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A message from the Dean Leticia Diaz, J.D.

A message from the Dean Leticia Diaz, J.D.

Dear Alumni, Barry University School of Law embodies a holistic, compassionate approach to the study of law—our very mission centers on principles of social justice. As we have taken unprecedented steps because of the COVID-19 pandemic, we need to support each other and our students now more than ever. While we have been prudent and as flexible as...

Barry Law Trial Team wins 8th Annual InVino Veritas Mock Trial Competition

Barry Law Trial Team wins 8th Annual InVino Veritas Mock Trial Competition

Barry University School of Law's Trial Team recently earned an impressive first place victory at the 8th Annual InVino Veritas Mock Trial Competition hosted by the Golden Gate University School of Law and the GCU Litigation Center. In late October, the team competed against sixteen teams from schools across the nation, including Florida State...

Barry Law Dean Leticia Diaz wins Lifetime Achievement Award for Diversity

Barry Law Dean Leticia Diaz wins Lifetime Achievement Award for Diversity

Barry Law Dean Leticia Diaz wins Lifetime Achievement Award for Diversity Barry Law Dean Leticia M. Diaz was the recent recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award for Diversity at the Orlando Business Journal's Diversity in Business Awards ceremony for her work diversifying the student body as well as the faculty and staff at the law school. The...

Barry Law Wins VITA Award from ABA

Barry Law Wins VITA Award from ABA

For the second year in a row and the 12th time overall, the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program (VITA) at Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law has been recognized with the National Achievement Award from the American Bar Association (ABA) Law Student Division. The award was announced on August 10 at the ABA Annual Meeting in San...

Barry Law Alumni Profile - Samaroo Law

Barry Law Alumni Profile - Samaroo Law

Barry Law Alumni Avita Samaroo talks about her firm Samaroo Law in Orlando, FL, and what impact the law school had on her starting her own legal firm.

Barry Law Students Receive Pro Bono Award from Florida Bar Foundation

Barry Law Students Receive Pro Bono Award from Florida Bar Foundation

Photo: Dean Leticia Diaz of Barry University School of Law (left) with president of the Florida Bar Foundation, Juliette E. Lippman. Barry University School of Law received an award for most student engagement in The Florida Bar Foundation's 2019 Florida Pro Bono Law School Challenge. The Foundation announced the winners at The Florida Bar Annual...

Barry Law 2019 Graduation

Barry Law 2019 Graduation

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Barry Law Professor Nadia Ahmad Co-Authors Article in Washington Post

Barry Law Professor Nadia Ahmad Co-Authors Article in Washington Post

Barry University School of Law associate professor Nadia B. Ahmad recently collaborated on an article featured in the Washington Post about misconceptions on wearing a hijab. Professor Ahmad co-authored the article with University of Wisconsin professor Asifa Quraishi-Landes in an effort to dispel common myths about the hijab in the media. They...

Barry Law Alumni Spotlight: Danny Burgess ('11)

Barry Law Alumni Spotlight: Danny Burgess ('11)

Barry Law Alumni is Florida's New Leader of the Department of Veterans' Affairs Daniel “Danny” Burgess Jr. ('11) has melded the service-based mission and experiences he absorbed at Barry Law into a fast-paced, successful life's journey … which has moved rapidly from local politics to Florida statewide politics, culminating in...

Barry Law Wins National Immigration Law Competition

Barry Law Wins National Immigration Law Competition

–Barry Law School takes first place in New York University's (NYU) annual National Immigration Law Competition, second place for best brief and second place for best advocate – Orlando, Fla. (Feb. 5, 2019) – Barry University School of Law's moot court team won first place at the National Immigration Law Competition (ILC) — New...

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