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Jun 08, 2017, 07:11 ET Stetson Veterans Law Institute Director Tapped for Federal Judgeship

Stetson University College of Law Veterans Law Institute director and Professor of Law Michael P. Allen has been selected by President Trump for a...


Oct 02, 2014, 17:48 ET Stetson University and USF Health form first-of-a-kind partnership to help veterans

Stetson University College of Law and the University of South Florida are joining forces to help Florida veterans through supportive clinical...


Aug 05, 2014, 13:27 ET Stetson University offers new dual degree in advocacy

Stetson University College of Law will offer a new dual-degree program starting spring 2015, allowing students to earn both a J.D. degree and an...


Jul 02, 2014, 12:14 ET Stetson University named best student chapter by Florida Bar

The Florida Bar recently honored Stetson University College of Law student leaders for their outstanding chapter. Stetson's chapter of the Young...


Jun 27, 2014, 15:57 ET Stetson Lawyers Association honors eight law alumni and friends

 The Stetson Lawyers Association presented awards to eight outstanding alumni and friends of Stetson University College of Law during the...


May 08, 2014, 10:04 ET Educating Advocates: Teaching Advocacy Skills hosted May 20-22 at Stetson Law in Gulfport, Fla.

 Stetson University College of Law will host its annual Educating Advocates: Teaching Advocacy Skills conference May 20-22 in Gulfport, Fla....


May 07, 2014, 16:11 ET Stetson offers U.S. Legal System and Trial Advocacy Skills for foreign attorneys

Stetson University College of Law is offering a three-week certificate program in U.S. Legal System and Trial Advocacy Skills for foreign attorneys...


May 05, 2014, 12:01 ET Stetson Law offers new summer course on sea turtle conservation

Stetson University College of Law has added a new summer course for law students on sea turtle protection. Topics in Biodiversity Law: Sea Turtles...


Apr 28, 2014, 13:55 ET NY Times journalist to speak at Stetson Law commencement

Adam Liptak, lawyer, author and New York Times Supreme Court correspondent, will address 260 graduates of Stetson University College of...


May 06, 2013, 09:46 ET Stetson Law offers LL.M. degrees in advocacy, elder law, international law: LL.M. in Advocacy to launch in August

 Stetson University College of Law, home to the top-ranked trial advocacy program in the country, is offering three LL.M. degrees to help...


Feb 01, 2013, 14:23 ET Stetson wins New York City Bar's National Moot Court Competition

GULFPORT, Fla., Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Stetson University College of Law students Andrew Harris, Julia McGrath and Victoria...


Dec 18, 2012, 11:46 ET Affirmative action in admissions discussed at Stetson University's Annual National Conference on Law and Higher Education in Orlando

 Stetson University College of Law presents the 34th Annual National Conference on Law and Higher Education on Feb. 14-20, 2013, in Orlando,...


Oct 15, 2012, 15:45 ET Veterans Law seminar is Oct. 27 at Stetson's Tampa Law Center

Stetson University College of Law and the Florida Bar will host a Veterans Law Accreditation Training program at the Tampa Law Center, 1700 N....


Jun 27, 2012, 13:03 ET International Criminal Tribunal judge to serve as Distinguished International Fellow at Stetson Law

Judge Patrick Robinson, past-president of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, will serve a three-year role as a...


Jun 27, 2012, 10:48 ET Christopher M. Pietruszkiewicz is the new dean of Stetson University College of Law

 Christopher M. Pietruszkiewicz is the new dean of Stetson University College of Law in Gulfport/Tampa, Fla. Dean Pietruszkiewicz joins Stetson...


Jan 03, 2012, 15:03 ET Stetson University Selects Christopher Pietruszkiewicz as College of Law Dean

Christopher Pietruszkiewicz has been named the new dean of Stetson University College of Law in Tampa Bay, Fla. Pietruszkiewicz joins Stetson from...


Dec 20, 2011, 10:45 ET Campus Predators and Social Media Examined at Stetson University Law and Higher Education Conference

 The fallout of the Penn State scandal, new disability law updates, and the impact of social media predators on college campuses are among the...


Dec 13, 2011, 17:18 ET Stetson Law Students Author Book with Professor

Six students who participated in Dr. Timothy Kaye's Jurisprudence Seminar last fall at Stetson University College of Law in Tampa Bay, Fla., have...


Nov 03, 2011, 11:45 ET Stetson University College of Law Inducts Seven Into Hall of Fame

Stetson University College of Law inducted seven members into its Hall of Fame on Oct. 29 in Gulfport. This year's inductees include: Professor...


Jul 19, 2011, 14:23 ET Stetson University and National Criminal Defense Bar Launch White Collar Criminal Defense College

Stetson University College of Law and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) are launching the NACDL White Collar Criminal...


Apr 07, 2010, 11:34 ET Stetson Law Dean Darby Dickerson selected as Business Woman of the Year

Darby Dickerson, vice president and dean of Stetson University College of Law, is the St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce 2010 Business Woman...


Mar 31, 2010, 17:17 ET Stetson Wins National Trial Competition

Stetson University College of Law won the National Trial Competition, beating Stanford Law School in the final round of competition in Dallas,...


Mar 09, 2010, 11:05 ET Stetson Law Professor's Book Proposes Alternatives to College Binge Drinking, Cheating, Violence

Stetson University College of Law professor Peter Lake says most colleges and universities have a one-size-fits-all approach to a range of student...


Mar 02, 2010, 12:04 ET Beverly Ledbetter and Barbara Lee Receive Higher Ed Center Awards at National Conference

GULFPORT, Fla., March 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Beverly Ledbetter and Barbara A. Lee, Ph.D., both received prestigious awards from Stetson...


Feb 19, 2010, 15:19 ET Stetson Law Excels Nationwide Among Law Schools Graduating Hispanic Students

Stetson University College of Law has again been listed among the top 25 law schools graduating Hispanics in The Hispanic Outlook in Higher...