announced the appointments of two UF Law alumni, William Michael Heekin (JD 78) and Juliet M. Roulhac (JD 87) to the University of Florida Board of Trustees. Heekin, 58, of Sandy Springs, Ga., is the president of Heekin Advisors LLC, a consulting firm in Atlanta. He succeeds Dianna […]

Gift of $1 million will complete Levin Law Advocacy Center

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A $1 million gift will complete the University of Florida Fredric G. Levin College of Law’s Trial Advocacy Center and bring the total of Levin family gifts to the law school to nearly $30 million, including state matching funds. The gift from Teri Levin, Fredric G. Levin’s sister-in-law, honors her late husband, […]

Palm Beach UF Alum Makes Additional Gift to Law School

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A longtime contributor to the University of Florida and its Levin College of Law recently pledged an additional gift of $100,000 to the law school’s Annual Fund to help provide opportunities for students to gain practical experience and to support academic programs and services. Lewis M. Schott, founder and president of LMS […]

Two South Florida UF Law Graduates Elected to Lead Alumni Support Organizations

GAINESVILLE, Fla.– Two South Florida attorneys have been named to head the alumni support organizations for the University of Florida Levin College of Law. Michael J. McNerney of Brinkley McNerney Morgan Solomon & Tatum, Fort Lauderdale, was elected chairman of the Law Center Association, Inc., Board of Trustees, and Oscar Sanchez, with Akerman Senterfitt of […]

UF Law School Officials Cite Chesterfield Smith

GAINESVILLLE, Fla. – Officials of the University of Florida Levin College of Law mourned the loss Wednesday of Chesterfield Smith, 1948 with honors law school graduate and an international legal profession leader who they say “contributed tremendously not only to his profession but to the success and vision of this law school.” Smith, 85, who […]

UF Law School Campaign for Expansion Successful

GAINESVILLE, Fla. * University of Florida Levin College of Law officials report they have exceeded by $1.3 million their goal to raise $5 million toward expansion of facilities for the nation’s 11th largest law school. W. C. Gentry of Jacksonville, a 1971 law school graduate and chairman of the Law Center Association Board of Trustees […]