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2013 Lawyers to the Rescue Public Service Awards Ceremony

Each year, Lawyers to the Rescue recognizes worthy individuals with the Lawyers to the Rescue Public Service Award Ceremony, the highest award given to a member of the legal profession. You are cordially invited to attend this event where we honor and showcase the great work of our award recipients. Lawyers to the Rescue Public […]

HOPE News for the Week of March 4, 2013

Upcoming Events: Monday, March 4th, 5:30PM, Room F-300 Please join the Miami Law Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild for their first official meeting. Topics of discussion will include some of their recent events and ways that law students can get involved both on and off campus. Monday, March 11th– 15th Join UM and FIU […]

Florida Bar Leadership Applications Now Available!

The Florida Bar Leadership Academy is a new multi-session training program designed to assist a diverse and inclusive group of lawyers in becoming better leaders within the legal profession, in their chosen path, while enhancing their leadership skills. Up to 40 participants will be selected for the year-long program’s 2013-14 inaugural class. All Florida Bar […]

This Week at the CDO (March 4, 2013)

Tuesday, March 5, 2013: Judicial Clerkships Nuts & Bolts Application Workshop – Room F-108, 12:30 p.m.–1:40 p.m. CIA Information Session – Room E-265, 12:30 p.m.–2:00 p.m.  Wednesday, March 6, 2013:  Informational Career Fair – The Bricks, 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Legal Corps CLE/ for LC Fellows – Legal Corps Office, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 […]

Miami Law HOPE Public Interest Lecture Series Presents: Shahrzad Emami, Esquire

Miami Law HOPE Public Interest Lecture Series presents Shahrzad Emami, Esquire. This event takes place on Thursday, February 28, 2013, from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m., in Room A-216B (above the CDO). Shahrzad Emami serves as Affordable Housing Project Director at Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc. in the Community Economic Development Practice Group. Ms. Emami […]

HOPE News for the Week of February 25, 2013

Upcoming Events: Wednesday, February 28th, 12:30-1:30PM, A-216B (above the CDO). Join the Public Interest Lecture Series for a roundtable luncheon with Shahrzad Emami, Affordable Housing Project Director, at Legal Services of Greater Miami. Please RSVP to UM HOPE. Monday, March 4th, 12:30PM, Room 108. Please join us for a training session for a court observation […]

ASIL CLE INSTITUTE: Not Just State: International Law in the U.S. Government

On Wednesday, February 27th, the Government Attorneys Interest Group of the American Society of International Law will hold a continuing legal education course featuring practicing international lawyers in a variety of positions within the U.S. government. This panel, “Not Just State: International Law in the U.S. Government,” will discuss the role that international law plays […]

The Florida Bar Center for Professionalism and FIU Law Host The Second Annual Professionalism Symposium

The Florida Bar Center for Professionalism is again co-hosting with FIU Law, the Second Annual Professionalism Symposium Wednesday, February 27, 2013, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The event is free to all area law students. Recent law school graduates are also welcome. Among other topics, there will be a solid emphasis on University of […]

The Employment Rights & Responsibilities Committee, Labor & Employment Section of the ABA Presents: “Careers in Labor & Employment Law”

Learn about exciting and diverse careers in labor and employment law, and discover ways to become involved in the American Bar Association’s Section of Labor and Employment Law. “Careers in Labor & Employment Law” will take place on Thursday, March 21, from 12:30 pm – 1:50 pm, in Room F-108. Speakers: Louis Lopez, U.S. Department […]

The Palm Beach County Bar Association Committee for Diversity & Inclusion Presents: Speed Networking for Law Students Coming Up On March 1st!

The Palm Beach County Bar Association Committee for Diversity & Inclusion Presents: Speed Networking for Law Students in conjunction with the Palm Beach County Bar Association 2013 Bench Bar Conference. Date: Friday, March 1, 2013 Location: The Palm Beach County Convention Center, 650 Okeechobee Blvd., WPB, FL 33401. Time: 2:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Immediately following the […]