Lacey Turley Most is from Dallas, Texas. Ms. Most works on a variety of cases, including Negligence and Sexual Abuse cases. She received her bachelor of arts and graduated with general honors from the University of Miami. Prior to joining the Turley Law Firm, Ms. Most worked on death penalty cases in Florida. She also assisted victims of domestic violence and other violent crimes in navigating the United States immigration system.
During law school, Ms. Most distinguished herself at the University of Miami School of Law where she graduated in the top 5% of her class. She earned multiple awards for her academic performance, including the Dean’s Certificate of Achievement for earning the highest grades in her legal writing and conflict of laws classes. Ms. Most graduated magna cum laude and was inducted into the Order of the Coif.
For her performance in the school’s Litigation Skills program Ms. Most was awarded the John F. Evans Memorial Scholarship and selected to serve as the Richard Lapidus Litigation Skills Fellow. As a Litigation Skills Fellow, Ms. Most assisted other students in honing trial practice skills.
In addition to her work in the Litigation Skills program, Ms. Most devoted her time to legal writing and research. She served as Articles and Comments Editor for University of Miami Law Review, which published Ms. Most’s comment on the law and involuntary medical treatment. She also served as a Writing Dean’s Fellow where she helped other law students develop their writing skills.
U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
University of Miami School of Law
Juris Doctor, magna cum laude
University of Miami
Bachelor of Arts, with general honors
Major: Latin American Studies
Myth of Protection: Florida Courts Permitting Involuntary Medical Treatment of Pregnant Women
University of Miami Law Review
The Troubling Case of John E. Ferguson: Procedural Failure, Mental Illness, and the Death Penalty in Florida
University of Miami Law Review Blog
Honors and Awards
Order of the Coif
Articles and Comments Editor, University of Miami Law Review
Dean’s Certificate of Achievement in Legal Communications and Research I
Dean’s Certificate of Achievement in Conflict of Laws
Richard Lapidus Litigation Skills Fellow
Writing Dean’s Fellow
John F. Evans Memorial Scholarship in Litigation Skills I
Dean’s Merit Scholarship