Mihaela received her Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Miami, where she was a Soia Mentschikoff Scholar for the duration of her studies. While a law student, she was a legal intern to the Honorable Shelby Highsmith of the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida and she served as a Dean’s fellow in the Legal Writing Center.
In addition to her law degree, Mihaela holds a Ph.D. in Philosophy and an M.A. in American Studies from Babes-Bolyai University in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. As a doctoral student, she spent the 2001-02 academic year as a Fulbright Scholar at Stanford University, California, where she researched her doctoral dissertation on American Pragmatism.
January 07, 2019 BLOG POST Offerors relax! Offerees take note! The technical requirements of rule 2.516 do not apply to proposals for settlement
The Florida Supreme Court in Wheaton v. Wheaton, No. SC17-716, 2019 WL 99109 (Fla. Jan.4, 2019), resolved the district split on the issue whether proposals for settlement made pursuant to section 768.79, Florida Statutes and Florida Rule of Civil Procedure 1.442 must comply with the e-mail service provisions of Florida Rule of Judicial Administration 2.516.
June 06, 2019 EVENT Harvey v. GEICO Gen. Ins. Co. - Where do we go from here?
This panel of experienced bad faith attorneys will discuss the landscape of third-party bad faith claims in Florida following the Supreme Court’s recent opinion in Harvey v. GEICO Gen. Ins. Co.
March 08, 2018 NEWS International Women’s Day
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