LawNewz – Feb. 9, 2017 – Professor Louis Virelli

Professor Louis Virelli was quoted in the Feb. 9 LawNewz article, “No, Judge Gorsuch Shouldn’t Attack Trump, Here’s What He Should Do Instead.”… » Read more


Does corporate money intersect with politics? Ben Cohen of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream presents at Stetson law symposium

Stetson University College of Law will host a daylong symposium on March 24, on how corporate law, litigation, lobbying and money in politics intersect with the political system and our democracy. The keynote will be presented by Ben Cohen of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream at 1 p.m. in the Great Hall at Stetson law school, 1401 61st St. S. in Gulfport, Florida. Ben Cohen… » Read more


Chronicle of Higher Education – Feb. 8, 2017 – Professor Peter Lake

Professor Peter Lake is quote in the Feb. 8 Chronicle of Higher Education article, “How a 20-Page Letter Changed the Way Higher Education Handles Sexual Assault.”… » Read more


Chronicle of Higher Education – Feb. 8, 2017 – Professor Peter Lake

Professor Peter Lake is quoted in the Feb. 8 Chronicle of Higher Education article, “Betsy DeVos Survived a Historic Confirmation Fight. What’s Next for Higher Ed?”… » Read more


SCOTUSblog – Feb. 7, 2017 – Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy

Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy is quoted in the SCOTUSblog regarding her article for the Brennan Center on Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch’s campaign finance jurisprudence.… » Read more


Stetson named regional co-champion at National Trial Competition

National Trial Competition winners (L-R): Daniel Christopher, Haley Coet, Ashleigh Brooks and Carlos Manresa. Stetson University College of Law was named regional co-champion of the Region 6 rounds of the National Trial Competition on Feb. 3-5 at the Pinellas County Justice Center in Clearwater, Florida. The Stetson team of Ashleigh Brooks, Daniel Christopher, Carlos Manresa and Haley Coet defeated a team from Cumberland University in… » Read more


Stetson honors William Proctor and Amy Gajda at National Conference on Law and Higher Education

Stetson University’s annual National Conference on Law and Higher Education celebrates 38 years in February, honoring two leaders in higher education. This year’s conference honors William Proctor, Ph.D. with the Facilitator Award, created for educators who embody the values and principles articulated in The Rights and Responsibilities of the Modern University. Professor Amy Gajda will receive the William A. Kaplin Award, named for Professor William… » Read more


What do employers look for in hiring graduates? Student success scholar speaks at Stetson

What are the skills employers look for when hiring law school graduates? What skills would you improve? Social scientist and education expert Dr. Terrell L. Strayhorn asked a roomful of approximately 100 first and second-year law students on Stetson’s Gulfport campus to develop some ideas to help prepare for their future careers. Dr. Terrell Strayhorn delivered the keynote address at Stetson’s Intention and Impact Summit.… » Read more


Stetson wins Chester Bedell Trial Competition for 22nd time in 34 years

Stetson University College of Law has won the Chester Bedell Trial Competition for the 22nd time in 34 years. Stetson sent two teams to the premier state competition, who both advanced to compete against each other in the final round. Twenty teams of students from 10 law schools across the state of Florida competed. (L-R) Laura Rose, Courtney Olivier, Carolina Suazo, Kaitlyn Dugas, Skylar Stewart,… » Read more


Tampa Bay Times – Jan. 29, 2017 – Professor Theresa Pulley-Radwan and Professor Louis Virelli

Professor Theresa Pulley -Radwan and Professor Louis Virelli are quoted in the Tampa Bay Times article, “St. Pete entrepreneur Bill Edwards dogged by lawsuit seeking to freeze assets.”… » Read more