As published in this month’s Florida Bar News, congratulations again to newly-graduated, past Trial Team Vice President, soon-to-be Assistant Public Defender SAHARA FONSECA on her receipt of an FIU College of Law 2019 Alex Alvarez Trial Advocacy Scholarship.
The Miami Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) returned to campus to presentWhy Civility Matters, part of the FIU Law Trial Advocacy Program’s “Pizza & Professionalism” Lunch ’n Learn Series.
FIU Law 3L SAHARA FONSECA has received a 2019 Alex Alvarez Scholarship in Trial Advocacy. Ms. Fonseca is a member of the FIU Trial Team and was the organization’s Vice President.
Our FIU Trial Team advanced to the final round in the National Trial Competition (NTC) regionals February 1-3 in Tallahassee.
Congratulations to our FIU Trial Team on their quarterfinal finish this past week at the Chester Bedell Memorial Mock Trial Competition.
FIU Law Trial Advocacy Program Director and Assistant Director, Professors H.T. Smith and H. Scott Fingerhut, recently presented CLE@FIU, its third in a series of low-cost, hands-on, two-day trial advocacy skills seminars – this one focusing on closing argument.
The FIU Law Trial Team returned from Fort Lauderdale this past weekend having made their way to the semifinal round and earning two best advocate finalist awards along the way in the 2018 Hon. E. Earle Zehmer Memorial Mock Trial Competition.
FIU Trial Team President and 3L, Annasofia A. Roig, has received the Tomas F. Gamba Scholarship in Trial Advocacy.
A member of the Class of 2012 and a proud member of the FIU Trial Team, Gabriel A. Garay has been elected president of the Coral Gables Bar Association.
Professor H. Scott Fingerhut has been named chair of the Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Committee of the Criminal Law Section of The Florida Bar.