America’s Lawyer

Chesterfield Smith was a world citizen, truly one of the most important figures in the ‘Greatest Generation,’ as Tom Brokaw said in his book,” said Dean Emeritus Jon Mills on the day in July of the passing of Smith ’48.“We have lost a giant

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Mills Closes Circle

By Kristen Harmel As Jon L.Mills stepped down in June after serving as the 12th dean of the University of Florida Levin College of Law, one thing was for sure: “The immediate future is to be reserved for Beth, Marguerite and Elizabeth.” “I’ve been

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The Man for THE JOB

By S. Camille Broadway The search committee for the University of Florida’s 13th dean of its College of Law had a tall order: Find a candidate with a national reputation who could handle all roles required of the leader of a top tier institution seeking to become one

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