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In Memoriam: Professor Fletcher Baldwin

UF Law Emeritus Professor Fletcher Baldwin passed away Tuesday, February 18, 2020. Dean Laura A. Rosenbury shared the following message on Wednesday with the UF Law community: “I am very sorry to share the news of Fletcher Baldwin’s passing yesterday. Professor Baldwin joined the faculty in 1962 and taught continuously until he assumed emeritus status […]

Clay Calvert Jointly Appointed as a Professor of Law

Clay Calvert, Brechner Eminent Scholar in Mass Communication at the University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications and director of the Marion B. Brechner First Amendment Project, has been jointly appointed as a Professor of Law at the UF Levin College of Law. “This is a natural bridge for me to bring media law […]

UF Law Faculty Present Research, Engage with Peers During AALS Annual Meeting

In early January, several members of the UF Law faculty will travel to San Diego for the 2018 Association of American Law Schools Annual Meeting.  The meeting, themed “Access to Justice,” will bring together thousands of law faculty, administrators, law school deans and scholars from around the nation for a three-day event that includes 250 […]

Professor Darren Hutchinson Named New Associate Dean for Faculty Development

Laura A. Rosenbury, Dean of the University of Florida Levin College of Law and the Levin, Mabie & Levin Professor of Law, has chosen Professor Darren Hutchinson to serve as the Associate Dean for Faculty Development. Professor Hutchinson, who holds the Stephen C. O’Connell Chair, has taught at the College of Law since 2013, following […]

Professor Brauner Named to Hugh Culverhouse Eminent Scholar Chair in Taxation

Dean Laura Rosenbury has announced that Yariv Brauner has been appointed to the Hugh Culverhouse Eminent Scholar Chair in Taxation at the University of Florida Levin College of Law. Professor Brauner has been a member of the UF Law faculty, teaching in the Graduate Tax Program, since 2006. Prior to joining UF, he taught at […]

Florida revolution, national turning point

By Andrew Steadman (JD 15) The modern-day Florida Constitution took effect in 1968, mandating that the Florida Constitutional Revision Commission convene in 1978 and every 20 years thereafter. A new book by UF Law Professor Mary Adkins (JD 91) describes the state’s constitutional transformation. In Making Modern Florida: How the Spirit of Reform Shaped a […]

UF Law, Yale Law Professors discuss future of Fourth Amendment

UF Law Professor John F. Stinneford and Yale Law Professor Tracey Meares discussed the likely effect of the current presidential election on Fourth Amendment issues in a new “We The People” podcast produced by the National Constitution Center. Stinneford, a constitutional law expert and assistant director of the Criminal Justice Center, appeared on the Oct. 27 […]

Stacey Steinberg’s “Sharenting” Research Draws Attention

UF Law Professor Stacey Steinberg’s interdisciplinary “sharenting” research – the tension between a parent’s right to share details about his or her child’s life on social media and the child’s right to privacy – isn’t expected to be published in the Emory Law Journal until 2017. But that hasn’t stopped the groundbreaking research from being […]

Professor named “Champion of Justice” by Three Rivers Legal Services

UF Law Professor Teresa Drake’s advocacy for indigent individuals on their quest to access the justice system has earned her the Champions of Justice Award by Three Rivers Legal Services. “She’s a leader in intimate partner violence (law) and helped everyone in this community focus on it,” said Christine Larson, executive director of Three Rivers […]

A law professor’s artistic turn

Photo of Steinberg art

UF Law Professor Stacey Steinberg’s (JD 03) photographic art joins the likes of Claude Monet and Frida Kahlo as her Shared Hope – Art and Healing exhibit runs through Aug. 5 at the Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art. Steinberg shows 20 pieces in the exhibition featuring UF Health patients and their families. The patients are […]