Council Seeks Alumni Participation

The UFLaw Alumni Council has launched an ambitious campaign to increase alumni participation in supporting students, faculty, programs and services. After reviewing programs at other law schools — including Duke and Virginia — the council implemented or restructured support programs, and added third-year student members and “class chairs” to

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‘Moving Toward the Top 10′

Hundreds of alumni, friends, faculty and staff gathered in September to honor contributors to UFLaw’s recent successful $25 million expansion campaign, and announce selection of architects to design major facilities for the nation’s 11th largest law school. UF President Charles Young and Dean Jon Mills headlined

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State’s First Music Law Conference

A UF Law student organization capitalized on Gainesville’s reputation as an incubator for aspiring musicians by hosting the state’s first Music Law Conference in October. Leading American entertainment professionals and some of Florida’s most noted new bands participated in two days of performances and panels on critical issues in

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50th Chief Justice

There was always something special about Harry Lee Anstead (JD 63). Born and raised in a single-parent home in a Jacksonville housing project, he helped support his mother, Loretta Anstead, after his father abandoned the family. While other boys were out playing baseball in the streets or fishing

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