Michele Beardslee DeStefano

University of Miami - School of Law

Associate Professor of Law

P.O. Box 248087

Coral Gables, FL 33146

United States

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Hiring Teams, Firms and Lawyers: Evidence of the Evolving Relationships in the Corporate Legal Market

Law and Social Inquiry, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 06 May 2011
John C. Coates, IV, Michele Beardslee DeStefano, David B. Wilkins and Ashish Nanda
Harvard Law School, University of Miami - School of Law, Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession and Harvard Law School
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Hiring Teams from Rivals: Theory and Evidence on the Evolving Relationships in the Corporate Legal Market

CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 03 Aug 2009
Michele Beardslee DeStefano, Ashish Nanda, David B. Wilkins and John C. Coates, IV
University of Miami - School of Law, Harvard Law School, Harvard University - Center on the Legal Profession and Harvard Law School
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The Corporate Attorney-Client Privilege: Third Rate Doctrine for Third Party Consultants

Southern Methodist University Law Review, Vol. 62, 2009
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 09 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2009
Michele Beardslee DeStefano
University of Miami - School of Law
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Creating a Culture of Compliance: Why Departmentalization May Not Be the Answer

Hastings Business Law Journal, Vol. 10, p. 71, 2014
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 07 Feb 2014
Michele Beardslee DeStefano
University of Miami - School of Law
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compliance, legal ethics, culture, corporations, corporate governance

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The Law Firm Chief Innovation Officer: Goals, Roles, and Holes

University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18-39
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2019
Michele Beardslee DeStefano
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 371 (78,974)
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innovation, legal profession, career, culture, law firm, leadership

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Advocacy in the Court of Public Opinion, Installment Two: How Far Should Corporate Lawyers Go?

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Vol. 23, No. 4, 2010, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-06
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 23 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2011
Michele Beardslee DeStefano
University of Miami - School of Law
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corporate, advocacy, model rule 3.3, court of public opinion, public relations

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Advocacy in the Court of Public Opinion Part I: Broadening the Role of Corporate Attorneys

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Vol. 22, 2009
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 08 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2009
Michele Beardslee DeStefano
University of Miami - School of Law
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Compliance and Claim Funding: Testing the Borders of Lawyers’ Monopoly and the Unauthorized Practice of Law

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 82, p. 2961, 2014, HLS Program on the Legal Profession Research Paper No. 2014-20, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-7
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 May 2014 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2014
Michele Beardslee DeStefano
University of Miami - School of Law
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Nonlawyers Influencing Lawyers: Too Many Cooks in the Kitchen or Stone Soup?

Fordham Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 29 May 2012
Michele Beardslee DeStefano
University of Miami - School of Law
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Innovation: A New Key Discipline for Lawyers and Legal Education

New Suits: Appetite for Disruption in the Legal World co-curated by Michele DeStefano and Dr. Guenther Dobrauz (Stämpfli Verlag 2019)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Jul 2019
Michele Beardslee DeStefano
University of Miami - School of Law
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innovation, law, lawyer, legal profession, leadership, innovator, executive education, legal education, law firm, general counsel, corporate legal department, in-house lawyers

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Taking the Business Out of Work Product

University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-04
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2018
Michele Beardslee DeStefano
University of Miami - School of Law
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Work Product Doctrine, Corporate Law, Attorney-Client Privilege, Business Law, Corporate Attorney, Privilege

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Claim Funders and Commercial Claim Holders: A Common Interest or a Common Problem?

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 63, p. 305, 2014, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-6
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 21 May 2014
Michele Beardslee DeStefano
University of Miami - School of Law
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The Secret Sauce to Teaching Collaboration and Leadership to Lawyers: The 3-4-5 Method of Innovation

New Suits: Appetite for Disruption in the Legal World, co-curated by Michele DeStefano and Dr. Guenther Dobrauz (Stämpfli Verlag 2019), University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Jul 2019
Michele Beardslee DeStefano
University of Miami - School of Law
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innovation, law, legal, legal profession, lawyer, executive education, leadership, leaders, education, law school, collaboration, law firms, legal departments, general counsels, in-house lawyers