Joan Martinez Evora

Lecturer
Academic Director, Global Executive MBA Program

Phone:
(305) 284-4633
Locator Code:
6532

 
About

Biography

Dr. Joan Martínez Evora is a Lecturer in Business Law at the University of Miami School of Business Administration. He teaches business law courses and has taught at the undergraduate, graduate, executive MBA, and law graduate levels. Prior to joining the School of Business, Professor Martínez Evora was a Visiting Assistant Professor of Law at the University of Miami School of Law, where he taught Law of Obligations (Torts and Contracts) and International Family Law. He had previously been a member of the faculty at University of Havana School of Law, where he taught Civil Procedure.

Professor Martínez Evora received formal education in both common law and civil law legal systems. He holds a Juris Doctor degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Miami School of Law and a Juris Doctor equivalent degree, with honors, from the University of Havana School of Law. In addition, he has practiced as a litigator and in the areas of business law and real estate. His current research interests include contracts, international business law, consumer finance, and international laws affecting US businesses. He has appeared multiple times as legal commentator in regional, national, and international press. He received the Teaching Excellence Award at Miami Business School, Professional MBA class of 2017 and 2019, and in the Master of Science in International Business, 2020.

Career

Education

2011 J.D., magna cum laude, University of Miami School of Law
2004 Licenciado en Derecho, with honors, University of Havana

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Contract law | Legal implications of international business transactions | Business ethics

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Contract law | Legal implications of international business transactions | Business ethics

Professional Experience

2021 - Academic Director, Miami Global Executive MBA Program, Miami Herbert Business School
2018 - 2019Academic Director, Global Executive MBA (en Español) Program, Miami Herbert Business School
2012 - Lecturer, Business Law, Miami Herbert Business School
2011 - 2012Visiting Assistant Professor of Law, University of Miami School of Law

Honors & Acknowledgements

Excellence in Teaching Award, Master of Science Degree in International Business, Miami Herbert Business School (2020)
Excellence in Teaching Award, Professional MBA Program, Miami Herbert Business School (2019)
Excellence in Teaching Award, Professional MBA Program, University of Miami Business School (2017)
Research

Publications

Co-Author, with Patricia Sánchez Abril and Francisco Oliva Blázquez: The Right of Withdrawal in Consumer Contracts: A Comparative Analysis of American and European Law, InDret, No. 3 (2018).