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CCD hosts speakers to assist with externship, internship search

Published: Aug 24th, 2015

The UF Law Center for Career Development has organized several upcoming events in August and September to enhance student experience with internship and clerkship applications and letters of recommendation. Sept. […]

Connect with UF Law

Connect with UF Law

Published: Aug 17th, 2015

Welcome to the 2015-2016 academic year and to the first fall semester issue of FlaLaw Online, UF Law’s weekly digital newsletter. During the fall and spring semesters, you’ll receive this […]

Career Corner: Connections at UF Law make a difference in career

Career Corner: Connections at UF Law make a difference in career

Published: Aug 17th, 2015

Whitney Untiedt (JD 05) has spent the last decade fighting on behalf of vulnerable and indigent clients so they can exercise the same rights and opportunities afforded to her based on her middle class upbringing. “I was lucky, but it’s unfair that based on who I was born – not on anything I did – doors are open to me that aren’t open to other people,” Untiedt said.

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Dean Rosenbury does first Gator Chomp, welcomes new students at Minority Bootcamp

Published: Aug 17th, 2015

On Monday, Aug. 10, UF Law’s chapters of the Black Law Students Association and the Latino Law Student Association hosted its annual minority bootcamp for incoming 1Ls. Dean Laura Rosenbury welcomed them with a keynote speech and a question-and-answer session.

New business course employs grads, international practitioners

New business course employs grads, international practitioners

Published: Aug 17th, 2015

UF Law has launched a new class this fall, Legal and Business Environments in Latin America, which is designed to help future U.S. lawyers advise clients who wish to do […]

CCD organizes events to enhance internship, clerkship search

Published: Aug 17th, 2015

The UF Law Center for Career Development has organized several upcoming events in August and September to enhance student experience with internship and clerkship applications and letters of recommendation.

UF Law guest lectures honor Justice Overton

Published: Aug 17th, 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.

Florida Trial Team advances to semifinals in national competition

Florida Trial Team advances to semifinals in national competition

Published: Apr 13th, 2015

The Florida Trial team placed in the semifinals in a national competition that took place in Houston, Texas, from March 25-29. Nearly 40 teams from law schools around the United States competed in the Fourth Annual South Texas Mock Trial Challenge […]

2L’s battle with cancer sparks interest in legal career to help others

2L’s battle with cancer sparks interest in legal career to help others

Published: Apr 13th, 2015

Devon Vickers (2L) had just returned home to Miami after life-threatening cancer treatments when her dad signed her up to speak at a luncheon. What was supposed to be a five-minute speech became a 40-minute talk. Vickers talked about her struggle with cancer […]

UF Law’s Relay for Life team raises nearly $2,000 for American Cancer Society

UF Law’s Relay for Life team raises nearly $2,000 for American Cancer Society

Published: Apr 13th, 2015

The University of Florida Levin College of Law Relay for Life team raised nearly $2,000 for the American Cancer Society. On Friday evening, dozens of students showed up to complete a relay that began Friday at 6 p.m. and ended Saturday at 6 a.m. […]