Professor M.C. Mirow published a chapter in Legal Traditions in Louisiana and the Floridas (S.P. Donlan and V.V. Palmer, eds., Talbot Publishing, 2019). The chapter addresses the use of Spanish colonial law in the U.S. Supreme Court between 1827 and 1926 to determine land claims in Florida. It was previously published as an article in 2017 in the Tulane European & Civil Law Forum. More information about the book may be found at

Professor Mirow is a founding faculty of FIU College of Law and member of the Florida Bar. He publishes on legal history and property. To read Professor Mirow’s works, visit his Selected Works gallery.