Alumni Videos

Listen and watch alumni describe how their Miami experiences prepared them for careers in law.

Patent Attorney — A Nice Niche

Jim Heinen (Miami, 2003) majored in Chemistry. He is now an Associate, Intellectual Property Group, Armstrong Teasdale LLP. Mr. Heinen explained how his major led to a career as a patent attorney. [November 2012]

Patent Attorney - A Nice Niche Video Transcript

Analyze an Issue from All Sides

Mark Thompson (Miami, 2011) majored in Political Science and minored in Ethics. He is currently a student at the University of Chicago Law School. Mark described how he decided to become a lawyer and how Miami prepared him for law school. [October 2012]

Analyze an Issue from All Sides Video Transcript

The World Isn't All Contracts and Torts

Beth McNellie (Miami, 1986) majored in Interdisciplinary Studies; she earned her JD in 1989 from Columbia University School of Law. She is a Partner at Baker & Hostetler, LLP (Columbus office). She is a former chair of the Pre-Law Alumni Advisory Board and a member of the College of Arts and Science Alumni Advisory Board. She talked about how Miami prepared her for the Columbia School of Law. [September 2011]

The World Isn't All Contracts and Torts Video Transcript