Notable University of Florida alumni dies from COVID-19
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) -An influential lawyer and University of Florida graduate is dead following a battle with COVID-19.
Fred Levin, the name-sake of the UF Levin College of Law, died Tuesday at the age of 83.
The Florida attorney gained national notoriety after he won a major legal battle against the tobacco industry in the 1990′s.
In 1999, Levin donated $10 million to UF, leading to the college being named after him.
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