Recent law grad cited in federal court

Brandon Breslow J.D. ’16, recently published an article in The Federal Lawyer, the official publication of the Federal Bar Association, that was cited by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in the case of John R. Turner v. U.S. (L-R): Brandon Breslow and Stetson Law Dean Christopher Pietruszkiewicz at the May 2016 Honors and Awards ceremony at Stetson. Breslow began working on… » Read more

The Chronicle of Higher Education – Feb. 19, 2017 – Professor Peter Lake

Professor Peter Lake wrote the article, “The Hazards and Opportunities Presented by Title IX,” for the Chronicle of Higher Education.… » Read more

Bloomberg BNA- Feb. 17, 2017 – Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy

Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy was mentioned in the Feb. 17 Bloomberg BNA article, “Trump Inaugural Got Millions From Big Companies.”… » Read more

Stetson’s Veterans Law Institute partners with Bay Pines VA Healthcare System, Bay Area Legal Services and Gulfcoast Legal Services to assist veterans

Stetson University College of Law’s Veterans Law Institute celebrated the launch of a new medical-legal partnership on Feb. 15  with the Bay Pines Veterans Administration Healthcare System, Bay Area Legal Services and Gulfcoast Legal Services to help veterans. The program officially launched Feb. 1, with hundreds of veterans already signed up for assistance. Stetson Law Dean Christopher Pietruszkiewicz signed a new medical-legal partnership to help… » Read more

10News – Feb. 15, 2017 – Professor Louis Virelli

Professor Louis Virelli is quoted in the Feb. 15 10 News story “Could Trump’s Overtures with Putin Mean Impeachment?”… » Read more

preLaw – Feb. 15, 2017 – Professor Charles Rose

Professor Charles Rose is quoted in the spring 2017 preLaw article, “Top schools for trial advocacy, alternative dispute resolution, and international law.”… » Read more

Minority Mentoring Picnic brings students, judges and attorneys together for annual networking event

By Brielle Tucker On Feb. 4, members of Stetson’s Black Law Students Association attended the 13th Annual Minority Mentoring Picnic in Hialeah, Florida. Ten Stetson students attended this year’s annual networking event, coordinated by the Kozyak Minority Mentoring Foundation. Students and family gather at the Minority Mentoring Picnic. Photo courtesy Brielle Tucker. Upon arrival, law students were greeted with a sticker that read “I Need… » Read more

Paying it forward: Nenezian-Jones-Cooley Scholarship recipients named

Stetson University College of Law students and alumni celebrated student scholarship recipients with a softball game in Hoyt Field in Gulfport on Feb. 11. Students and alumni gather after the scholarship softball game for a photo. The alumni won the game. Photo courtesy Marissa Marchena. (L-R): Bill Loughery J.D. ’84, student scholarship recipients Miles Hickman and Marissa Marchena and Jeff Adams J.D. ’84. Photo courtesy… » Read more

Bay News 9 – Feb. 14, 2017 – Professor Louis Virelli

Professor Louis Virelli appeared on the Feb. 14 Bay News 9 discussing the Florida Supreme Court stance on a school voucher case.… » Read more

Stetson Law’s moot court, bar prep among the best in the nation

The winter 2017 issue of the National Jurist magazine again lists Stetson University College of Law’s moot court among the best 20 programs in the nation during this decade. Stetson is also mentioned in the article, “Best schools for bar exam preparation.” Stetson advocacy teams prepare in the Florin Roebig Courtroom, one of the law school’s teaching courtrooms. Stetson’s Moot Court Board is currently ranked… » Read more