Brooke J. Bowman

Brooke J. Bowman

Professor of Legal Skills, Associate Director for the Center of Excellence in Advocacy,
and Moot Court Advisor

B.S., Indiana University, Bloomington
M.S., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
J.D., Stetson University College of Law

Courses:
Advanced Legal Research, Legal Drafting, Polishing for Professionals workshop, Research and Writing I and II

Professor Brooke J. Bowman teaches Research and Writing I and II, Advanced Legal Research, and Legal Drafting classes, as well as the Polishing for Professionals workshop. She is also the coordinator of the Scholarly Writing Series program.

Professor Bowman is the Associate Director of the Center of Excellence in Advocacy, as well as the Moot Court Advisor.  She has coached or co-coached a number of Stetson's moot court teams that have won state, regional, national, and international competitions.  In addition, Professor Bowman is the co-director of Stetson's International Environmental Moot Court Competition and has been the director of Stetson's National Pretrial Competition. She serves as a volunteer brief evaluator for a number of national moot court competitions and has been a volunteer screening evaluator for the Scribes Best Brief Award for many years.  She is a member of the ABA Competition Committee, specifically, a member of the National Appellate Advocacy Competition subcommittee.

In the fall 2016, Professor Bowman completed ten years of service on the Editorial Board for Legal Writing: The Journal of the Legal Writing Institute. During that time, she served as the Assistant Managing Editor, the Managing Editor, the Assistant Editor in Chief, and the Editor in Chief.  Professor Bowman serves as a member of the Advisory Board for the Journal of International Aging Law & Policy, and she has been an editor of numerous law review articles and books. She is a co-author of ALWD Companion: A Citation Practice Book (with accompanying Teacher's Manual), which is a practice book to accompany the 4th edition of the ALWD Citation Manual.  Professor Bowman led a team of ALWD Scholars who transitioned the ALWD Companion to an online format and which accompanies the 5th edition of the ALWD Guide to Legal Citations.


Phone: 727-562-7370 | Email: bowman@law.stetson.edu | Office: DA-208 (Gulfport)