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The Center for Public Leadership (CPL) at Harvard University is Launching a New Scholarship Opportunity

Great opportunity! The Center for Public Leadership (CPL) at Harvard University is launching the Black Family Fellowship and recruiting the inaugural cohort of fellows for the 2019 – 2020 academic year. The Black Family Fellowship is available for students who are veterans or active duty military serving the United States to obtain a master’s degree […]

Attorney General Candidate Round Table Discussion on October 25!

Join us for a round table discussion with invited candidates on key issues surrounding this important Attorney General race. Invited Participants: Ashley Moody, Esq. Shawn Shaw, Esq. Jeffrey Siskind, Esq. Moderator – Melba Pearson, Esq. When:           Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. Location:      University of Miami School of Law, Building E, […]

Attend the South Florida Legal Mentoring Picnic on October 27th!

An afternoon for South Florida Judiciary, Attorneys & Law Students to have the opportunity to find a mentor or mentee in a fun & informal setting! DETAILS: Saturday, October 27, 2018 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. C.B. Smith Park – Pavilion #19 (900 N. Flamingo Rd., Pembroke Pines, FL 33028) Free to all – parking, […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of October 15th, 2018)

This Week at the CDO (Week of October 15th, 2018) Wednesday, October 17, 2018: CDO Presents: Summer Opportunities in Criminal Prosecution– 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. – Room E265: The State Attorney’s Office for the 15th Judicial Circuit of Florida will host an information session to discuss their summer 2019 law student internship program. Each […]

Miami Law is Hosting the US Maritime Law Association Fall 2018 Meeting on October 17 and 18!

Miami Law is hosting the US Maritime Law Association Fall 2018 meeting on October 17 and 18.  More than two hundred maritime lawyers from around the country are expected to visit our campus.  Please see more information about the event here.    Interested JD and LLM students can participate in committee meetings.  In addition, there […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of October 8th, 2018)

Tuesday, October 9, 2018: CDO Presents: OCI Employer Information Session– 12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. – 4th Floor Law Campus Faculty Meeting Room: An employer participating in the Fall On Campus Interview Program (OCI) will be hosting an information session for interested students. If you have questions, please contact Diane Quick in the CDO.

The Mark T. Banner Scholarship

The Mark T. Banner Scholarship is part of The Richard Linn American Inn of Court’s commitment to fostering the development of intellectual property lawyers of high ethics, civility and professionalism, and especially those from diverse backgrounds. The recipient of the scholarship receives $10,000 to be applied to their legal education.  This scholarship is available to […]

The South Florida Chapter of the FBA in Hosting the Kickoff Event for its Sixth Annual Law Student Mentorship Program on Wednesday, October 24, 2018

The South Florida Chapter of the FBA invites you to the Kickoff Event for its Sixth Annual Law Student Mentorship Program! This event is open to all local law students, judicial law clerks, and practitioners. It is not limited to the participants in the program. Please join us for this excellent networking opportunity. There is […]

Welcome to SIDEBAR – Providing Resources for Legal Professionals

What is Sidebar? Sidebar is an innovative new company that provides modern legal professionals with essential resources for navigating, connecting and thriving in their local legal community. At its core, Sidebar is a movement. We are made-up of a growing group of self-identified modern legal professionals who have pinpointed glaring voids in the pipeline to connecting with one’s […]


The Gwen S. Cherry Black Women Lawyers Association hosts another Western Line Dance Showdown at Scandals Saloon on October 6, 2018. The western line dance venue, Scandals Saloon, has generously offered to host and provide a Western line – dance lesson! To add some spice, this lesson will culminate in a full dance competition, with […]