Championing legal rights for the mentally disabled: Michael L. Perlin talks

Michael Perlin spoke at Stetson law school on March 23. Photo by Marissa Marchena. “We have to be vigilant to make sure the miscarriages of justice that have been all too prevalent over the last 40 years must end,” New York Law School Professor Emeritus Michael Perlin told an audience of Stetson law school students and faculty gathered on March 23 on the Gulfport campus… » Read more


Professor Gardner returns to speak at United Nations as international wetlands expert

Stetson University College of Law professor and Institute for Biodiversity Law and Policy director Royal C. Gardner spoke at the United Nations in New York on March 21 on the importance of wetlands as ecosystems supporting global populations.  Professor Gardner is chair of the Scientific and Technical Review Panel of the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands for 2016-2018 and is an internationally recognized expert on wetland… » Read more


Daytona Beach News-Journal – March 23, 2016 – Professor Paul Boudreaux

Professor Paul Boudreaux is quoted in the March 23 Daytona Beach News-Journal article, “Daytona’s Orange Avenue merchants sue city over road work.”… » Read more


Joshua Karton receives lifetime achievement in advocacy award, Elizabeth Lippy professionalism award from Stetson law school

Stetson University College of Law has selected Joshua Karton for this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in Teaching Advocacy and American University Washington College of Law Professor Elizabeth L. Lippy for the Edward D. Ohlbaum Award. Both awards will be presented during the Educating Advocates Teaching Advocacy Skills Conference at Stetson law school in May. The Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes people who have fundamentally… » Read more


Stetson’s teams win National Ethics Trial Competition, three awards at ABA competition

Stetson University College of Law’s trial team members were named champions and won three awards at national competitions this past weekend in California and Illinois. (L-R): Nathan Bruemmer, Dan Kavanaugh, Silvia Amador and Kishantevia Carson. Stetson’s trial team of Silvia Amador, Nathan Bruemmer, Kishantevia Carson and Dan Kavanaugh won the National Ethics Trial Competition at the University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law in… » Read more


UN TV- March 21, 2016 – Professor Royal Gardner

Professor Royal Gardner appeared on UN TV on March 21 for World Water Day sharing his expertise in wetlands.… » Read more


CNN – March 19, 2016 – Professor Charles Rose

Professor Charles Rose spoke with CNN for the story, “How does Gawker survive Hogan verdict?”… » Read more


KPAM – March 18, 2016 – Professor Charles Rose

Professor Charles Rose did a live interview with KPAM radio in Oregon about limiting protesters’ access to presidential campaigns.… » Read more


The Ledger – March 16, 2016 – Dean Emeritus and Professor of Law Bruce Jacob

Dean Emeritus and Professor of Law Bruce Jacob is featured in the March 16 Ledger article, “Former Bartow lawyer recalls landmark case.”… » Read more


Stetson No. 1 Trial Advocacy, No. 3 Legal Writing in U.S. News

U.S. News & World Report has ranked Stetson University College of Law No. 1 in Trial Advocacy for the 18th time. Stetson ranked third in the nation for Legal Writing in the U.S. News 2017 “Best Grad Schools” issue. Stetson Law’s beautiful Gulfport campus. “Stetson’s commitment to excellence in advocacy is exemplified by our graduates,” said Stetson University President Wendy B. Libby, Ph.D. “When Stetson… » Read more