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Sept. 28, 2012 – Grad Tax Speaker Series with IRS Chief Counsel William J. Wilkins

UF Levin College of Law, HOL 180 11 a.m. William J. Wilkins, chief counsel of the Internal Revenue Service, will speak on, ” How IRS Lawyers Contribute to Sound Tax Enforcement.”

UF Law explores diversity in legal profession and celebrates 50th anniversary of UF’s first African-American graduate

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – With two special events on Oct. 12, the University of Florida Levin College of Law will explore diversity in the legal profession and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the graduation of W. George Allen (JD 62), who helped pave the way for generations of students in Florida by becoming the first African-American […]

Sept. 21, 2012 – Heritage of Leadership and Book Awards Ceremony

UF Hilton Conference Center Time: 3:30 pm Combined Book Award-Heritage of Leadership Induction Ceremony (more details provided separately; note change of location; this will be held at the Hilton Conference Center Ballroom instead of Room 180 this year) To permanently honor outstanding and notable alumni of the University of Florida Levin College of Law and […]

Sept. 21, 2012 – Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture in Law with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas

View the webcasts. For those of you experiencing technical difficulties, the solutions to the most common problems include updating Silverlight or clearing your internet cache. UF Levin College of Law 10 a.m. U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas returns to UF Law to deliver this year’s Criser Lecture at 10 a.m. Friday in the Marcia […]

UF Law welcomes panel of Florida governors for Poucher Lecture

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Five Florida governors will convene in Gainesville to discuss critical issues impacting the future of the Sunshine State for the Florida Law Review’s second installment of the Allen L. Poucher Legal Education Series. The event, entitled “Florida’s Future: A Conversation with Florida Governors,” will be held on Oct. 12, at 10 a.m. […]

Sept. 19, 2012 – Women, Work and Family in the 2012 Presidential Campaign

UF Levin College of Law, Room 180 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm A roundtable discussion and community event focusing on representations of gender and sexuality during this electoral season. Speakers include UF Political Science Professor Lynn Leverty, UF Law Professor Shani King, Senate Minority Leader Nan Rich, Sen. Evelynn Lynn, and the event will be moderated by former […]

Heritage of Leadership ceremony honors UF Law graduates

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 18, 2012 Contact: Rick Goldstein 352-273-0650 goldstein@law.ufl.edu GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Three distinguished graduates of the University of Florida Levin College of Law, Lucius Durham Battle, Rebecca Bowles Hawkins and Gerald A. Williams, will be inducted posthumously Friday into the Heritage of Leadership Society. The ceremony is 3:30 p.m. in the Hilton […]

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas Visits UF Law

Click here to watch the webcast of the lecture Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas returned to UF Law to deliver this year’s Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture in Law on Friday, Sept. 21, at 10 a.m. in the Marcia Whitney Schott Courtyard. A webcast is available here: http://mediasite.video.ufl.edu/Mediasite/Play/2b954b0b758447ac855a7b19730e5dad1d.  For those of you experiencing technical difficulties, the […]