Stetson Law students win national and regional advocacy championships

Stetson University College of Law students won a national and regional advocacy competition over the weekend of Nov. 11-12. (L-R): Cymoril White, Brooks Robinson and Alicia Winterkorn at the William & Mary Law School Negotiation Tournament. Stetson’s Dispute Resolution team of Brooks Robinson and Alicia Winterkorn won the William & Mary Law School Negotiation Tournament in Virginia on Nov. 12. Stetson student Cymoril White also… » Read more


Stetson’s Foreman Biodiversity Lecture tackles climate change impacts on coastal ecosystems

Stetson University College of Law’s Foreman Biodiversity Lecture by Dr. Max Finlayson on Nov. 9 presented “Climate Change Impacts on Coastal Ecosystems— Evidence from Australia’s Great Barrier Reef and Mangroves.” Dr. Finlayson directs the Institute for Land, Water and Society at Charles Sturt University in Australia. Foreman Biodiversity lecturer Dr. Max Finlayson. Photo by Eileen McGarry. “The major takeaway is that climate change is occurring… » Read more


Florida Politics – Nov. 10, 2017 – Professor Charles Rose

Professor Charles Rose is quoted in the Nov. 10 Florida Politics, “Sunburn-the morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics.”… » Read more


Tipping the Scales – Nov. 9, 2017 – Professor Kirsten Davis

Professor Kirsten Davis is quoted in the Nov. 9 Tipping the Scales article, “Law Schools with the Best Career Prospects.”… » Read more


Miami Herald – Nov. 9, 2017 – Professor Charles Rose

Professor Charles Rose is quoted in the Nov. 9 Miami Herald article, “Latvala says polygraph proves he didn’t harass women.”… » Read more


American Bar Association honors Professor of Law Ellen Podgor with Raeder-Taslitz Award

(L-R): Professor Ellen Podgor with Professor Lucian E. Dervan, incoming ABA Criminal Justice Section chair. Photo by Cheryl Segal. Stetson University Professor of Law Ellen S. Podgor received the American Bar Association Raeder-Taslitz Award on Nov. 3 in Washington, D.C. Podgor is the Gary R. Trombley Family White Collar Crime research professor at Stetson. “I’m incredibly honored to get this award because Andy Taslitz and… » Read more


Alumni join U.S. Supreme Court Bar

(L-R): Jason Turner J.D. ’04, Paul Sabaj LL.M. ’10, Keith Appleby J.D./M.B.A. ’04, Prineet Sharma J.D. ’98, Dean Christopher Pietrsuzkiewicz, Nicole Andrejko, Amy Rigdon B.A. ’05/J.D. ’08, Aaron Watson J.D. ’09, Marc Levine J.D. ’06, Mike Connelly B.A. ’93/J.D. ’96, and Vincent Citro B.B.A. ’98, J.D./M.B.A. ’00. Photo courtesy Assistant Dean Kevin Hughes. Stetson University College of Law alumni Jason Turner J.D. ’04, Paul Sabaj… » Read more


Orlando Sentinel – Nov. 8, 2017 – Professor Stacey-Rae Simcox

Professor Stacey-Rae Simcox did an interview with the Orlando Sentinel for the article, “Veterans’ longest battle for disability benefits.”… » Read more


A day at the beach honoring veterans: Stetson Law students, Dean show support for Gulfport’s Heroes Weekend

(L-R): Back row Ashaley Boatwright, Marc Wolfson, Mark Pack, Robert Kilmartin, Kyle Short, Kevin Basso, Michelle Liedtke, Felicia Becker, Haviland Kebler, Matt Ceriale, Mike Eaton, Stetson Law Dean Christopher Pietruszkiewicz. (L-R): Front row Gulfport Police Chief Rob Vincent, VETsports mascot and Officer Chris Priest. Photo by Brielle Tucker. Stetson University College of Law students and Dean Christopher Pietruszkiewicz met with VETsports and Gulfport police officers… » Read more


Washington Times – Nov. 6, 2017 – Dean Emeritus and Professor of Law Bruce Jacob

Dean Emeritus and Professor of Law Bruce Jacob spoke with the Washington Times for the article, “Supreme Court upholds death penalty for murdered who can’t remember his crime.”  … » Read more