Barry Law News

 

Displaying 1 - 10 of 23

Barry Law School Moot Court team wins the Robert Orseck Moot Court Competition

For the first time in Barry Law School history, the Barry Law Moot Court team finished first overall in the 2016 Robert Orseck Memorial Moot Court Competition, which was sponsored by the Young Lawyers Division of the Florida Bar. In addition, Barry won both of the other top prizes at the event – Best Advocate and Best Brief. The Barry Law...  read more

Barry Law Dean Appointed to ABA Immigration Panel

Barry University School of Law Dean Leticia M. Diaz says she's excited about the opportunity to serve on the American Bar Association's Commission on Immigration. “For me this is truly timely. The United States immigration system is broken and we can no longer wait to make changes. A permanent fix is needed now,” she said. Dean Diaz...  read more

A Call to Protect The Earth

Sister Patricia Siemen, Director of Barry Law School's Center for Earth Jurisprudence, says Pope Francis' long-awaited encyclical on the environment, Laudato Si', issues a call to all people to act in regards to protecting the earth. Siemen wrote about Laudato Si' in an article for the Global Sister's Report, a project of National Catholic...  read more

Barry University Law School partners with Metz Culinary Management for Campus Dining Services

The Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law has partnered with Metz Culinary Management to provide dining services for students, faculty, staff and guests effective July 13, 2015. Under the five-year agreement, Metz Culinary Management plans to implement signature food concept stations that improve the quality and variety of fresh and...  read more

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Cites Barry Law Professor in Milestone Decision

U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr. quoted Professor Michael T. Morley of Barry University's Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law in his dissenting opinion, written on behalf of four Justices, from a recent Supreme Court ruling concerning states' power over congressional redistricting. “It is gratifying to know that the Court...  read more

Diaz honored by Lawyers of Color

Barry Law Dean Named to 'Power List' for 2nd Year Leticia M. Diaz, Dean of Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law, has been named to Lawyers of Color's Fourth Annual Power List, a comprehensive catalog of the nation's most influential minority attorneys and non-minority diversity advocates. It is the second consecutive year that Diaz...  read more

Constitutional Law Scholars Forum

Barry University School of Law and the American Constitution Society present Constitutional Law Scholars Forum A discourse on cutting-edge issues in Constitutional Law by national scholars March 20, 20158:00 a.m. - 5:15 p.m. Breakfast and lunch will be served This event has been approved for 6.5 CLE credits by the Florida Bar. Registration Fee:...  read more

Prospective Students: Join us on campus Feb. 25

Join us Wednesday, February 25, for an Open House on the Barry University School of Law campus in Orlando. This event, open to students interested in Fall 2015 or Spring 2016 admission, is from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and includes beverages and appetizers. You will have the opportunity to speak with Barry Law students and members of our distinguished...  read more

RFK Jr. is Keynote Speaker at Summit

Robert F. Kennedy Jr., one of the nation's leading defenders of the environment, will be Barry University School of Law's Keynote Speaker for the 2015 Environmental & Earth Law Summit, “Climate Disruption: Choosing Our Environmental Destiny,” to be held April 9 on the school's Orlando campus. Kennedy's reputation as a leading voice...  read more

Trial Team Wins Florida Bar Competition

Barry University School of Law's Trial Team has made school history, winning first place in the prestigious Florida Bar Chester Bedell Mock Trial Competition, held January 21- January 23 in West Palm Beach. Members of the winning team were Luis Herrera, James Smeriglio III (advocates), William Sepulveda, Nikki Metzgar-Schall, and Jackson Lubin....  read more

Displaying 1 - 10 of 23