prior writings


Although qualified to work in various areas, prior topics written on include:


  • Business Law
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Art Law
  • Dependency
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Bias and Discrimination
  • Temporality

trustworthiness


Past President, Society of Bar & Gavel


Historical Service Award, Middle District of Florida Academic Symposium


Jack Ankus '58 Memorial Service Award


Center for Ethics and Public Service Fellow


Judge, University of Miami Ethics Bowl

review


University of Miami Law Review,

     11th Circuit Editor

      Write-on Member


Duties:

Executive Editing

Article Selection

Candidate Article Selection

Write-on Candidate Selection

Casenote Workshop Panelist

Community Outreach

experience


Research Assistant, University of Miami School of Law


Research Assistant, University of Miami School of Business  Administration


Law Clerk, Chepenik Trushin, LLP


Intern, University of Miami Children and Youth Law Clinic


Intern, Legal Aid Service of Broward County


HVAC Foreman, B & I Contractors, Inc.

education


J.D., University of Miami School of Law, 

         magna cum laude


B.A., Political Science, New College of

         Florida

Brian M. Stewart, Esq.

Lead Mechanic

 

A pipefitter turned lawyer, I wanted to combine my design and technical skills with my legal training and love for writing. I founded Legal Mechanics to focus exclusively on the writing process and how to make works of legal scholarship function properly.

LEGAL MECHANICS, LLC

legal writing


Primary author on three appellate briefs and two reply briefs


Experience drafting motions, writs, and legal memoranda


revue


Head Writer, Miami Law: Sold Out,

     Equity Playhouse, 2013


Assistant Writer/Assistant Director,

      Are You Afraid of the Bar?,

      Equity Playhouse, 2012

publications


BOOKS

Practice & Proficiency: Wills, Trusts and Estates with Profs. Reid K. Weisbord & Stephen K. Urice

(legal treatise/study aid under contract with Carolina Academic Press) (expected release 2016)

ARTICLES


Brian M. Stewart, Supreme Soup Strainers: Top Ten Supreme Court Mustaches, 18 Green Bag 2d 453 (2015)

​Brian M. Stewart, Before the Smoke Cleared: Decision-Making Between 9/11/01 and 9/14/01, 68 U. Miami L. Rev. 763 (2014)


Brian M. Stewart, Lives Revisited: Drawing the Line Between History and Hollywood, 92 Fla. Hist. Q. 289 (2013)

Brian M. Stewart, Chronolawgy: A Study of Law and Temporal Perception, 67 U. Miami L. Rev. 303 (2012)


Anita Cava & Brian M. Stewart, Quid Pro Quo Corruption is "So Yesterday": Restoring Honest Services Fraud After Skilling and Black, 12 U.C. Davis Bus. L.J. 1 (2011)

Ryan Grubich, Stephanie Stein, & Brian Stewart, Viability Under Florida Law of Discrimination Claim by Person Perceived to be in a Targeted Group, Anti-Defamation League Fla. Region 2012 Summer Assoc. Research Program Compilation of Summary Memos (2012)