LL.M. Open House

law school courtyardJoin us for an in-person open house to meet with directors, program managers, faculty and alumni and find out about full-time, part-time, and online study options. Attend and qualify for an application fee waiver.*

Tuesday, March 5, 2024
EAST Miami Hotel, Brickell City Centre
788 Brickell Plaza, Miami, FL 33131
6:00 - 8:00 PM
(Complimentary Parking, Drinks and Hors d’oeuvres)

Who Should Attend

  • Foreign-trained lawyers can learn more about doing a joint J.D./LL.M., Intensive Legal English + LL.M., and qualifying to take a U.S. Bar exam.
  • U.S. law graduates who wish to redirect their careers or obtain expertise in a specialty field.
  • Miami Law students interested in learning more about doing a joint degree.
  • Students from other law schools can learn how to get a joint J.D./LL.M., completing the LL.M. at Miami Law while still getting their J.D. from their home law school.

LL.M. Programs at Open House

Questions or Cannot Attend?

Contact us with questions or if more information is needed.

Can't make it to the Open House but would like more information? Please fill out our inquiry form.

*For new applications only. Participants must complete their application to any LL.M. program by June 1, 2024 to be considered for this waiver.

LL.M. Program Directors

Caroline Mary Bradley

Professor of Law
Associate Dean for International and Graduate Programs

c.bradley1@miami.edu

(305) 284-2082
Caroline Bradley, Professor of Law and Associate Dean for International and Graduate Programs, began her academic career in 1986, serving as a lecturer in law at the London School of Economics and Political Science. She obtained her LL.M. (first class) from Jesus College, Cambridge, in 1984, and qualified as a solicitor before joining...

Sandra Friedrich

Lecturer in Law
Assistant Dean, International Graduate Law Programs; Director, International Arbitration Institute

s.friedrich@umiami.edu

(305) 284-5691
Sandra Friedrich is the Assistant Dean, International Graduate Law Programs and Director of the White & Case International Arbitration LL.M. Graduate Program and Miami Law's International Arbitration Institute and a Lecturer in Law. Previously, she practiced law at Latham & Watkins in New...

Gregory M Levy

Assoc. Dean, Law Academic Affairs and Student Services (A)
Associate Dean Strategic Initiatives; Director, Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law LL.M.

g.levy2@umiami.edu

(305) 284-6087
Greg Levy is the Associate Dean, Academic & Student Services and Strategic Initiatives and Director of Miami Law's Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law LL.M. In his capacity, as associate dean he leads a team of academic service professionals that oversee courses, registration, exam administration, graduation, bar...

Thomas F Nealon, III

Lecturer
Director and Adjunct Faculty, Robert Traurig-Greenberg Traurig LL.M. in Real Property Development

t.nealon@miami.edu

(305) 284-3111
Thomas F. Nealon III is the Director for the Real Property Development LL.M. Program. He has taught in the RPD Program since 1996, and he currently teaches "Securitization of Commercial Real Estate" and "Distressed Property Workouts." Nealon was Vice Chairman and Director of Legal Affairs for LNR Partners, LLC, the largest...

Tina Portuondo

Lecturer in Law
Director, Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning; Director, Heckerling Graduate Program in Estate Planning

t.hestromportuondo@miami.edu

(305) 284-4498
Tina Portuondo, director of the Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning and the Heckerling Graduate Program in Estate Planning, earned a B.A., magna cum laude, from Wheaton College, a J.D., cum laude, from Georgetown University, and an LL.M. in taxation from New York University. She joined...

Dana Trier

Lecturer
Interim Director, Taxation and Taxation of Cross-Border Investment LL.M. Programs

dlt57@miami.edu

Dana Trier is the Interim Director for Miami Law's Graduate Program in Taxation and the Graduate Program in Taxation of Cross-Border Investments. He is a retired tax partner of Davis Polk & Wardwell, who currently serves as senior counsel in Davis Polk’s Tax Department in New York City. His practice...