Woman of Firsts

By Sharon Cole To those who have seen her in the courtroom, it is not surprising Sylvia Walbolt (JD 63) spearheaded appeals resulting in the reversal of more than $100 million in jury verdicts — despite a judicial climate in Florida courts that overwhelmingly affirms such decisions.

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Partners Levin College of Law friends

Palm Beach Alumnus Supports Annual Fund A longtime contributor to the University of Florida and Levin College of Law 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.

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Winter 2005 News Briefs

President Machen Kicks Off Faculty Initiative An initiative to recruit and retain faculty was announced this past fall by University of Florida President James Bernard Machen. The UF Faculty Challenge aims to make UF one of the nation’s premier research universities by raising $150 million to increase

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