Practice Areas

Governance
Subject MatterLawyer

Board of Trustees and UF Governance

Amy Hass

Any UF or Affiliate Need--if you don’t know whom to call

Amy Hass

Faculty Governance

Ana Spiguel

Regulation Process

Ana Spiguel
Amy Quillen

Academic and Student Affairs
Subject MatterLawyer

Academic Ventures

Ana Spiguel

FERPA

Amy Hass
Brande Smith

Online Programs

Distance Education

Paul Stern

Student Affairs (general)

Amy Hass
Brande Smith

Tuition and Fees

Brande Smith
Ana Spiguel

Research
Subject MatterLawyer

Export Controls

Amy Hass

Research Compliance (e.g. financial, conflicts, misconduct, human subjects, animal subjects, health affairs, etc.

Amy Hass (financial)
David Lewis (human subjects, animals, health affairs related)

IP & Proprietary Interests
Subject MatterLawyer

Intellectual Property (Trademark, Copyright, Patent, Use of Name)

Paul Stern

Nondisclosure Agreements

Paul Stern

Software Licensing Agreements

Paul Stern

Technology Licensing Agreements

Paul Stern

Disputes, Enforcement & Emergencies
Subject MatterLawyer

Audits & Investigations

Amy Hass (general)

Crisis Response/Emergency Operations

Amy Hass

Law enforcement matters               

Brande Smith

Subpoenas, Complaints, Other Legal Processes

Amy Hass
Ryan Fuller

Facilities, Finance, Procurement, Business Contracts/Transactions
Subject MatterLawyer

Business Contracts/Transactions

Ana Spiguel
Andrew Eisman (health affairs)

Design and Construction

Colt Little

Financing

Colt Little

Procurement

Colt Little

Real Estate

Colt Little

Tax

Mike Ford

Faculty, Staff and Students
Subject MatterLawyer

Employment/Labor/Discipline

Ryan Fuller

Immigration

Ryan Fuller

Student Discipline

Brande Smith

Enterprise Wide - Other
Subject MatterLawyer

ADA issues

Brande Smith

Conflicts of Interest/Outside Activities/Ethics

Ana Spiguel

Constitutional issues (campus speech, protests, due process, firearms policies)

Amy Hass

Diversity and Inclusion

Ryan Fuller

Enterprise Risk Management

Amy Hass

Insurance

Mike Ford

International Endeavors

Ana Spiguel

Nondisclosure/confidentiality agreements

Paul Stern

Open Meetings Laws

Amy Hass

Political Activities

Mike Ford

Public Records Laws

Amy Quillen
Amy Hass

Health Affairs
Subject MatterLawyer

Health Affairs--any matter

Andrei Boyarshinov

Health Affairs (Gainesville)

Andrei Boyarshinov

Health Affairs (Jacksonville)

Bill Young

Health Affairs Transactions

Andrew Eisman

HIPAA

Andrei Boyarshinov

Medical Billing Compliance

Andrei Boyarshinov

Bill Young

Direct Support Organizations
Subject MatterLawyer

Athletics

Mike Ford (compliance, contracts, governance)
Amy Hass (litigation/disputes)

Foundation - Gifts & Donations

Susan Goffman (sgoffman@uff.ufl.edu)

Legal Services to DSOs & Affiliates

Amy Hass

Shands Hospitals

James Roberts (rojamm@shands.ufl.edu)