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N.Y. district judge to be e-Discovery Distinguished Lecturer

N.Y. district judge to be e-Discovery Distinguished Lecturer

Published: Oct 5th, 2015

Magistrate judge for the Southern district of New York James Francis will be the latest lecturer in the E-Discovery Distinguished Speaker Series at UF Law. The Yale and Harvard alumnus has made a significant impact in the development of e-Discovery law. […]

Heritage of Leadership and Book Awards Ceremony

Published: Sep 8th, 2015

To permanently honor outstanding and notable alumni of the University of Florida Levin College of Law and their contributions to the state, nation and university, the Law Center Association Board of Trustees established the Heritage of Leadership Recognition Society. A ceremony to recognize these leaders takes place Friday 5-6:30 p.m. at the UF Hilton Conference Center.

Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Sep 8th, 2015

Media hits and scholarly activities of our faculty around the state, nation and globe.

Career Corner: From Bosnian battlefields to Florida finance

Career Corner: From Bosnian battlefields to Florida finance

Published: Sep 8th, 2015

In the morning, Nina Lacevic (JD 08) may explain to federal regulators how her Tampa-based financial services company, Amscot, complies with government regulations. At lunch she might meet with the FBI on a pending money-laundering case. […]

Career Corner: ‘Learn from as many folks as you can’

Career Corner: ‘Learn from as many folks as you can’

Published: Sep 8th, 2015

Elizabeth Pekin (JD 91) is founder and owner of Momentum Funding, LLC, headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida, where her practice areas include personal injury and workers compensation. She answered questions […]

Changes in news distribution at UF Law

Published: Aug 24th, 2015

Following the shift to more social and digital communication, the UF Law Communications Office will be phasing out FlaLaw Online this semester.

Career Corner: NASA’s attorney of the year says let problems be opportunities

Career Corner: NASA’s attorney of the year says let problems be opportunities

Published: Aug 24th, 2015

When Steven Horn (JD 87)’s mom told him he was going to law school, she had no idea she would set him on a track to become a pioneer in the field of space exploration. Today, 31 years later, he is NASA’s attorney of the year. “Mothers can be persuasive,” Horn said with a chuckle.

Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Aug 24th, 2015

Throughout the summer, UF Law faculty were called upon to provide expert advice and information to local, state and national media outlets. Faculty also published articles, books and traveled the globe making presentations.

Students share summer activities

Published: Aug 24th, 2015

Through our social media channels this summer we asked students to submit their summer activities. From the Environmental Protection Agency to the general counsel’s office to international work, our students provided valuable assistance to a number of organizations throughout the country and the world.

UF Law guest lectures honor Overton

Published: Aug 24th, 2015

Three Florida Supreme Court Justices will provide lectures this fall in Professor Jon Mills’ Florida Constitutional Law course to honor the late Justice Ben Overton’s legal career and service as a professor at UF Law. The justices’ lectures are part of the Overton Lectures in Florida Constitutional Law, a program initiated by friends and colleagues of Justice Overton.