Professor H. Scott Fingerhut has been named chair of the Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Committee of the Criminal Law Section of The Florida Bar.
FIU College of Law Professors H. Scott Fingerhut and H.T. Smith have been honored once again for inclusion in the 2019 — 25th 42Anniversary — edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
The FIU College of Law Trial Team – back-to-back champions in the Hon. E. Earle Zehmer Memorial Mock Trial Competition.
FIU Trial Team members Kelly Parker and Daniel Walker performed opening statements to a capacity crowd, during the Trial Team “demonstration” portion of Orientation 2018 and the 1L Student Organization Fair.
At this year’s 1L Orientation Student Organization Fair, the FIU Trial Advocacy Program and Trial Team were well represented, by Trial Team members Jackson Shuford, Elizabeth Utset, and Trial Team President Annasofia Roig.
Professor H.T. Smith recently lectured at the Second Annual Civil Trial Advocacy Boot Camp.
The Education Fund recently presented Professor H.T. Smith with the Sapoznik Insurance Public School Alumni Achievement Award at its 2018 “For the Love of Art” Charity Auction.
Professor H.T. Smith lectured on advanced theories and mechanics of cross-examination to 200 lawyers and judges during a Trial Skills Boot Camp.
Rafael Torres, outgoing president of the FIU College of Law Trial Team, has been awarded the Alex Alvarez Scholarship in Trial Advocacy.